Poetry Reading: John Perrault and Kyle Potvin


John Perrault is author of Jefferson’s Dream (Hobblebush Books), Here Comes the Old Man Now (Oyster River Press), and Ballad of Louis Wagner (Peter Randall Publisher). A Pushcart
Nominee, John has published in Blue Unicorn, Christian Science Monitor, Commonweal,
Comstock Review, Poet Lore and elsewhere. He has also recorded nine albums of original songs and ballads. John is a former Portsmouth, NH poet laureate. His chapbook, Season of
Shagginess, was recently published by Finishing Line Press. www.johnperrault.com

Kyle Potvin’s debut full-length poetry collection is Loosen (Hobblebush Books, 2021). Her chapbook, Sound Travels on Water, won the Jean Pedrick Chapbook Award. She’s a two-time finalist for the Howard Nemerov Sonnet Award. Her poems have appeared in Bellevue Literary Review, Tar River Poetry, Ecotone, The New York Times, and others. Kyle lives in Exeter, N.H.


Event date: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Water Street Bookstore
125 Water Street
Exeter, NH 03833