Writers Read / Hilltowns, May 2021
May 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for Writers Read / Hilltowns! On Sunday, May 2 from 2-4 pm our featured reader is Suzanne Rancourt. To attend, email Jane Roy Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org for a link to the meeting.
Bio: Sundress Best of the Net Nominee, Suzanne S. Rancourt, is of Abenaki/Huron descent. Author of Billboard in the Clouds, Northwestern UP, received the Native Writers’ Circle of the Americas First Book Award, and murmurs at the gate, Unsolicited Press, released in 2019. Old Stones, New Roads, Main Street Rag Publishing, is forthcoming Spring 2021. She is a USMC and Army Veteran who holds degrees in psychology, writing and expressive arts therapy. She continues to serve as a Mentor for the Saratoga County Veterans’ Peer to Peer program.
Suzanne is widely published. Please visit her website for a complete publication list: https://www.expressive-arts.com/Artists–Page.html
“My workshops, artist salons, and readings are known for humor, and authenticity.” Ms. Rancourt states. Her metaphors are rich with sensuality and honesty, reaffirming her connectedness to nature and the power of place. Inspired by the multiracial poetess, Ai, Ms. Rancourt remarks, “poetry isn’t always pastoral fantasy, sometimes it is the skill of finding the beauty in a single moment, a single gesture, and the courage to write about that truth no matter where you are or what is happening around you. Artists have a responsibility.”