Maria VeresMaria Veres is the featured reader at the October 14, 2018, Second Sunday Poetry Reading in The Depot, 200 S. Jones. The free reading begins at 2:00 pm. All are welcome!

Maria Polson Veres is the author of three poetry books and several nonfiction e-books. Her most recent poetry collection, Church People, was an Oklahoma Book Award finalist. An accomplished writer, her poetry, fiction and nonfiction have appeared in a wide variety of publications.

Veres teaches adult creative writing classes at Francis Tuttle Technology Center and is a former officer of Oklahoma Writers' Federation, Inc. Originally from Colorado, she has lived in the OKC area for almost twenty years.

“The quiet style and depth of perception in her poetry never fails to move audiences.” says Carl Sennhenn, former Oklahoma Poet Laureate and host of the Second Sunday series.

Second Sunday Readings, a long time program of The Depot, are made possible, in part, by grants from the Norman Arts Council and the Oklahoma Arts Council, and by generous individual donors.