Ashes and All, Marjorie Keyishian’s new book of poetry is reviewed by Adele Kenny in the 2016 winter edition of Tiferet a journal Literature, Art, & Creative Spirit. (on pg. 51)


Dr. Owen Lewis (Sometimes Full of Daylight, and Best Man) reads his first prize winning poem in the “open” category, “At Tribeca’s Edge.”


Dos Madres Author is top winner in the 2016 Open and NHS Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine. The Open International First Prize went to Owen Lewis MD, a clinical psychiatry professor at Columbia University, New York City and Visiting Professor at Einstein Medical College.

Cincinnati Poet Laureate Pauletta Hansel Announcement Ceremony

Cincinnati Poet Laureate Announcement of Pauletta Hansel as the first Poet Laureate of the City will be held in a ceremony at the Mercantile Library, 414 Walnut St, 11th floor, April 15, 5:30 to 7pm.


A memorable evening of great art and literature. Music, free appetizers and the kind of arts-inspired camaraderie that fulfills the creative spirit. Student award winning writers and artists, TMC Writer-in-residence Dick Hague, author of Burst – Poems Quickly, During the Recent Extinctions, and Where Drunk Men Go. As well as authors from the community will […]

Tangle by Pauletta Hansel

We are proud and deeply honored to announce that Pauletta Hansel, author of First Person, What I Did There, and Tangle has been chosen as Cincinnati’s first Poet Laureate.

Invent[st]ory by Eileen Tabios

Eileen Tabios author of INVENT[ST]ORY has three poems featured in the online journal SPRUNG POETRY

Time Capsule/Cultural Critique Writer's Table

Dick Hague author of Burst – poems quickly, During the Recent Extinctions, and Where Drunk Men Go, lead a Time Capsule/Cultural Critique Writer’s Table, Monday, March 21st from 12-12:50 in TMC’s Chancellor’s Room.

Stignatz & The User of Vicenza by Rick Mullin

Rick Mullin author of Soutine, Coelacanth, and Sonnets from the Voyage of the Beagle, has had his latest volume of poetry Stignatz and the User of Vicenza reviewed by At The Inkwell‘s Benjamin Scmittt.

Swim Your Way Back by Karen George

Karen George author of Swim Your Way Back will be reading her work along with poet, Karen Jaquish, Wednesday March 30, 7 PM, at the Pendleton Art Center as part of the Pendleton Poetry Cincinnati Reading Series.

Blue Nocturne by W. Nick Hill

On Thursday, April 7, 2016 Northwind Reading Series will present Walter Nickerson Hill, author of And We’d Understand Crows Laughing, and Blue Nocturne, and Gary Lemons reading from their work.

Stignatz & The User of Vicenza by Rick Mullin

Rick Mullin, author of Soutine, Coelacanth, Sonnets from the Voyage of the Beagle, and Stignatz & The User of Vicenza, will be featured at the Dead Bards series at the Venice Island Performing Arts Center in Philadelphia (7 Lock Street), 8:00 pm, Monday, March 14. There will be an open mic.

Best Man by Owen Lewis

Owen Lewis, author of Sometimes Full of Daylight, and Best Man, has had his poem “At Tribeca’s Ridge” short-listed for the Open category of the 2016 Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine.

Best Man by Owen Lewis

John Maroney recently interviewed Owen Lewis concerning his new book of poems, Best Man. Owen Lewis is also author of Sometimes Full of Daylight. John Maroney IV is a student at Xavier University majoring in English with a minor in writing. He will graduate in 2016.

Bottom Dog Press Reading

Dos Madres authors Dick Hague and Mike Henson will appear along with poet Sherry Cook Stanforth, and publisher Larry Smith of Bottom Dog Press, offering songs and readings as part of the Thomas More College Visiting Author Series at Joseph Beth Booksellers.