Pat’s Latest Book

from Oxford University Press

how the light

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Pat's poem, Barry Moser's illustration. Proceeds to AWA outreach. For the text of the poem, click here.

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I will be reading from my new, forthcoming book of poems on Saturday, October 14th in Amherst, and celebrating two new books from Amherst Writers & Artists Press by North Carolina AWA writers, Annie Fahy and Ellen Summers.

Two winners of the Pat Schneider Poetry Contest will also read their winning poems. Judge Sue Walker, Alabama Poet Laureate.

Time: 2 pm Saturday, October 14
Place: Jones Library, 43 Amity Street, Amherst.

Come join us!


Amherst Writers & Artists (AWA) is the organization that is carrying on the work Pat established and carried on for more than 30 years. To discover how you can write with an AWA Method Group, or become trained as an AWA facilitator, please click this link.