Open Bard with Trish Hopkinson
November's Featured Poet is Trish Hopkins of Provo, UT.
About Trish Hopkinson
Trish Hopkinson has always loved words—in fact, her mother tells everyone she was born with a pen in her hand. A Pushcart nominated poet, she has been published in several anthologies and journals, including Stirring, Pretty Owl Poetry, and The Penn Review; and her third chapbook Footnote was published by Lithic Press in 2017. Hopkinson is co-founder of a regional poetry group, Rock Canyon Poets, and Editor-in-Chief of the group’s annual poetry anthology entitled Orogeny. She is a product director by profession and resides in Utah with her handsome husband and their two outstanding children. You can follow Hopkinson on her blog where she shares information on how to write, publish, and participate in the greater poetry community at http://trishhopkinson.com/.
Open Bard Line-up for 2017/2018:
October 5th :Wayne Miller (Denver, CO) *Winner of 2017 Colorado Book Award for Poetry*
November 2: Trish Hopkinson (Provo,UT)
December 7: Danny Rosen (Fruita, CO)
January 4: Ellen Metrick and Erika Moss Gordon (Norwood, CO/ Ridgway, CO)
February 1: Youth Night at the Wright with Douglas Jones and the WordHorde (Gunnison,CO)
March 1: Jodie Hollander (Avon, CO)
April 5: David Feela (Cortez, CO)
May 3: 2nd Annual Local Poets Night
Doors and Cash Bar for all Open Bard events are at 6pm. Reading begins at 6:30. $5 Entry or purchase a “Bard Card” for the whole season for just $20.