Events, Workshops, Pudding Magazine

Poetry Workshops

Poetry Salon Columbus,
by audition.
Poetry Salon Columbus
online until we're back to Rosedale International Center

2120 East 5th, Columbus Ohio

first Saturdays

9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.,

February through December. 

This is a highly regarded, long-running, well-published critiquing group.  Contact Rose M. Smith, for more information. 

Bistro Poets

Next meeting is Oct. 17, 2020

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.,

Information? Contact Sandy Feen at

Southern Ohio Writers/

Readers Collaborative

Next meeting: November 4, 2020  

Pump House Center for the Arts, 

 1 Enderlin Circle, Chillicothe, OH  

from 7:00-9:00 p.m. 

~Open to all~

Submit manuscripts for critique last Wednesday of the month.  

Contact Debra Gaskill at

Poetry Readings, Workshops

Coming-Recent, 2018- 2020

Join us Saturday! Hosted by WVU Libraries, Women of Appalachia Project and Kari Gunter-Seymour

Online Event - Register here:

The Wonder Cupboard is the newest collection, available from publisher Dianne Borsenik's NightBallet Press, or from my Contact tab, above.

Reading at Peripatetic Poets

Kathleen S. Burgess

September 20, 2020,  6:30-8:30 

via Zoom.

Pudding Magazine:

The Journal

of Applied Poetry


Eat Our Words

Next Reading: 

Details to follow.


Send up to 6 of your best poems or one piece of

short fiction to

Submissions for #70 are open.

Buy Pudding Magazine #69 or earlier issues. 

Subscriptions: $10/1; $30/4 

Reading with Bottom Dog Press Authors

Writers Conference

of Northern Appalachia

September 7, 2019, 1:00-2:00

Wheeling, West Virginia

Ekphrastic Poetry Reading  

Readings and Discussion on Artwork

in the Pizzuti Collection

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Decorative Arts Center of Ohio

145 E. Main St., Lancaster

Workshop on Ekphrastic Writing

Resources for Poets and Writers

Kathleen S. Burgess and Rikki Santer

May 1, 2019, 7:00-9:30,

Pump House Center for the Arts

1 Enderlin Circle

Chillicothe, OH


Reading at Peripatetic Poets

Kathleen S. Burgess

April 28, 2019,  6:30-8:30

St. Stephens Episcopal Church

30 Woodruff Avenue

Columbus, Ohio

The Ohioana Book Festival,

Panel presentation on memoir

10:45-11:30, April 27, 2019,  

Columbus Metropolitan Library

96 Grant St., Columbus, Ohio.

Other times, I'll be at table 4 

to the right of the entrance.

Borderlands: Poetry on the Edge

Kathleen S. Burgess with Jack Burgess 

at Main Street Books, 104 N. Main Street,

April 20, 2019, 2-4

Poetry Reading :

Kathleen S. Burgess, Rose M. Smith, Steve Abbott

Chillicothe and Ross Co. Library,

140 S. Paint St., Annex Room A,

Chillicothe OH 45601

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Open Mic Readings

Reading at Quinn Chapel A.M.E.

Kathleen S. and Jack D. Burgess

December 8, 2018

181 W. Main St.

Chillicothe, Ohio 45601

Reading at Gramercy Books

Poetry Night with Kathleen S. Burgess and R. Nikolas Macioci

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 7:00pm

Gramercy Books

2424 East Main Street

Bexley , OH 43209

Amey Van Voorhis's Book Club,

December 27, 2018:

The reading and discussion with these intelligent and insightful readers

was one of the most delightful in memory.

Reading at Quinn Chapel A.M.E.

Kathleen S. and Jack D. Burgess

December 8, 2018

181 W. Main St.

Chillicothe, Ohio 45601

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