Masks by Wayne Goodman

MASKS   I had to wear a mask To protect me from you The fear of someone seeing  Me imperfect, as I was, Frightened me   You wore a mask, too, For what reasons I  Could not tell but Most likely similar  Pain or sorrow   With time, I learned  To believe in myself That […]

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Poetry Open Mics and COVID-19

As of March 15, due to the coronavirus pandemic the CDC is recommending cancelling and postponing gatherings of over 50 people, and cancelling any gatherings in venues that cannot meet the 6 foot per person social distancing rules for the next eight weeks. For the latest updates regarding COVID-19, Solano County residents are encouraged to […]

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Jeremy Snyder is Vallejo’s 3rd Poet Laureate

Congratulations to Poetry by the Bay host Jeremy Snyder for becoming Vallejo’s 3rd Poet Laureate. He was preceded in office by Genea Brice (2015-2017) and D.L. Lang (2017-2019). His work appears in Verses, Voices, and Visions of Vallejo, and he recently hosted the Vallejo Poetry Slam. He has been hosting Poetry by the Bay since […]

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