Author Archives: Katherine Gekker

Virtual Poetry Reading, May 28, 7:30 pm

Friends, hope you’ll consider tuning in to this virtual poetry reading with Joan Cooper, Sharon Sheppard, and me, Thursday, May 28, 7:30 pm. Hosted by Eastern Shore Writers Association. Thanks!

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Virtual Reading with Courtney LeBlanc, Katherine Young, and me

Link here to listen to Courtney LeBlanc, Katherine Young, and me read at this Virtual Event: An Evening with Local Poets

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Thank you, Katherine Young, for including my poem, “Overnight Maples Turn into Pumpkins,” in “Written in Arlington,” forthcoming from Gargoyle Press / Paycock Press.

Arlington County Poet Laureate “It’s like that other sunset when the tops of the oaks glowed yellow For a long time you had been too ill to look out the window Suddenly you saw them and asked How can I … Continue reading

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My First Goodreads Review

Thank you, Adam Lauver.

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Written in Arlington: Check it out for a poem-a-day during April, National Poetry Month

Thank you to Katherine Young for curating the Arlington Anthology and Dan Brady and Paycock Press for publishing this anthology (later this year).

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The Good Listening Project: Honored to be one of the Listener Poets at Inova Schar Cancer Institute

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Delmarva Public Radio Writer’s Edition #78: Harold Wilson’s Interview with Katherine Gekker

Wilson’s guest this month is Poet Katherine Gekker. He discuss the poetry in her new book In Search of Warm Breathing Things.  Gekker’s poetry has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net. In addition, two of her … Continue reading

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Hope you’ll consider listening in to Hal Wilson’s interview with me on Delmarva Public Radio

Delmarva Today Writers Edition #78, Friday, February 28, 2020, 9 am (EST). From Hal Wilson, supporter and friend of writers, and a thoughtful and insightful interviewer: “Poet Katherine Gekker is my guest this month on Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition. We … Continue reading

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Thank you, Scott Whitaker, for this review of In Search of Warm Breathing Things

by Stephen Scott Whitaker https://www.broadkillreview.com/single-post/2019/11/01/Review-of-Katherine-Gekkers-In-Search-of-Warm-Breathing-Things

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Thank you, Glass Lyre Press, for nominating my poem “Beluga Pangaea” for a Pushcart Prize

Our very best wishes and gratitude to the following poets whose poems our editors have selected from various projects for a Pushcart Prize! My personal gratitude to Kelly Cressio-Moeller, Megan Merchant and Steven Asmussen for their exceptional work, as always! Glass Lyre Press Single Author Books and … Continue reading

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