Posts Tagged "poetry reading"

An Afternoon of Verse

Posted by on Apr 7, 2018 in | 0 comments

Celebrate National Poetry Month with readings by poets Mohsen Harandi and Anthony Roberts at The Book Garden in Frenchtown. The event will be held on Saturday, April 7th at 3pm. Mohsen Harandi’s collection, Midnight Connections, offers simple expressions and deep visualizations of pre-existence, birth, the purpose of life, creativity, nature, love, death and reincarnation. Born and raised in Tehran, Harandi’s work provides his unique view into the soul of Persian poetry. When Harandi isn’t writing he is working as an engineering scientist. Poet Anthony Roberts takes readers to the gritty streets of Baltimore 30 years ago, today and back again in Pigtown. His poetry leaps off the page with an unflinching fury wrapped in a deep desire to reach for the light through the darkness and to speak for the silent. Both poets also draw inspiration from the Delaware River Valley they call home. The reading will be on Saturday, April 7th from 3pm to 4:30pm at The Book Garden, 28 Bridge Street, Frenchtown, NJ. 908-996-2022; Refreshments will be...

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Diversity of Voices

Posted by on Apr 23, 2017 in | 0 comments

Celebrate National Poetry month with us at The Book Garden. Join us for an afternoon of verse – read, listen, enjoy! CELEBRATING the variety of _Voices, Formats & Styles of Poetry_. As each person and Poet is diverse – so too and true is/are the voice(s), styles, formats & forms used to craft, curate and share their art… Bring a sonnet, a haiku, an Epic, a Ballad, a Sestina…. bring Poem(s), Bring a Friend(s)…bring a Smile and meet and greet many more… The program will begin with three Red Dashboard, LLC featured Poets: * Ryan Torres, author of POEM AND OTHER FOUR LETTER WORDS (forthcoming 2017 via Red Dashboard, LLC) * Barry Gross, author of COILED LOGIC (published 3.25.2015) * John J. McKenna, SESSIONS (published 10.24.2016) Followed by a 60 minute Open Mic. for all Poets & Spoken Words...

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Poets for Peace

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in | 0 comments

Join us on Sunday, March 26 for a brunch-time matinee of spoken word at The Book Garden with three traveling poets hitting the road as Poets For Peace. The afternoon will be a safe space for the expression of HOPE, LOVE, and PEACE, creating the atmosphere to heal from the hatred of the war machine that is under the governance of this destructive political regime currently encroaching on the well-being of our communities. Carrying the message will be some charged up voices of our generation accompanied by even bigger hearts. Not a night to be missed. We hope to share it with you! doors at 1pm donations will be collected for the...

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First Friday Poetry

Posted by on Mar 3, 2017 in | 0 comments

First Friday Poetry at the Book Garden. Poets and lovers of poetry are invited to come listen, share and be inspired. Refreshments...

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Poetry in the Garden

Posted by on May 7, 2016 in | 0 comments

Poetry in the Garden.

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