Book Clubs, Writing Groups, or Tell a Story events
If your book club or writing group or local library is interested in hearing about Pat Conroy’s Love of Poetry and how he encouraged me to write “Theologies of Terrain, I’d be honored to join you — either in person, if it’s possible, or by speakerphone or Skype. Email me with “Tell Me A Story” in the subject line, and let’s have conversation about poetry, reading, and writing.
List of Events
Tim Conroy to Present Pat Conroy’s Great Love of Poetry Thursday, September 27, 2018 10 - 11:15 am Waccamaw Library 41 St. Paul Place, Pawleys Island 29585read more
Tim Conroy to Present Pat Conroy's Great Love of Poetry Tuesday, September 25, 2018 7 PM-8PM 6251 St. Andrews Rd., Columbia, SC 29212-3152read more
Theologies of Terrain: the Poetry of Tim Conroy All Stations: Fri, July 13, 12 pm | News Stations: Sun, July 15, 4 pm Walter Edgar (Originally broacast 01/12/17) - Ed Madden, Columbia's Poet Laureate, writes that poet Tim Conroy “is a theologian of the...read more
“In this dwelling of scars/the history of dirt is blood,” Tim Conroy tells us in this
excellent debut. There is sadness in these poems, vivid renderings of childhood abuse and of lives that ended too soon, but the beauty of the natural world is also acknowledged, as is the realization that memory offers consolation as well as sorrow, all of which leads to the poet’s hard-earned affirmation that “love has saved me.” Bravo! – Ron Rash