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Writers group to host poetry reading Sunday

...for many years and acted as its informal leader. Other longterm members include local writers Richard Stokes and Mary Lou Spartz, who will both be sharing poems at the reading. A small sampling of their work is presented below. Driving at spring...
Poetry reading set for April 13

...Sunday, April 13."We encourage everyone who enjoys poetry and wants to celebrate with us to join us," said member Mary Lou Spartz. "We're just going to have a good time. It's been a really productive winter, and we're just looking forward...
Poetry Omnibus to honor this year's poets Sunday

...Christenson, "Big Game" by Mary Lou Spartz, "Faithful Lady" by Diane DeSloover...Rosel Brown, "Half Naked" by Mary Lou Spartz, "I dream of seeds" by Laurie...Matriarch at the Glacier" by Mary Lou Spartz, "On The Bus" by Michael Fleischhauer...
State museum to host performance about the sinking of the Princess Sophia Saturday

...m. The event is free and admission to the museum is free during this event. The play, written by local author Mary Lou Spartz, is a work of fiction based on the true story of the sinking of the steamship Princess Sophia in October 1918. The...
Writing group renamed in poet's memory

...the group's leader since 2007."She was very faithful about that and very serious," said longtime participant Mary Lou Spartz, a local writer.Thompson's commitment to the weekly meetings and her writing spurred others to produce work on...
EVENTS & MUSIC theater: "The Real Story of the Sinking of the Sophia," 2 p.m., Alaska State Museum. With Mary Lou Spartz. Free.24 Hour Miracle performances, 8 p.m., Rockwell 's upstairs ballroom. $15. Presented by the Juneau...
Juneau bookstores offer more than books

...year, [the owner] goes on a trail through England collecting old and rare books and maps," the store's clerk, Mary Lou Spartz, said. "This store is a collection of hard-to-find and rare books." But the books aren't the only tidbits...
Between friends

...romance with Sam the butcher. Mary Lou Spartz plays Ida, and David Gabert...Doris (Pat Denny) and Ida (Mary Lou Spartz), sitting, discuss Ida's...relented because Pat Denny and Mary Lou Spartz were involved. ``I've grown...
Improv fest a blast

...festival and they worked hard to get it together. Everyone involved deserves a medal, but Eric Caldwell and Mike Christensen did much of the heavy lifting. Thanks, guys.I'm already looking forward to the next time.Sincerely, Mary Lou Spartz
Photo: Sophia story

Mary Lou Spartz answers questions after the reading of "The Real Story of the Sinking of the Sophia" at the Alaska State Museum on Saturday...


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