The Coffee with the Poet series continues on Thursday, January 16th at 10:30 a.m. at City Lights Bookstore. Asheville poet, Keith Flynn will share his work. Flynn is the author of six books, including five collections of poetry. From 1984-1999 he was the lyricist and lead singer for the nationally acclaimed rock band, The Crystal Zoo. He is currently touring with a supporting combo The Holy Men, whose album, Live at the Diana Wortham Theatre, was released in 2011. His poetry has been featured in numerous journals and he has twice been named the Gilbert-Chappell Distinguished Poet for NC. Flynn is the founder and managing editor of the Asheville Poetry Review which began publishing in 1994.
The Coffee with the Poet series gathers every third Thursday and is co-sponsored by the NetWest chapter of the North Carolina Writer’s Network. For more information on the Coffee with the Poet series or to reserve any of Keith Flynn’s books please call City Lights Bookstore at 828-586-9499.