Second Sunday Poetry Series

Sunday, July 9, 2017
Group Poetry Reading

 John "Whit" Schweizer, Ken Haas, Sheila Davies Sumner

John “Whit” Schweizer has work featured, or forthcoming this year, in Time of Singing: Wind and Water Press, As You Were: Military Experience and the Arts, The Vital Force, and elsewhere. His poetry and creative non-fiction are influenced by mystical interpretations of life experience and meditative practices.

Ken Haas lives in San Francisco where he works in healthcare and sponsors a poetry writing program at the UCSF Children's Hospital. His poems have appeared in over 50 journals, including Clare, Freshwater, Helix, Natural Bridge, Nimrod, Poet Lore, Quiddity and Spoon River. You can visit him online at

Sheila Davies Sumner is a writer and sound artist. She has an MFA in Poetry from St. Mary’s College of California. Her poems and stories have appeared in local and international journals, her work in experimental radio has received special commendations, and she is currently writing a sci-fi musical. Davies Sumner is on the staff of Omnidawn Publishing and is co-curator for the Studio One Reading Series in Oakland.

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