The Lahaska Bookshop in Peddlers Village will host its monthly poetry reading series, “Poetry is Not a Dirty Word,” with the featured poet, Marie Kane. Open mic to follow. Join this intimate and vibrant community of poetry lovers for an evening of original poems and a variety of voices.
Marie Kane is a three-time Pushcart Prize nominee. Her poetry has appeared in the Bellevue Literary Review, Adanna Journal, Wordgathering, The Meadowland Review, and many others. Kane has published one full-length book and two chapbooks. She has placed second in the international New Hampshire Poetry Society contest. She is the 2006 Pennsylvania Bucks County Poet Laureate, and the final judge for two scholastic poetry contests—one regional, one national. Kane and her husband, artist Stephen Millner, were awarded the Muse of Bucks County award in 2017 for their many contributions to the literary community of Bucks County. They live in Yardley, PA.