Author Archives: Day Eight

Matthew Bailey Creates Poet Portrait Series for Day Eight

Matthew Bailey’s passion is creating environmental portraits, images where a narrative is expressed by both the individual and landscape. To help celebrate Day Eight’s forthcoming anthology, The Forgotten River, Bailey has created a series of ten portraits of area poets. Born and raised in the District of Columbia, Matthew recently established a new home in […]

Anacostia Swim Club member anthology

Day Eight is excited to announce forthcoming publication of a nature-themed anthology featuring works by sixteen poets and four visual artists. The volume was designed to celebrate a future in which the Anacostia River—once one of the most polluted rivers in the United States—will be swimmable once again. The anthology examines the human relationship to […]