Lunchtime in the Library Presents Wil Gibson
Lunchtime in the Library Presents Poet Wil Gibson!
Posted on 10/17/2017
Poet Wil GibsonPoet and inspirational speaker, Wil Gibson, was on campus Tuesday, October 17th.

“Gibson was born from a good idea and a bottle of bourbon and raised in some of the poorest communities northern Illinois and eastern Arkansas have to offer.”

The published author and competitive poet led a writing workshop for Mrs. Hillsey’s creative writing students. Following the workshop, Gibson will perform a poetry reading in the library during all three lunches, faculty was encouraged to bring their students.

Gibson, who visited Saint Pius X as part of his most recent national tour, is currently publishing his fifth collection of work, “Unease at Rest” due out this year. In addition to his five books, he is published in various periodicals and continues to compete in state, region, and national poetry competitions. Most recently he represented his current home of Humboldt County, California in 2015 at the National Poetry Slam.
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