SuiPsalms Book Launch


Authors D. Harlan Wilson and John Edward Lawson will be featured with Morgantown Poets at 7pm Thursday August 16 at Monongalia Arts Center (MAC). An Open Mic follows immediately thereafter.

D. Harlan Wilson is alternately known as the most innovative bodybuilder in science fiction and the most innovative author in bodybuilding. His most recent books include a book of literary criticism, Technologized Desire, the short story collection They Had Goatheads, and the novel Codename Prague. He has published hundreds of stories in magazines, journals and anthologies throughout the world in several languages, and he is the editor-in-chief of The Dream People, a journal of irreal texts. He lives in Indiana with his wife Christine and two daughters and teaches literature and writing at Wright State University-Lake Campus. For more information on Wilson and his work, visit his official website at

John Edward Lawson has published fifteen books and hundreds of works in anthologies, magazines, newspapers, and literary journals worldwide. He is a winner of the Fiction International Emerging Writers Competition; other nominations include the Bram Stoker Award, two for the Dwarf Stars Award, the Pushcart Prize, two for the Rhysling Award, and the Wonderland Award. As a freelance editor he has worked for Raw Dog Screaming Press, Double Dragon Publishing, and National Lampoon among others and has edited seven anthologies. He lives near Washington, DC with his wife and son. Visit his website at

Public parking is available near the MAC in the parking garage at the corner of Pleasant and Chestnut Streets and at the city lot behind 142 High Street (enter off Spruce). The MAC is accessible to individuals with special mobility requirements; schedule ahead at least two days prior to the event by calling 304-292-3325, or write to

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