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Poetry as gravity? Review of Hopewell Township poet Rich Hemmings’ “Orbits Around a Lightless Star”

What is good poetry? What is poetry, even? Does poetry matter? How does poetry function or even subsist in a modern world? These are questions that, depending on who is doing the asking, can either enrich or distract from our … Continue reading

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York poet Rich Hemmings’ latest collection available on Kindle

Poet Rich Hemmings of York has released a book of poetry through the locally-based PoemSugar Press called “Orbits Around a Lightless Star,” and a Kindle edition is now available for $3.99, according to the press’ Facebook page. Hemmings resides in … Continue reading

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A spoonful of PoemSugar: Carla Christopher’s indie poetry press

  York’s Poet Laureate hates sleep. Actually, I’m sure she loves sleep. I’m just not convinced she gets any because she’s too busy writing poetry, promoting poetry, attending poetry events (which, in the York region, are many), and booking/coordinating/producing a … Continue reading

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TONIGHT: Poetry at The Parliament, featuring Rich Hemmings

Support the arts on Black Friday! Tonight’s Poetry at The Parliament event will feature Hanover poet Rich Hemmings. The event is sponsored by Missi McLaren, and an uncensored open mic will follow. Coffee and snacks will be available. The Parliament … Continue reading

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Poetry events for second half of November, including 3 TONIGHT

I know I missed some events earlier this month (sorry!), but here is a good rundown of poetic happenings in York, Lancaster, Harrisburg, Hanover and Camp Hill for the remainder of November:

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