September Reading, Ready, Set…

On Monday, October 3, we launch the 8th Annual Wellspring Literary Series, and the acts for the evening have been finalized. The featured poet of the evening is Zilka Joseph from Ann Arbor, Michigan, who will read from her new collection: Sharp Blue Search of Flame. Zilka Joseph was nominated twice for a Pushcart, and […]


April reading now officially Epic

On April 10, to close out this year’s 8th Annual Wellspring Literary Series, we’ll feature poets whose work appears in the recently published anthology The Michigan Poet: Collected Poems 2010-2015. Only a week since being announced, and at last count, more than 20 poets have confirmed their attendance for the event, to travel from all […]

Year 8. Lookin’ Great!

Hello Wellspring fans! The 8th year of the Wellspring Literary Series begins in October. This year we feature wonderful Ann Arbor-based poet Zilka Joseph who will read to us from her new book, hot off the presses. Zachary Tomaszewski, whose first full-length recently launched, and whose new chapbook will be out soon, will visit us […]

Welcome: Home!

Hello fans of the Wellspring Literary Series, and happy summer. This is the newly developing website for the series. Stay tuned, as this year’s dates and readers are soon to be finalized. Truly yours, Robert Fanning