Long Island has been blessed with various accomplished and invigorating poets laureate who help spread the art and encourage it. For the first time, their work has been put together in an anthology made easy for the average poet/reader to appreciate.
Laurels features poetry by the various poets laureate of Suffolk and Nassau county, as well as a few thoughts from the laureates themselves.
Laurels seeks to fill the need of a concise and easy way for the Long Island poet and poetry fan to become familiar with the work of and the timeline of the local poets laureate.
Edited by Bards Initiative President James P. Wagner (Ishwa)
Featuring Poetry by:
George Wallace David Axelrod Tammy Nuzzo-Morgan Ed Stever Pramila Venkateswaran Robert Savino
Maxwell Corydon Wheat Jr. Gayl Teller Linda Opyr Mario Susko Lorraine Conlin
Laurels Editor James P. Wagner with 5 of Long Island's Poets Laureate: Lorraine Conlin, EdStever, Tammy Nuzzo-Morgan, Pramila Venkateswaran and Robert Savino
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Join Us April 8th for the Book Launch!!
Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site
246 Old Walt Whitman Rd, West Hills, New York 11746
Join several of the poets laureate from this book including George Wallace Lorraine Conlin Ed Stever Pramila Venkateswarn Robert Savino Gayl Teller
and possibly more for a reading and a Q and A!
Open-mic to follow the laureates reading as time allows.