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Wordsmith of Wilmington: a reading by Delthea Simmons

Spoken word artist Delthea Simmons reads from A BOOK OF UNCOMMON PRAYERS, her debut collection of poems and stories, on the 3rd floor of the downtown public library. The program is free and the public is invited.

Reared in Washington, DC and North Carolina, Delthea Simmons is a social activist, community organizer, blogger, free-lance speaker, actress, singer, storyteller, writer, and editor. She serves as Youth Group Advisor and Social Action Committee Co-Chair for the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Wilmington, and as Artist in Residence teaching performing arts at the Unitarian Universalist summer camp at Shelter Neck near Burgaw.  Her social media handle is WordsmithofWilmington.

Simmons describes A BOOK OF UNCOMMON PRAYERS as a collection of poetry, prose, parables and psalms. Books will be available for purchase and autographing at the program, and light refreshments will be served. No reservations are required.

Sunday, May 21st 2017
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
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