Gary Metras

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Easthampton, MA 01027-1227
Phone: 
(413) 527-3324

Author's Bio

Readings include: Sarah Lawrence College, Kent St. Univ., U. of Detroit, Assumption Col., Grolier Bookshop, Newton (MA) Arts Ctr., UMass-Amherst. Editor and printer of Adastra Press (profiled in P&W- -Sept.-Oct 2008). Workshops include: NH Writers Guild, Walloon (MI) Writers Retreat, Mt. Holyoke Col.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Francis d'Assisi 2008
(Finishing Line Press, 2008)
, Greatest Hits
(Pudding House Publications, 2007)
, Seagull Beach
(Adastra Press, 1995)
, The Moon in the Pool
(Presa Press, 2015)
, Two Bloods
(Split Oak Press, 2010)
, Until There Is Nothing Left
(Ridgeway Press, 2003)
Journals: 
North Dakota Quarterly, Poetry, Poetry East, Rosebud, The Common
Prizes Won: 
Mass. Fellowship in Poetry (1985)

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
The Dance Most of All by Jack Gilbert
,
For the Sake of the Light by Tom Sexton
,
Little Things by Harry Smith
,
The Autobiography of Donovan by Donovan Leitch

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Teachers, Teenagers
Born in: 
Holyoke, United States
Raised in: 
Chicopee, MA, United States
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Last updated: Jul 02, 2015