Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Upcoming Kate Greenstreet reading

Kate Greenstreet will be reading with Frank Sherlock at the Poetry Project at St. Marks Church on Monday, April 21st at 8pm. Full details here.

Kate's Lame House chapbook This is Why I Hurt You is now available for pre-order here.

Matt Hart reading in California

Matt Hart will be reading (and selling copies of his Lame House chap Simply Rocket) at the following locations:

1.) THURSDAY, April 17th, 9PM
Big Bell Magazine Release Party w/ Marisa Crawford, Dodie Bellamy, Kevin Killian, and Russell Dillon.

Adobe Books, 3166 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94107

2.) FRIDAY, April 18th, 7:30PM
A New Cadence Poetry Series w/Chad Sweeney and Jason Morris.

Felix Kulpa Gallery, 107 Elm Street (behind Streetlight Records), Santa Cruz, CA 95060.

3.) SUNDAY, April 20th, 7:30PM
Pegasus Books Downtown w/Darcie Dennigan.

Pegasus Books Downtown, 2349 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704.

4.) MONDAY, April 21st, 8PM
On the Cut: New Voices in Poetry w/Major Jackson and Sandra Lim.

Stanford Humanities Center, Standford University, Stanford, CA 94305

If you are unable to make the readings but are interested in obtaining a copy of Simply Rocket, you can still purchase it here for a limited time.

(Photo credit: Kaplan Harris)

Saturday, April 12, 2008

Now Available for Pre-Order

Lame House Press will be releasing Kate Greenstreet's new chapbook This is Why I Hurt You in the coming weeks. To help raise funds for printing costs, we are now offering it for pre-order. Please use the PayPal button below to reserve your copy now, or send a check or concealed cash to Gina Myers, 5063 Maybrook Drive, Saginaw, MI 48603. Please note, checks must be made out to Gina Myers. Any checks made to Lame House Press will be returned.

Kate Greenstreet
This is Why I Hurt You
$7.00 (shipping included)

As always, if you wish to make a financial contribution to Lame House Press, you can send funds through PayPal to


UPDATE, 9/23/08: Pre-order is no longer available for this title.

Monday, April 07, 2008

A boomerang, like a rocket

"A boomerang, like a rocket (ideally), goes into the sky and comes back. Matt Hart has done that with the tastefuly tight and artfully crafted Simply Rocket; it’s secretly inspiring and one of the best sonnet sequences in recent memory."

John Deming on Matt Hart's Simply Rocket. Read full review here.

Order Simply Rocket here.