Join me Monday evening for a night of poems about identity! I'll be in the company of several other amazing writers sharing work about who we are! I hope to see you there! More info below:
**THIS IS A SAFE SPACE SHOW -- EVENT IS OPEN TO CIS WOMEN, TRANS WOMEN AND NON-BINARY PEOPLE
The Bleux Stockings Society is a monthly live literature show featuring cis/trans women and non-binary people. The theme is announced in advance and the pieces that best fit the theme are chosen. Each performer gets 5-7 minutes to read their piece.
$10 Cover -- a portion of the proceeds will go to charity.
The theme this month is IDENTITY. Submissions are now closed.
***April's show is open to cis/trans women and non-binary people. We operate on the honor system, so if you're a cis-man, we respectfully request that you attend our public shows only. We hope to see you at our next one!
For more information on what we're all about, please check out our FAQ: http://emyeagley.wix.com/bleuxstockings#!about/qkbdx
Nicki Harris Salcedo
THE NITTY GRITTY:
MONDAY, APRIL 30TH
DOORS AT 8, SHOW AT 8:30
ADULTS ONLY, PLEASE
I'm excited to be collaborating with Curate once again! Join us for an afternoon of writing, reading, and exploring poetry. Everyone will leave with having created at least two poems as we delve into the days reading material and have an in-depth discussion about it's craft and content.
Theresa Davis, author of the newly released poetry collection, Drowned: A Mermaids Manifesto from Sibling Rivalry Press is celebrating the release of her new book with a showcase at 7 Stages Theater in Little 5 Points on October 25, 2016 at 8pm. Poems and Pasties/ or Theresa's big ass book release party with her friends and shyt!
Theresa's Book Release Showcase will combine poetry,music and burlesque in a way no one else can. Hosted by Jon Goode, HBO Def Poet and narrator of CNNs Black in America, This will surely be a night of connection, laughter and community. Also joining the lineup is Write Clubs Nicholas Tecosky, singer songwriter Ken J. Martin and members of Atlantas nationally ranked Art Amok (6th in the nation) and Java Monkey Slam. Members of Atlanta Burlesque, Syrens of the South and Candybox Revue will wow us with some of the smartest, sexiest numbers to round out this night of art, celebration and pasties.
Ken J Martin
Annette Coquette and Chibi
Nate Mask and Tawny Powell
Monica Raye Simpson
Jonathan Samuel Eddie
Gabe Moses and Lindsay Stone
and maybe more!!
Get Tickets here!
On Saturday, Feb 13th Marcus Taylor is bringing us Being Single is Cool: One Man Show. I'll be reading poems from my new book, Falling in Love with Picking Myself up, to get the show started! I hope you'll come out and support this event!
Oh AND you have a chance to win my book because Marcuse will be giving one away along with some other cool products, so don't miss out!