Join us for the Long Beach Poetry Book Fair brought to you by Sadie Girl Press and Silver Star Laboratory! From 12-5 pm, on Saturday, October 20th, we are taking over the back room at MADE by Millworks. We will be showcasing local authors and small press publishers from Long Beach and beyond, including Arroyo Seco Press, Moon Tide Press, Los Nietos Press, and Everybody Publishing. There will be books and books galore! Meet the publishers and the poets. Buy signed copies from the authors. Listen to poets share some of their work.
Many details to be announced soon, including featured poets and more!
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We’re excited to have 3 more events to celebrate the release of Incandescent Mind: Selfish Work:
Wednesday, December 6th with Two Poets Peddling Poetry at the Ugly Mug. Featured contributors will be JL Martindale, LeAnne Hunt, and Steve Ramirez.
Saturday, December 9th at Poetry, Music, & Makers Backyard Bazaar in Bixby Knolls. SGP poets Sarah Thursday, Terry Wright, Chestina Craig, and Larry Duncan will be featuring their work, as well as contributors, Alex Diffin, Boris Ingles, Brenda Prisk Matea, Robin Axworthy, Mahsa Hosseini, and Marc Cid.
Saturday, January 6th at Pondwater in Covina. Featuring Daniel McGinn, Terri Niccum, and art by Ed Baines.
On Saturday, August 26th, 2017, we will be joining in a celebration of women in poetry hosted by Nicelle Davis! Back-to-back featured female poets and over 15 literary organizations will be gathering in Griffith Park. Check out the Facebook event page or the website for more details.
Join us to celebrate the release of Incandescent Mind: Issue Two, Winter 2017! This full-color journal is packed with poetry, prose, and art centered around the subject of mental and emotional health. 64 authors and artists share their perspectives in the second installment by Sadie Girl Press.
Saturday, January 28th from 2-5 pm at MADE by Millworks 240 Pine Ave. in Long Beach RSVP on Facebook
Friday, February 3rd from 7-9 pm at Half-Off Books 6708 Greenleaf Ave in Whittier RSVP on Facebook
Saturday, March 4th from 3-5 pm at Santa Catalina Branch Library 999 E Washington Blvd in Pasadena RSVP on Facebook
Featured readers and artists will share their work from the book (TBA) and a limited open mic will be available for sharing your poems about mental and emotional health!
Books will be for sale for $15 at the events. Presale and bulk discounts available online. Use the code “PRESALE20” https://squareup.com/store/sadiegirlpress/item/incandescent-mind-issue-two-winter
Sadie Girl Press is pleased to announce the launch of our new partnership with MADE by Millworks. MADE is a lovely store located in downtown Long Beach at 240 Pine Ave, that focuses on locally made products. They have graciously agreed to provide space to sell our Sadie Girl Press books. To celebrate this new location, we are having a special Sadie Girl Press reading, as well as meet the authors and artists!
Nancy Lynée Woo
Terry Ann Wright
Ken Oddist Jones
and live art by Esmeralda Villalobos
Additional features to be announced!
Feel free to arrive early and browse the amazing products in the store by local vendors. There is free two-hour parking in the parking structure on 3rd St.
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Cover art by Ricardo Vidana
We are extremely thrilled to announce the official release date for Incandescent Mind: Issue One, Summer 2016 for Saturday, August 6th, from 2-5 pm at Fox Coffee House. We also have additional confirmed event dates on Wednesday, August 10th, from 8-10 pm at the Ugly Mug in Orange and Friday, August 26th, from 7-10 pm at Half-Off Book in Whittier. Please check the Sadie Girl Press page on Facebook for more information.
Long Beach, August 6th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1688797314709729/
Orange, August 10th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1109662402426340/
Whittier, August 26th: https://www.facebook.com/events/826050787526153/