Reading by Steven Sanchez with Music by Soul Kitchenette
Take a break from the rush of everyday life and join the River Parkway Trust for Respite by the River. Bring your picnic dinner, blanket and lawn chair, and relax on the Ranch House front lawn while you enjoy live dinner music provided by talented local musicians. Then you'll enjoy a reading by a Central Valley author.ÂÂ
Dessert will be available for sale. Macca's Wine Bar will be open during the dinner hour with wines for sale by the glass
Evening Schedule is as follows:ÂÂ
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Live dinner music, bring your dinner, purchase your glass of wine or dessert
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Reading by acclaimed authorÂÂ
8:00 p.m. - Book sales and signing
Steven Sanchez’s book, Phantom Tongue (Sundress Publications, 2018), was selected by Mark Doty as the winner of Marsh Hawk Press’ Rochelle Ratner Memorial Award. He is also the author of two chapbooks, To My Body (Glass Poetry, 2016) and Photographs of Our Shadows (Agape Editions, 2017). A recipient of fellowships from CantoMundo and the Lambda Literary Foundation, his poems have appeared in Nimrod, Crab Creek Review, Poet Lore, The Cossack Review, and Tinderbox Poetry Journal, among others.