SATURDAY OCTOBER 17TH AT 11 AM in a LIVE EVENT– RACHEL STURGES will read from her new book of poetry you, genesis in a masked and socially distanced event outside behind The Toadstool Bookshop in Peterborough. The Peterborough Poetry Project is proud to announce the October publication of you, genesis by ConVal High School graduate Rachel Sturges. Rachel has performed dozens of readings of her own poetry and assisted young poets in a poetry writing workshop in celebration of Martin Luther King Day. Some of her poems are published in a book with a few other young poets called “I NEED TO SEE THIS ON PAPER” that was compiled by the writing group at Avenue A Teen Center in Antrim, NH. you, genesis is her first book of her own poems. Some poems contain mature language and themes.
Joining her will be Bill Chatfield founder of the Peterborough Poetry Project reading from his collection Out Of Darkness.
The books of both poets will be available at the bookstore. In the event of inclement weather preventing a reading both will be available to sign copies under the porch at the front of the store.