Archive for December, 2018

12/29 Staghorn Presents Silsbe & Solarczyk @ Staghorn Garden Cafe

Posted in Events with tags , , , on December 19, 2018 by 6GPress

Last one of 2018…

Join Staghorn Poetry Series for some sanity after the holidays with local poets Scott Silsbe and Bart Solarczyk, 4pm, Saturday, December 29th at Staghorn Garden Cafe (517 Greenfield Ave. 15207).

Bios:
Scott Silsbe was born in Detroit and grew up down the river from there. He now lives in Pittsburgh. His poems have appeared in numerous periodicals and have been collected in the three books: Unattended Fire (2012), The River Underneath the City (2013), and Muskrat Friday Dinner (2017). He is also an assistant editor at Low Ghost Press.

Bart Solarczyk grew up on the South Side of Pittsburgh and now lives in the North Hills. He has been publishing poems in various places for the past 35 years. Most recently his work has appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Lilliput Review, Big Hammer and Alien Buddha Cums To Jesus 2. He is the author of 9 chapbooks. A full length collection of poems, Tilted World, is upcoming from Low Ghost Press.

12/7 December at CNF – Holiday Book Market

Posted in Events with tags , , on December 4, 2018 by 6GPress

FRIDAY…

Join Creative Nonfiction for our holiday open house and book market featuring Karen’s Book Row. During the December art crawl, our space will be your one-stop-shop for picking up Pittsburgh writers’ books, enjoying holiday libations, and mingling with local authors. Invite the gang and come hang with ours!

Karen’s Book Row specializes in feminist fiction, LGBT lit, African American authors, international lit, and counterculture reads. During the CNF Holiday Book Market, the bookstand will have a spotlight on memoir and other nonfiction.

PLUS: DIY gift wrapping, a photo booth, & free booze and food.

Friday, December 7 // 6 pm – 10 pm
Creative Nonfiction Foundation // 5119 Coral Street
Free