Thomas and Ethel Mortenson Davis will be the featured poets at the Dickinson Poetry Series at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship on May 8, 7 pm. An open mic will follow.
Thomas has had six books published, including two epic poems, The Weirding Storm and An American Spirit. He will primarily present sonnets from his novel about the black fisher community that was established on Washington Island before the Civil War.
Ethel has had five books of poetry published: I Sleep Between the Moons of New Mexico, White Ermine Across Her Shoulders, Here We Breathe In Sky and Out Sky, The Healer and Under the Tail of the Milky Way Galaxy. She will be reading from her published works, including her upcoming book, A Letter on the Horizon’s Poem.
This free program will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 10341 Hwy 42 in north Ephraim.