Tag: poetry

Bury Me Under a Lilac by Katherine Gotthardt Is “Poetic Journey”

Bury Me Under a Lilac by Katherine Gotthardt Is “Poetic Journey”

Local author Katherine Gotthardt has released her fifth book, a collection of original poetry entitled, Bury Me Under a Lilac. Gotthardt calls the book “a poetic journey from birth through passing,”

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Bull Run Middle School Celebrates ‘Poem in Your Pocket Day’

Bull Run Middle School Celebrates ‘Poem in Your Pocket Day’

| May 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Students from Bull Run Middle School in Haymarket celebrated National Poem in Your Pocket Day by carrying around a poem and sharing them with their peers.

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Art Council Names New Prince William Poet Laureate

Art Council Names New Prince William Poet Laureate

The Prince William County Arts Council has named Kathy Smaltz of Nokesville Prince William Poet Laureate for 2016-18.

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UPDATED: Writers Groups Host Poet Laureate Event

UPDATED: Writers Groups Host Poet Laureate Event

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

This weekend, local poetry lovers may find themselves “In the Company of Laureates,” if they choose to attend the Sunday afternoon gathering at the Hylton Performing Arts Center.

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Local Teen Writers Win State Competition

Local Teen Writers Win State Competition

| August 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Writers Club has announced winners of their annual Teen Scholarship and Teen Golden Nib Contest competitions.

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Write by the Rails Founder Katherine Gotthardt Named to Northern VA Poetry Post

Write by the Rails Founder Katherine Gotthardt Named to Northern VA Poetry Post

The Poetry Society of Virginia has appointed Bristow poet Katherine M. Gotthardt Vice President of the Society’s Northern Region.

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Selection Panel Names Two Prince William Poets Laureate

Selection Panel Names Two Prince William Poets Laureate

Robert Scott of Haymarket, a novelist, and Alexandra “Zan” Hailey of Manassas, student at VCU, will share the position of Prince William Poet Laureate.

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Rising Writers of All Ages Gather to Share Knowledge, Experience

Rising Writers of All Ages Gather to Share Knowledge, Experience

Writers of all ages from around Prince William came together to share their knowledge of writing and publishing at the Write By the Rails (WBTR) first Rising Writer Workshop.

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Soon Prince William County will Have its own Poet Laureate.

Soon Prince William County will Have its own Poet Laureate.

| February 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

The Prince William Arts Council in cooperation with Write by the Rails is now seeking creative writers to apply for the position of poet laureate.

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Teen Writer Achieves Goal of Publication in Poetry Anthology

Teen Writer Achieves Goal of Publication in Poetry Anthology

| August 24, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

Creative Communications publications chose teen writer Renee Ordoobadi’s poem “Amalgamation” to be published in the premier section of their poetry anthology.

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