GRACE BUTCHER & DAVID ADAMS
Poets Grace Butcher and David Adams will read at Mac's on Wednesday, November 8th at 7 p.m. followed by an open mic.
Grace Butcher is a poet that can be defined not only by her work as writer and teacher but by her avocations: running, motorcycles and horses. A contemporary of d.a. levy, Grace was first published in little magazines and mimeo publications in the l960's. Grace taught English for more than 25 years at the Geauga campus of Kent State University. She is a life-long runner and former U.S. half-mile champion, a motorcyclist and former columnist for Rider magazine. Her books include Before I Go Out on the Road, Child, House, World, Greatest Hits 1965-2000 (Pudding House Press) and Rumors of Ecstasy.
David Adams is the author of several book and chapbooks including Waiting Places: Poems of Advent Seasons 1969-2016, Looking the Other Way (Blue Shale Books 2013), Room for Darkness, Room for Light (Blue Shale 2009) and Evidence of Love (Finishing Line 2004).