Poetry Powerhouses

Wednesday May 30: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Buy a $20 gift card in-store at the Strand's main floor registers or at the door to attend. This event will take place in the Rare Book Room on the Strand's 3rd floor, accessible via the main store elevator or the stairs and elevator next door at 826 Broadway.


Join us as poets Nikita Gill, Iain Thomas, Amanda Lovelace, Trista Mateer, Cyrus Parker, and KY Robinson stop by to share their work and answer audience questions!

Iain S. Thomas is the author of I Wrote This For You, - a blog then book that just celebrated its ten-year anniversary. He lives in Cape Town, South Africa with his family.

Amanda Lovelace, author of The Princess Saves Herself in This One, is a lifelong poetess & storyteller lives in New Jersey with her husband, Cyrus Parker.

Cyrus Parker is a pro-wrestler-turned-poet, and the author DROPKICKromance. He hails from a small town in New Jersey, where he lives with his poetess wife, Amanda Lovelace.

K.Y. Robinson, author of The Chaos of Longing, is an introverted, word-loving writer based in Houston.

Nikita Gill, author of Wild Embers, is a Pushcart Prize nominated poet and lives in London, England.

Trista Mateer, author of Honeybee, is a travel-loving poet from Baltimore, known for her eponymous blog.