Friday, March 07, 2008


Here is a letter from poet Sally Van Doren to members of the St. Louis Poetry Center:

Dear Friends and Family,
I am happy to announce that my book of poems, "Sex at Noon Taxes," which won the Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets, has just been published by Louisiana State University Press. It will soon be available in St. Louis at Left Bank Books, Barnes and Noble, and Borders and online at Amazon and other major chains.
In case you are interested, my St. Louis reading schedule is as follows:
Tonight, Thursday, March 6: 7:00-8:00 pm: KDHX Radio, 88.1 FM. Guest on "Literature for the Halibut."
Monday, March 17: 7:30 pm: Duff's Restaurant, for "River Styx at Duff's Reading Series."
Tuesday, April 1, 1:00 pm: "2008 Meramec Writing Festival," Meramec Community College.
Wednesday, April 30, 7:00 pm: University of Missouri-St. Louis, Gallery 210, St. Louis, MO.
Thursday, September 11, 7:00 pm: St. Louis Public Library, Schlafly Branch.
Thanks so much for your support and interest in my writing!