Author Event with Melody Gee and Nick Potter of Driftwood Press!

Join us Saturday October 8th at 6 PM for an in-person author event with poet Melody Gee and cartoonist Nick Potter! Masks are highly encouraged for this event! We hope to see you there!



Melody S. Gee is the author of The Dead in Daylight (Cooper Dillon Books, 2016) and Each Crumbling House (Perugia Press, 2010), winner of the Perugia Press Prize. She is the recipient of Kundiman poetry and fiction fellowships, two Pushcart Prize nominations, and the Robert Watson Literary Prize. Her poems, essays, and reviews appear in Commonweal Magazine, Blood Orange Review, Lantern Review, and The Rappahannock Review. She is a freelance writer and editor living in St. Louis, Missouri with her husband and daughters.


Nick Francis Potter is a writer, cartoonist, and educator living in Columbia, Missouri. He is the author of New Animals, winner of the Subito Press Prize for Innovative Prose, published in 2016. His prose and comics have been featured in Ninth Letter, Black WarriorReview, Sleepingfish, Caketrain, Fourteen Hills, The Chattahoo-chee Review, and The Los Angeles Review of Books, among many others. He is the comics editor for ANMLY (formerly Drunken Boat).He has an MFA from Brown University and a PhD in English from the University of Missouri, where he currently teaches writing and theory in the Digital Storytelling Program.

Event date: 
Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Event address: 
1150 E. Walnut Street
Springfield, MO 65806
The Convert's Heart is Good to Eat By Melody S. Gee Cover Image
ISBN: 9781949065176
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Driftwood Press - June 28th, 2022

Big Gorgeous Jazz Machine By Nick F. Potter, James McNulty (Editor), Jerrod Schwarz (Editor) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781949065145
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Published: Driftwood Press - March 22nd, 2022