Award-Winning Author Elizabeth Raum: Receptions And Autographs

On Wednesday, January 18th, nonfiction author Elizabeth Raum will be at Ellen Hopkins Elementary and Robert Asp Elementary as part of a collaboration between the schools. She will sign autographs that morning in Ellen Hopkins’ library before presenting to classes during their alternating library times. Raum, a former teacher and librarian, has written nearly 100…
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Poetry Rag Provides A Voice For Writers

Since October, a monthly journal known as The Poetry Rag has been circulating throughout Fargo, Moorhead, and Grand Forks. It can be found in local coffee shops, bookstores, record stores, and other small businesses that carry free publications. The two masterminds behind The Poetry Rag are its creator Joe Bertrand and editor Kendra Smith. Depending…
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Definitely Not A Kid’s Book

Back in 2015, local poet L. Reuben Willis released his poetry book, Dog and Fox, and Other Musings through Amazon’s CreateSpace publishing platform and Kindle Direct Publishing, complete with photographs as visual aids. More recently, Willis has come out with a very different collection entitled Losing My Religion: Wooing and Losing a Goddess, a set…
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North Dakota’s Poet Laureate Visits Fargo

On Sunday the 25th, Zandbroz Variety hosted North Dakota’s Poet Laureate Larry Woiwode, who’s currently a writer in residence at the University of Jamestown. The author of many works of fiction and nonfiction in addition to poetry, Woiwode read from his latest compilation, Land of Sunlit Ice. This limited-edition chapbook was designed, edited, and hand-printed…
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Children’s Book Author Patricia Polacco To Present At Local Schools

For more information on presentation times and locations, contact the DGF Public School District at 218-477-6805, or Moorhead Area Public Schools at 218-284-3300. This Monday, the 26th, children’s book author and illustrator Patricia Polacco will be at three of Moorhead’s local elementary schools, courtesy of the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (DGF) Public School District. A much sought-after guest…
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