Poem Packet for Nov. 7 Visiting Writers Series →
A packet of some of the poems Shanna Compton, Anne Boyer and Maureen Thorson will read at Indian Springs on Nov. 7 at 7:30 pm. Click the title to download.
from Applies to Oranges
A poem by Visiting Writer Maureen Thorson: The orange is a sweet fruit. It grows on a tree. Kiddo, tell me more — how our lives recede into other people’s stories, how the worm crawls through the apple, how glass becomes a staple in countries without laughter. Stories. If you’ve other things to tell me, I’m telling you: don’t bother. If you’ve got a bridge to sell me, let me sell you the...
Sandra Beasley →
Tonight at 7:30 in the Library we’ll launch the Indian Springs Visiting Writers Series with writer Sandra Beasley.
Indian Springs Visiting Writers Series
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., October 6, 2011 — Indian Springs School (ISS) will host poet and nonfiction writer Sandra Beasley in its first installment of the ISS Visiting Writers Series on Monday, October 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the school’s Library Reading Room. Beasley will be reading from her two prize-winning books of poetry, I Was the Jukebox and Theories of Falling, as well as her memoir...