Category Archives: Poetry

New! Poem of the month contest comes to Book Buzz

Poetry is coming from Versify to Book Buzz! If you’ve written poetry for Versify before, you know the drill. There’s a monthly prompt with a theme, and I challenge you to write poems about that theme. There are no prizes, … Continue reading

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Julie Kress launches poetry collection with mass appeal

When Hanover poet Julie Kress is inspired, she finds a quiet place to write. Usually outdoors. “I write everything by hand, and when I have a few poems, I’ll put them in the computer,” Kress said. The 31-year-old Hanover native … Continue reading

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Poetry submission: ‘Together, The World’

Together we stand, united as one. The key to life is to never be done. Remain a student forever to expand your mind, Open your third eye to the things hard to find. We are the world, we should all … Continue reading

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“to linger on hot coals” and other poetry that addresses grief

Writers Paige Cole and Catherine Bayly will be joined by Angie Yingst and Devany LeDrew from 2 to 4 p.m. June 28 for a free event at Midtown Scholar Bookstore, according to a news release.   The writers, who contributed to … Continue reading

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Versify offers gift ideas for poetry lovers

Stacia Fleegal offers gift ideas for poetry lovers this holiday season on Versify, York Daily Record/Sunday News’ poetry blog.

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YorkArts’ Writer’s Eye Competition focuses on local art

YorkArts in downtown York, Pa., will accept short stories and poems for its Writer’s Eye competition through Jan. 4, 2014.

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Celebrate local authors at Midtown Scholar July 27

Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg will host book signings with several southcentral Pa. authors July 27, 2013.

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Springettsbury Twp. author Gloria Duke releases ‘From Mourning to Morning’

Springettsbury Township author Gloria Duke released “From Mourning to Morning: When Heaven and Earth Merge” via Tate Publishing March 26, 2013.

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Midtown Scholar hosts book signings with area authors May 25

Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg will host book signings with four local authors at 2 p.m. May 25, 2013, in Harrisburg.

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