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Wednesday is once again, anything can happen day. Every Wednesday BlazeVOX will feature, in our new BXtraordinary series, a poem from a new book, a short video poetry reading, a fiction story or anything else that seems relevant to the day. We will choose from one of the hundreds of titles of great works in the BlazeVOX catalog. Anything can happen, so tune in each week! Here’s today’s poem : A video featuring Leah Umansky reading from her new book, Domestic Uncertainties. Hurray and thanks for stopping by!
Old Age Home by Burt Kimmelman
The Writers Almanac with Garrison Keillor
Hurray! It’s Wednesday and we have a delight for you today! Today and next week we are featuring readings from the brand new reading series in Buffalo, Silo City Poetry series run by Noah Falck and Rachelle Toarmino. SILO CITY READING SERIES is a summer reading series in Buffalo, New York's Silo City @ Childs Street.
Come back next week when we will follow up on this wonderful reading! We have the video of Matt Hart’s reading too! Hurray! Happy Wednesday!
Author: Alexis Ivy
BlazeVOX book: Romance With Small Time Crooks
Bio: Alexis Ivy is a student of literature at Harvard University. Her poems have appeared in a variety of publications, including Main Street Rag, Tar River Poetry, Eclipse, and J Journal. She has worked in the kitchen of a homeless shelter, invented names for wallpaper designs, served as poetry editor of Coin Flip Shuffle, and is the operations manager for Poem Works: Workshop for Publishing Poets. She grew up in Boston Massachusetts, and currently lives there.