Litchfield Tea and Poetry Series
Tim Conroy and Grace Ocasio
Thursday, February 7, 2019
3:00-4:00 p.m.
Waccamaw Neck Branch Library
41 St. Paul Place
Pawleys Island, SC 29585

Description: GRACE OCASIO, a Pushcart Prize nominee, placed as a finalist in the 2016 Aesthetica Creative Writing Award in Poetry. She is also a recipient of the 2014 North Carolina Arts Council Regional Artist Project Grant. Her poetry has appeared in Rattle, Court Green, and The Chaffin Journal. Her book, Hollerin from This Shack, was published by ahadada books in 2009.

TIM CONROY is a poet and former educator. His work has been published in journals, magazines, and compilations, including Fall Lines, Jasper, UGA Press, and Marked by Water. In 2017, Muddy Ford Press published his first book of poetry, Theologies of Terrain, edited by Ed Madden, Columbia poet laureate. A founding board member of the Pat Conroy Literary Center established in his brother’s honor, Tim Conroy lives in Columbia.

Cosponsored by Friends of Waccamaw Library and The Poetry Society of South Carolina