New Orleans Poetry Festival Reading



On April 21, 2019, the New Orleans Poetry Festival generously hosted a reading by four authors of Unlikely Books. In this video, Wendy Taylor Carlisle reads from her Unlikely Book, The Mercy of Traffic.



Wendy Taylor Carlisle lives in the Ozarks. She is the author of three books: The Mercy of Traffic (Unlikely Books), and Reading Berryman to the Dog and Discount Fireworks (both Jacaranda Books). She has published four chapbooks, the most recent is forthcoming from Platypus Press, UK.  For more information, check her website at


Edited for Unlikely by Jonathan Penton, Editor-in-Chief
Last revised on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 00:50