Join us for an evening of poetry with local poets Peggy Billings, Jon Frankel, and Bridget Meeds on Thursday, November 14 at 7:00 pm.
Peggy Billings, a native of Mississippi, has lived on a farm near Trumansburg since 1989. She is the author of Half-Light and a contributor to Tracing the Path. Before her retirement, she worked for many years for peace and social justice in the United States, and for democracy and human rights in Korea.
Jon Frankel is a poet and novelist, involved in one way or another with Ithaca writers since 1988. He is the author Specimen Tank (under the penname Buzz Callaway), and is a contributor to Tracing the Path. He is the father of five children and has worked for many years at the Cornell University Library.
Bridget Meeds is a poet whose work has been published in the American Poetry Review, the Seneca Review, Witness, Stone Canoe, and other publications. Her books include Light, Tuning the Beam, and Audience, and she is a contributor to Tracing the Path. She is the mother of two children and works in Alumni Affairs and Development at Cornell University.