About the Poets

Jeff Stanford

Homebase: Ellicott City, MD

Style: I tend to go for rhyming stanzas and occasional haikus.



Travel within 25 miles of Ellicott City is included in Jeff's rates.  There is an additional fee for travel to events in DC, Northern Virginia, Pennsylvania, Western Maryland, and beyond.

Photo by JH Momentum

Photo by JH Momentum


Mark Petersen

Homebase: Christiansburg, VA

Style: I write mostly in minimalist free-verse, occasionally mixing it up with other poetic styles.


Travel within 25 miles of Christiansburg is included in Mark's rates.  Additional fee for travel outside the New River Valley.

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