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The Poeming Pigeon: Open for Submissions (Theme = Pop Culture)
The Poeming Pigeon: Open for Submissions (Theme = Pop Culture) @ The Poetry Box
Oct 15 – Dec 15 all-day
• The Pop Culture Issue scheduled for release in Fall 2020 • All Contributors receive a FREE copy of the print journal. • Please note, we are not accepting reprints for this or future issues. • Submission Period: Oct 15 … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featuring C. Steven Blue 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring C. Steven Blue @ IKE Box
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
C. Steven Blue is a Poet/Publisher/Producer/Performer, his poetry stands outside the normal conventions of modern poetry, at the crossroads of poetry and music; produces and hosts BURNIN’ DOWN THE BARNES, a monthly literary series at Eugene Barnes & Noble; has … Continue reading
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Cascade/Community Open Mic 7:30 pm
Cascade/Community Open Mic @ Rose City Book Pub
Nov 11 @ 7:30 pm
Open Mic bringing student writers together with community writers. Poetry, fiction and other genres. Sign ups begin at 7:00.Like this:Like Loading...
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Portland: Michael Dickman and Paulann Petersen 2:00 pm
Portland: Michael Dickman and Paulann Petersen @ Portland State University, Smith 238
Nov 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Paulann writes: Michael Dickman is a Portland poet, but we in Portland see far too little of him. And our chances to hear him read his work are rare. Well, one of those rare chances is coming up on November … Continue reading
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Melanie Green, Maggie Chula & Carolyn Martin @ Annie Bloom’s 7:00 pm
Melanie Green, Maggie Chula & Carolyn Martin @ Annie Bloom’s @ Annie Bloom's Bookstore
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm
Annie Bloom’s welcomes these three wonderful local poets. The poems in Melanie Green’s A Long, Wide Stretch of Calm (The Poetry Box) are an invitation to slow down, to rest deep into quiet and the contemplative. Melanie Green’s poetry explores … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Jayme Sue 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Jayme Sue @ IKE Box
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
At an early age Jamye discovered her creative side with the help of role models and teachers. Jamye states art is a way to communicate more succinctly and emotively with others. She was raised in Oregon; she now works and … Continue reading
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Beyond Feelings and Fancy Words: Honing Your Poem-Writing Skills with Lynn Otto 11:00 am
Beyond Feelings and Fancy Words: Honing Your Poem-Writing Skills with Lynn Otto @ Hood River
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
When: November 16, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (bring a sack lunch, and dress for an optional walk in the countryside during lunch break) Where: upper Hood River (Parkdale), Oregon, at the home of Leah Stenson off the Fruit Loop … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Author Diane Forsberg, poet Steve Slemenda, and digital artist Joel Zak present Never Solitary-Forward 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Author Diane Forsberg, poet Steve Slemenda, and digital artist Joel Zak present Never Solitary-Forward @ IKE Box
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Author Diane Forsberg, poet Steve Slemenda, and digital artist Joel Zak present Never Solitary-Forward, a collection of prayers, poems and images. The publication is the third of a series that joins texts with images in a thought provoking and appealing … Continue reading
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Erica Goss and Joan Dobbie share their stone poetry
Erica Goss and Joan Dobbie share their stone poetry @ Mother Foucault's Bookstore
Nov 23 all-day
Erica Goss and Joan Dobbie, sharing stone inspirations, will be introducing their new books, “Stone/Empty Chair” (Erica) and “The Language of Stone” (Joan) from 7pm-9pm on Saturday, November 23rd 2019Like this:Like Loading...
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Free Poetry and Music
Free Poetry and Music @ River Road Annex
Nov 24 all-day
Charles Goodrich and Clem Stark will share their poetry. Composer, pianist, Scott Bartlett will share his original compositions. Books and cds will be available for purchase.Like this:Like Loading...
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Kosmos Quarterly open for submissions
Kosmos Quarterly open for submissions @ https://www.kosmosjournal.org/contribute-to-kosmos-quarterly/
Nov 30 all-day
Kosmos Quarterly is now open for submissions until November 30 for our Winter issue, “Possible Futures: Justice, Values, and Governance.” We are looking for poems that imagine that future. See full details and guidelines at https://www.kosmosjournal.org/contribute-to-kosmos-quarterly/ Like this:Like Loading...