Poetry Spotlight

Featured poet

Hope Whitby

reading from her new book

Traveling the River

followed by

An Open Mic Period

Sign up at the door - first come first served.





"Weaving Japanese forms of Haiku, Tanka, and Haibun with memories of her girlhood in rural Virginia, Hope Whitby beautifully and memorably captures a poet’s coming of age in her debut collection, Traveling the River."


Reviews and Media

Fist to the Heart (review on INKQUEERY): http://www.inkqueery.com/2019/04/fist-to-heart.html


Lohmann: A bookmobile, a gas station and the making of an author (Richmond Times Dispatch Feature Story): https://www.richmond.com/life/bill-lohmann/lohmann-a-bookmobile-a-gas-station-and-the-making-of/article_c3d49d83-aa7b-53a8-b9a3-84546fbc57a0.html


An Interview with Hope Whitby (Life in 10 Minutes Craft Blog): https://www.lifein10minutes.com/blog/2019/3/10/an-interview-with-hope-whitby

Event date: 

Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Event address: 

536 Granite Ave
Richmond, VA 23226
Traveling the River Cover Image
By Hope Whitby, Lisa Mistry (Cover Design by), Llewellyn Hensley (Designed by)
ISBN: 9781949246032
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Life in 10 Minutes - May 2nd, 2019