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Karla Linn Merrifield’s The Urn Book Launch (5-1)

The book launch for Karla Linn Merrifield‘s The Urn (Finishing Line Press) will be held Sunday, May 1, at 1 p.m. at the Lift Bridge Book Shop in Brockport.

Karla Linn Merrifield's The Urn

Come listen as she will also be reading new poems from the wilds of Florida to warm up your spring.

This event is free.

A recent “Best of the Net” nominee, five-time Pushcart Prize nominee, and National Park Artist-in-Residence, Karla Linn Merrifield has had poetry appear in dozens of publications as well as in many anthologies. She has six books to her credit, including Godwit: Poems of Canada, which received the 2009 Andrew Eiseman Writers Award forPoetry, and her new chapbook, The Urn, from Finishing Line Press. Forthcoming from Salmon Press is a full-length collection of poems, Athabaskan Fractal and Other Poems of the Far North. Currently in the works is a book of technologically themed poems, The Gizmo Girl’s Diary, as well as an application for a second National Park Artist Residency. She was the founding poetry editor of Sea Stories. Currently, Merrifield is a book reviewer and assistant editor for The Centrifugal Eye and moderator of the poetry blog Smothered Air. She also teaches at Writers & Books, Rochester, NY. You can read more about her and sample herpoems and photographs at http://karlalinn.blogspot.com. She resides in part-time in Kent, NY, and winters in North Fort Myers, FL.



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