This site will keep you up-to-date on all WordTemple events and publications. Whether it’s a WordTemple Poetry Series reading in Sonoma County or San Francisco, a WordTemple radio program on Santa Rosa’s NPR affiliate, KRCB 91.1 FM, or a chapbook published by the Small Change Series of WordTemple Press, you’ll find all information here! In addition, you’ll find a poem posted now and then that may inspire you to read more of the featured poet — or to write your own poem. So click around the site and enjoy!
A note about the WordTemple Poetry Series: This series has been called one of the best in the nation and has hosted the following poets, among many, many others!
Dana Gioia, Willis Barnstone, Gillian Conoley, Sharon Doubiago, Robert Hass, Brenda Hillman, Jane Hirshfield, Paul Hoover, Carolyn Kizer, Diane Di Prima, August Kleinzahler, Michael McClure, David Meltzer, Ishmael Reed, FD Reeve, Kay Ryan, Philip Shultz, Lee Slonimsky, Melissa Stein, the Wordwind Chorus, Al Young and more. So click on the WordTemple Poetry Series tab and check out our future readers!