Celebrating Nancy Simpson at the JCCFS, Saturday May 5, 2018

A Celebration for Western NC's own Poet, Nancy Simpson

On Saturday May 5, 2018, the writing community will celebrate the late Nancy Simpson, local poet, teacher and former Program Coordinator of NCWN-West. Simpson was an active member of the North Carolina Writers' Network since its inception in 1985 and served on the Executive Board. In 1991 she co-founded the North Carolina Writers' Network West, a program to serve writers in the remote areas of the North Carolina mountains. She served as program coordinator for 10 years. For more information about Simpson, go to: https://netwestwriters.blogspot.com/search?q=nancy+simpson, and her blog, Living Above the Frost Line, at: http://nancysimpson.blogspot.com/.

This event will be from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, at the JCCFS, in the community room in the Keith House. Several noted writers will be reading Nancy's poems and original poems.

Readers include:

Gene Hirsch
Shelby Stephenson
Steve Harvey
Janice Moore
Debbie McGill
Newton Smith
Brenda Kay Ledford
Karen Paul Holmes
Mary Ricketson
Glenda Barrett
Joan Ellen Gage
Glenda C. Beall

Contact:


Glenda C. Beall Program Coordinator of  NCWN-West
glendabeall@msn.com

Joan Ellen Gage, Admin NCWN-West
iamjellen1953@gmail.com

1 comment:

  1. Thank you all so very much for this incredible celebration of her life. I'm so grateful to all of your for your thoughtfulness and kindness during the moments she so happily shared with you all during her life. Blessings to all of you. -Lynn

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