Pompton Poets

Visit FootworkAboveTheFalls to read participant’s poems.

Next Meeting – February 14, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.

Poets, writers, readers and listeners join the Pompton Poets with George Pereny, poet, musician and educator.

Meeting at the Pompton Lakes Library, 333 Wanaque Avenue, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442

Upcoming meetings:

POMPTON POETS PRESENT – Wednesday, February 14, 2018 From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Future meetings:

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Wednesday, October 30, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

See article: The muse & music saved this poet, in Suburban Trends, September 23, 2015

Mr. Pereny is an accomplished writer, musician and educator for over the past 40 years. He has taught English at all levels from grammar school to college. Since the age of sixteen, he has written and performed his poems and songs all over the metro area. Over the years he has been published more than 200 times in anthologies, magazines and newspapers. His writings include two published books, several volumes of poetry, and other works.

He was a founding editor of the literary/art magazine Lunch in 1975 and in 1977 Mr. Pereny founded Footwork which evolved into the Paterson Literary Review. Then in 1980 Mr. Pereny was editor of The Local Paper in Pompton Lakes.

The Pompton Poets is looking for new members to share their love of poetry. All are welcome to join and meet others, from first time poets to published writers and everything in between.