An Evening with an Artist - Tom Lyford
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About the Event
"Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility." -William Wordsworth
May's guest artist: Poet Tom Lyford . Tom achieved got his B.S. degree in Education (English major, history minor) from Farmington State College in ’68 and served as a high school English teacher for thirty-four years. In retirement, Tom works as a library clerk in Dover-Foxcroft. His writings often lean toward the humorous and the nostalgic. He has been published in Bangor Metro, Off the Coast, Wolf Moon Press Journal, Up North, Nerve Cowboy, The Bangor Daily News, and Maine Taproot: An Anthology of Verse. He’s published five poetry chapbooks, two anthologies, and two humorous memoirs.
Tom will be presenting his thoughts on poetry, reading selected poems, and follow up with a question and answer period.
For more information about Tom, visit www.tomlyford.com.
NOTE: There is no charge for this event. Light refreshments will be offered. Seating is limited, so reservations are required.
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