Welcome to the schedule of the 2015 Massachusetts Poetry Festival, happening May 1-3 in the beautiful and historic town of Salem! 

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Samm Carlton

Samm Carlton is a professional dancer and choreographer who grew up and danced in New York City, and occasionally wrote poetry. She moved to Waquoit, Cape Cod in 2000, where she has continued to write and occasionally dance. A few poems have been published in Spritsail; two poems were recently made into Art books created by Karen Kline, shown at Galatea Fine Arts in Boston.