LAST OF THE SEASON! & Poetry Fest to come…

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Can you believe it?! We’ve reached our last reading of the season!

First we want to thank our wonderful readers from our May reading and then of course EVERYONE who has shared this season with us! Writers, readers, submitters, our home at the bookshop, word-sharers, bookshop-supporters, co-hosts and founder alike ;)

Our June reading will take place Thursday, June 11th from 7-8:30pm at the Astoria Bookshop with Audrey Dimola as host and our founder Aida in the house too! Featuring:

Tim Fredrick
John Gorman
Danny Herrera
Shakira Croce

More info on them here.

Don’t forget us in the off-season ;) Keep submitting for when we resume in the Fall! And check out our list of Queens Lit Resources with lots of ways to get involved in the borough.

Also PLEASE support our fantastic readers at the NYC Poetry Festival on Governor’s Island in July! Thank you to Joan Willette, Amber Atiya, and Michael T. Young for representing us at 11am on Saturday, July 25th at The Algonquin Stage, more info on them here and full lineup of the Poetry Fest here.

Happy Summer!

– The Boundless Tales Entourage

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Set for Summer!

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Thank you to our fantastic Boundless 4 at the last reading and thanks to Devin for hosting!

Miss Aida Zilelian, our intrepid founder, is jumping back in to host our second to last reading before our summer break this Thursday, May 7th from 7-8:30pm at the Astoria Bookshop, and featuring:

Efrayim Levenson
Gerard Romero Mangusso
Meera Nair
Tom Block

Find out more about them here.

THANKS TO EVERYONE for such a great season thus far! We’re so proud to be Queens’ longest running reading series and we’re still going strong thanks to YOU writers, readers, and listeners. Stay tuned for more info about the NYC Poetry Fest and our last reading before summer in June.

– The Boundless Tales Entourage

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Another Boundless has sprung..

We had a fantastic night at the last Boundless and we’re ready for MORE! Thank you so much to our readers, listeners, and bookshop supporters! We couldn’t do this without you.

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Next up…

Mr. Devin Doyle hosts on Thursday, April 9th from 7-8:30pm at the Astoria Bookshop, featuring:

Ignas Bautrenas
Andrés Castro
Catherine Fletcher
Stephanie Laterza

Read more about them here.

Here’s hoping for some actual Spring-like weather, and hope to see you soon!

PS! Our founder Aida Zilelian’s brand new published novel is OUT NOW, and we couldn’t be happier for her. Check it out here: The Legacy of Lost Things. CONGRATS, AIDA!

– The Boundless Tales Entourage

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Keep listening, keep submitting!

Last reading was a blast – thanks to ALL for hanging out with us!

Boundless is so special because of the diversity of its writers/readers. If you haven’t made it out yet – what are you waiting for?! ;) We’re also proud to be the longest running reading series in Queens right now! YES!

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Catch us next time with Audrey Dimola as host on Thursday, March 12th from 7-8:30pm at the Astoria Bookshop, and featuring:

Jose Arias
George Held
Peg Simone
Tippy Rex

Find out more about them here.

Thank you all for your support, time, words, and works. We’re booking readers for the rest of the year so keep sending in your pieces! And keep supporting our fantastic home, The Astoria Bookshop, by taking books home from authors of all styles and backgrounds, including the all-important LOCALS!

Stay warm out there,

– The Boundless Tales Entourage

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Reading through the snow..

Thanks to everyone who packed the house on a bitterly cold day in January for our last reading, and thanks of course to our wonderful writers!

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We’re pushing onward and have some fantastic writers to showcase with our founder Aida Zilelian as host on Thursday, February 12th from 7-8:30pm at the Astoria Bookshop, and featuring:

Amber Atiya
Anne Born
Dr. M. Leona Godin
Richard Jeffrey Newman
Joan Willette

Find out more about them here.

DON’T FORGET! The Boundless website has a great list of QUEENS LITERARY RESOURCES for your use! Please share and contact Boundless co-host Audrey if you’d like to be added. Reading series, open mics, writers’ groups, publishing opportunities, and more ways to connect to the growing Queens literary community.

Keep submitting, reading & listening, and stay warm out there!

– The Boundless Tales Entourage

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Happy 2015!

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Welcome BACK!

Thanks all for making our last 2014 reading a great success!

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For our first reading of 2015, we’ll see you at the Astoria Bookshop on Thursday, January 8th from 7-8:30pm with Audrey Dimola as host, and featuring:

Armando Chapelliquen
Elizabeth Bales Frank
Mary Lannon
Julius Constantine Motal
Sweta Srivastava Vikram

Read more about them here.

Please continue submitting your work! We’re booking readers for the rest of the year and always reading. Poetry, prose, novel excerpts, monologues.. We want to see it all.

Happy New Year!

– The Boundless Tales Entourage

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Last reading of 2014!

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Thanks to all who attended our wonderful November reading, and to all who made the 1st Newtown Literary Journal book trivia fundraiser a great success! (Psst – the Boundless team won! ;))

Our last reading of 2014 will be hosted by Devin Doyle and held Thursday, December 11th from 7-8:30pm at the Astoria Bookshop, featuring:

Michael Alpiner
Richard Fein
Enrique Floris-Galbis
Jared Harel
Chandra Steele

Find out more about them here.

Thanks for such a great start to our 2014-2015 season. Keep reading, writing, submitting, and supporting QUEENS LIT – we’ll see you in January!

Happy New Year,

– The Boundless Tales Entourage

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