Cinder Skies: Featuring Sarah Jablon and Andie Francis

Thursday, April 13, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Please join us at Bright Side Bookshop for an in-person reading with Sarah Jablon and Andie Francis on Thursday, April 13th from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. AZT.

This event is free and open to the public. Copies of Andie's book of poetry, A Fresh Start Will Put You On Your Way, will be for sale. The reading will be live streamed via Facebook.

RSVP is encouraged but not required. Please RSVP here.


SARAH JABLON is a writer and educator from Maryland. She is pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at NAU, where she writes literary fiction and memoir. Currently, Sarah serves as the events and marketing coordinator for Bright Side Bookshop, an independently owned bookstore in Flagstaff, AZ. She is a volunteer organizer of the Cinder Skies Reading Series. She has contributed to Bay Weekly, has a TESOL certification, and has lived and taught in Ecuador.

ANDIE FRANCIS is the author of I Am Trying to Show You My Matchbook Collection (CutBank Books, 2014) and A Fresh Start Will Put You On Your Way (Finishing Line Press, 2022). She is Poetry Editor for DIAGRAM/New Michigan Press. Her work has appeared in Berkeley Poetry Review, Cimarron Review, Columbia Poetry Review, Greensboro Review, Harpur Palate, and elsewhere. She holds a BA in English from the University of East Anglia and an MFA in poetry from the University of Arizona. Francis has taught writing at Northern Arizona University, the University of Arizona, and in the San Francisco, Sacramento, and Folsom Cordova Unified School Districts. She currently lives in Flagstaff, Arizona.

Event address: 
18 N. San Francisco St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-5230
A Fresh Start Will Put You On Your Way By Andie Francis Cover Image
ISBN: 9781646629930
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Finishing Line Press - October 28th, 2022