Fall Reading Series: The Halloween Event

Join Glass Mountain for our Halloween reading! @ Bohemio’s back patio!

708 Telephone Rd Ste E, Houston, Texas 77023
Doors at 6:30PM, reading starts promptly at 7PM!

Come listen to our featured readers Conor Bracken, Will Burns, and B.J. Love. Costumes are appreciated but not required!

Don’t forget to sign up for the open mic and share your work. (Spooky or otherwise!) There will be a 3 MINUTE LIMIT per each open mic reader but we just want to make sure everyone gets a chance to hear all the lovely souls willing to share their work!

Featured Readers


Conor Bracken’s poems appear or are forthcoming in the Adroit Journal, At Length, Love’s Executive Order, Muzzle Magazine, and The New Yorker, among others. His chapbook, Henry Kissinger, Mon Amour, was selected by Diane Seuss as the winner of the 2017 Frost Place Chapbook Competition, and was published by Bull City Press in September 2017. A graduate of Virginia Tech, a former poetry editor for Gulf Coast, and the assistant director of a university writing center, he received his MFA from the University of Houston, where he and his wife currently live.



Will Burns graduated high school in Arkansas (in a little town called Methlehem) and went straight to the PhD program at the University of Houston to study fiction writing. He can wink with both eyes at once. He is great with scorpions of all kinds, snakes too. On this night, He will read much fiction.






BJ Love is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and has written and taught poetry for more than 15 years. In that time, he’s led writing workshops in Alaska, taught fiction and poetry writing in Vermont, and, last July, took a group of young writers to Ireland. Recent work can be found in numerous journals and anthologies, including Gulf Coast, The North American Review, and Forklift, OH. BJ is the sixth grade English teacher at The Emery/Weiner School in Houston, Texas.