Friends in Mexico City! On Wednesday 4 November I will be at the American Legion Alan Seeger Post II, to read from The Good Dark. The show is absolutely FREE, so if you’re nearby, it’d be great to see you.

Ryan Van Winkle reads from his latest collection ‘The Good Dark’ (Penned in the Margins, 2015). Presented by Jack Little. Not to be missed!

Free to attend with cash bar.

RYAN VAN WINKLE is a poet, live artist, podcaster and critic living in Edinburgh. His poems have appeared in New Writing Scotland, The Prairie Schooner and The American Poetry Review. His debut collection was published by Salt in 2010. His second collection, The Good Dark, was published in May 2015 by Penned in the Margins. As a member of Highlight Arts he has organized festivals and translation workshops in Syria, Pakistan and Iraq. He was awarded a Robert Louis Stevenson fellowship in 2012, was listed as one of Canongate’s ‘Future Forty’ in 2013 and was awarded a residency at The Studios of Key West in 2015. Find his website at