The Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation is delighted to announce it’s first publication using The Seizin Press Vero. Seizin Press Vero is owned and operated by the Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation. The original Seizin Press was established in Hammersmith in London in 1928 by Laura Riding and Robert Graves as a private press.

Check out our publications, Decade: Ten Years of Poetry and Barbeque and In the Quarantined Room: Reflections on the COVID-19 Experience, Seizin Press Vero publications, as well as our recent chapbooks:

Musings on the Art of Eldon Lux Chapbook – An Ekphrastic Journey

The Porch Poets – Volume II

Keeping the Arts Alive Poetry Reading

Keeping the Arts Alive Poetry Reading

Louise KennedyNov 10, 20201 min read

Join us at the Raw Space Gallery on Saturday, November 14 from 2 pm – 5 pm. Hear from our Tuesday Writers, Porch Poets, and our Poet Laureate Sean Sexton. Stick around for the open mic section at 5 pm…

Poetry Reading: Song of the South

Poetry Reading: Song of the South

Louise KennedyOct 1, 20201 min read

Thursday, October 29, 7PM EDT: Poet Laureate of North Carolina, Cathy Smith Bowers (2012-2014) and cowboy poet Sean Sexton team up for a reading they are calling “Song of the South”. Register for free here!

Anthony Nannetti

Anthony Nannetti

Louise KennedyJul 1, 20201 min read

An Essential Worker Opines She was waiting in line Masked and standing on a floor decal As I rang out preceding customers Hoping she would land at my register Which she did with a Fiji and SunChips Bright eyed even…

Cathy Smith Bowers at St. Edwards School

Cathy Smith Bowers at St. Edwards School

Louise KennedyDec 6, 20211 min read

On November 15, Cathy Smith Bowers, the Poet Laureate of North Carolina went to visit St. Edwards School. During her visit, Bowers performed a reading to their upper school and held a workshop for their AP Lang juniors and AP…

Six Word Story Contest for Teens

Six Word Story Contest for Teens

Louise KennedyJul 6, 20211 min read

We’re partnering up with the Indian River County Library system to run a six word story writing contest for teens! Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway placed a bet that he could write a story in just six words. If…