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Poet Margaret Chula reads at the Astoria Library
Poet Margaret Chula reads at the Astoria Library

Astoria — Maggie Chula, a celebrated poet and world traveler, will visit the Astoria Library (450 10th St.) this week to read from her upcoming collection, “Daffodils at Twilight,” in celebration of National Poetry...

Native Astorian to talk about Finnish epic poem ‘The Kalevala’
Native Astorian to talk about Finnish epic poem ‘The Kalevala’

ASTORIA — Greg Jacob, a retired linguistics professor from Portland State University, will give a talk about the Finnish national epic The Kalevala at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 15, at Suomi Hall, 244 W. Marine Drive.

Jacob will discuss the...

Author to teach detective writing workshop

ASTORIA — Author and publisher Matt Love will teach a writing workshop called “Finding the Detective Within” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at a private home in Astoria.

The workshop is for writers of nonfiction...

Discover the magic of writing at Sou’Wester workshop
Discover the magic of writing at Sou’Wester workshop

SEAVIEW, WASH. — Writing is Magic at the Sou’Wester, 3728 J Place, in April.

Two workshops highlight the magic of language with Nick Jaina and Olivia Pepper on Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., April 8 and 15.

This class will be an...

The Bookmonger: Trilogy wraps up just in time
The Bookmonger: Trilogy wraps up just in time

Fans of Randy Henderson’s brand of urban fantasy need wait no longer — the third volume of his Familia Arcana trilogy has just arrived in bookstores. Readers who became acquainted with necromancer Finn Gramaraye in the previous books,...

Poetry is the star at Winecraft

ASTORIA — Poetry is the star at Winecraft on Tuesday, April 4, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Ric’s Poetry Mic. Sign up at 6:45 p.m.

Poets get 5 minuets per reading.

Winecraft is at the foot of 10th Street on the west end of the...

Adelaide’s hosts local authors

Ocean Park, Wash. — Adelaide’s Coffee & Books hosts local author Kent D. Walsh for a book signing an talk about his new book, “In Search of the Pink Seagull,” from 1-4 p.m. Friday, March 31. Adelaide’s is...

Word & Image open for submissions through March 31
Word & Image open for submissions through March 31

MANZANITA — Entries will be accepted through March 31 for the third-annual Word & Image project, a summer exhibit at the Hoffman Center for the Arts pairing artists and writers to create original work, each in response to the...

Sou’Wester Lodge hosts readings, music

SEAVIEW, Wash. — The Sou’Wester Lodge will host an evening of live music and Portland author readings from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 11.

Music will be performed by Portland bands The Morals and Jessica Dennison + Jones.

‘Truly deep’
‘Truly deep’
20th annual FisherPoets Gathering celebrates oral tradition, the human experience

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