Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Book Launch May 12

with cameo appearance by poet Rupert Fike!
Saturday, May 12, 4 p.m.
Atlanta Shambhala Center
1447 Church Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Supported in part by Poets & Writers
~ Reception to follow ~ 

Please note that Louise is offering Free Readings to Intown Book Clubs -- email her at louiserunyon@aol.com if you're interested! Please Like/Share on Facebook!  https://www.facebook.com/louise.runyon.7If you cannot attend but would like to order a book, please scroll down for how to order.

This book is a manifesto on the wisdom, strength, needs and desires of older women – the rising demographic in our country.  It is also a testament to women of the previous generation, “who have brought us safe this far.”  The poems are inspired by working the earth in Decatur, Georgia; a love of the Southern Appalachians; the current political situation; the experience of writing in Italian; and the status of older women in relationship to men.  Included also are two short prose pieces – a life story in fable format and a summary of Runyon’s work as a dancer/choreographer.  The book affirms that older women will not go gently into this goodnight, the last phase of our lives.  Louise Morgan Runyon is a dancer/choreographer, political activist, urban farmer, student of Italian, and former steelworker as well as poet.  Please go to "Poetry" page on this site for sample poems.

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