Join us for a reading or book signing appearance near you!

(If none of these is near you, suggest a place you know!)

 

Tues. Feb. 6, 7:00 pm
featured reading, “Simple Gifts” series
Columbia Friends Meeting, 120 Pisgah Church Road, Columbia, SC 29203
Simple Gifts is hosted by Al Black on the first Tuesday of every month. It opens with a local songwriter and ends with an open mike, with the featured poet in between. Refreshments are
provided by the Columbia Peace Pole Initiative. Click here for details.

Sat. Feb. 17, 4:30-7:00 pm
open mike at The Crazy Book Lady
5058 Allatoona Gateway, Acworth, GA 30101
Wing will be hosting this monthly event, unless he is otherwise booked,
and will take a turn with the other performers. Pass the word to poets you know.

SUN. FEB. 25, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
Winter Earth Poetry Workshop
POSTPONED due to winter weather. NOTE NEW DATE!
Connally Nature Park, East Point
(park across the street at 2257 Mulberry St., East Point GA 30344)
Click here for details.

Wed., March 20
O-STEAM Fest
at the Outdoor Activity Center
1442 Richland Rd SW, Atlanta, GA 30310
Co-sponsored by the West Atlanta Watershed Alliance and the Atlanta Science Festival, this all-day outdoor fair offers families and kids a chance to connect to nature on the trails of Bush Mountain, a 26-acre urban nature preserve in SW Atlanta, while learning about forest biodiversity, plant/animal/insect identification, soil, art and crafts, and music of the outdoors. Wing will be sharing poetry as people pass through his station and collecting their contributions for a group poem about the forest.

Sun.. April 14, 10:00 am
“Wild Awe,” a collaboration with pastor & poet Marti Keller
for Earth Month/National Poetry Month
Auburn Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
450 E. Thach Ave., Auburn, AL 36830
Marti will share her pulpit with Wing for a 20-minute
presentation and at other points during this special service.

Mon. April 22Earth Day
Wing is tentatively on the program of the Wylde Center’s Earth Day celebration in Decatur.

Sun., April 28 (time & place TBA)
Book Launch: Washed in the Hurricane
Join Wing to welcome his next book into the world!

Sat. May 11, 2:00-4:00 pm
“After Speaking Too Loudly in a Quiet Place”
with Elise Witt
Woodlands Garden, 932 Scott Blvd., Decatur GA 30030
Wing and Luz will join songleader Elise Witt to celebrate this 7-acre forest wonderland in the midst of the city, culminating with a group performance of the title poem. Stay tuned for details.

Sun. May 19, 11:00 am
First Existentialist Congregation, 470 Candler Park Dr. NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
Wing will be the featured speaker at First E’s regular Sunday service.

Sun. July 21
“Art in Nature”
Wylde Center / Oakhurst Garden, 435 Oakview Rd, Decatur, GA 30030
Wing presents the July installment in this monthly series: a special “Earth Poetry” workshop for teens 12-18 years of age.