Nov. 3- C A CONRAD, AMY KING, BRUCE COVEY
CA Conrad’s childhood included selling cut flowers along the highway for his mother & helping her shoplift. He escaped to Philadelphia the first chance he got where he lives & writes today with the PhillySound poets.
Soft Skull Press published his book Deviant Propulsion in 2006. The Frank Poems is forthcoming in 2008 from CHAX Press.
A new series of poems titled- (Soma)tic Midge – is also forthcoming from FAUX Press in late 2007.
Amy King is the author of I¹m the Man Who Loves You and Antidotes for
an Alibi, both from BlazeVOX Books, and The People Instruments
(Pavement Saw Press). She teaches creative writing and English at
Nassau Community College, is the editor-in-chief for the literary arts
journal MiPOesias, and is the editor for the Buffalo Poetics List. Visit amyking.org for more!
Bruce Covey is Lecturer of Creative Writing at Emory University and the author of The Greek Gods as Telephone Wires, Elapsing Speedway Organism, and Ten Pins, Ten Frames. His recent poems also appear in Aufgabe, Columbia Poetry Review, Parthenon West, Lungfull, OCHO, Jacket, and other journals. He edits the web-based poetry magazine Coconut and curates the What’s New in Poetry reading series in Atlanta.