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Poetry Square

October 15, 2020 at 7:00 pm 8:30 pm

Hosted by Diane Funston

Yuba Sutter Arts & Culture is pleased to announce a new poetry series called Poetry Square. Poet in Residence Diane Funston has been a mainstay on the local spoken word scene since moving to Marysville five years ago with her husband, Roger. Special Guests Lara Gularte, Jon Obermeyer, and James Applewhite.. 

Diane Funston began writing poetry in middle school in her hometown of Rochester, New York. She is also a memoirist and is currently organizing a collection of her poems for publication. Diane has been published in various journals and anthologies in California and on the East Coast including Cabbages and Kings, GUTS, San Diego Poetry Annual, Snapdragon, Whirlwind, Sharp Piece of Awesome, Lift It Up, Summation, and Palettes and Quills, among others. She is also a Mosaic Artist and has some of her work available for sale at various Marysville venues. Diane holds a degree in Literature and Writing from CSU San Marcos with a minor in Sociology.