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Saturday, December 2, 2023 @ 4:00 pm EST - 5:00 pm EST

Meeting Location:
  • Hybrid
The Muse Writers Center
2200 Colonial Avenue, #3
Norfolk, VA 23517 United States

Bill Ayres Book Launch and Q&A

Join The Muse Writers Center for a reading by Bill Ayres from his new collection, Jesus Poems. After the reading, there will be a Q&A and book signing. This event will be held in person at The Muse and copies of the book will be available for purchase. Those who are not able to attend in person can register to attend on Zoom or watch the live stream of the event on the Muse Facebook page.


About the book:

Jesus Poems is a collection of verse based on the life and saying of Christ. Many of the poems were workshopped at The Muse Writers Center. It is available at the Greenbrier Barnes and Noble, and B&N online, from Amazon, and can be ordered from independent bookstores.

About the Author: 

Bill Ayres has worked running or helping to run bookstores since the invention of moveable type. His poems have appeared in Commonweal, Sojourners, The Hollins Critic, The Roanoke Review, Sow’s Ear, Bird’s Thumb…. His first book of poems is What Passes for Wisdom. Jesus Poems is his most recent book.


Please note: This class or event is hybrid. Some attendees will be in-person and some will attend online. There may be a limited number of in-person seats available. If you are participating online (using Zoom or a similar live platform), students or attendees should have a stable internet connection. Class participants: you should have a computer or device with a webcam and microphone; and your Zoom link will be automatically sent to you after you register. Check your spam box if you don't see it.