Come enjoy a summer evening in the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden with Santa Barbara poets and beekeepers in praise of bees. Co-hosted by Diane August and Chryss Yost. Free with admission (let’s support our local pollinator paradise!). Books will be available for purchase. Honey tasting provided by the Santa Barbara Beekeepers Guild. Sunday, June 28, […]
Through the Shoreline Voices Project, Gunpowder Press publishes theme collections by Santa Barbara and area poets. The first book in the series, Buzz: Poet Respond to SWARM, is a collaborative effort of Gunpowder, Ganna Walska Lotusland, and the poets.
The submission period for the 2016 Spacks Prize is now open. The Barry Spacks Poetry Prize, awarded to an original full-length manuscript of poems. The prize honors Barry Spacks, an influential poet and teacher. The winning poet will have their manuscript published by Gunpowder Press, with 50 author copies and an award of $500. Gunpowder […]