Gary Metras

Easthampton, MA 01027-1227
(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

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)
North Dakota Quarterly, Poetry, Poetry East, Rosebud, The Common
Prizes Won: 
Poet Laureate of the City of Easthamtpon, Mass. Inducted April 14, 2018Mass. 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

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Prefers to work with: 
Teachers, Teenagers
Born in: 
Holyoke, United States
Raised in: 
Chicopee, MA, United States
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Last updated: May 02, 2018