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Monday, April 30, 2012
Just 28 more hours for the National Poetry Month offer at Mercer--
The Throne of Psyche discount:
In celebration of the new book and National Poetry Month, Mercer is offering The Throne of Psyche
UPDATE. On my North Carolina list for readings in May: City Lights in Sylva (home stomping grounds near Cullowhee); Quail Ridge Books in Raleigh; Flyleaf in Chapel Hill; and McIntyre's in Pittsboro. I may add another, depending on my schedule, which includes a graduation...