Posts Tagged "poets"

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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Poetry in the Garden

Posted by on May 7, 2016 in | 0 comments

Poetry in the Garden.

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Traveling Poet Mystics

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in | 0 comments

The Book Garden continues its celebration of stories through poetry with a special visit by Marshall James Kavanaugh and Stephanie B on their regional spoken word tour.   When: Monday, March 7 Time: 6pm to 8pm Where: The Book Garden, Frenchtown   Kavanaugh will be sharing his new collection of poetry, Travel By Haiku, Volumes 1 through 5: Still Trippin’ Across the States. His performance will bring the audience along on the road with him across the country taking brief pauses to admire the air, the sunsets, the beaten earth, the tall trees on high mountains, and the breath of the ocean surf. Video projection and audio accompaniment will add to the audience’s dream cycle. Samples of his work can be found at Stephanie B. is a native farmer from New Jersey, who takes cues from the earth, her voice, and the human body to create an exciting narrative between modern humanity and our primordial roots. Her newest work titled Letters To Aunt Lucy, uses the letter form to create an often personal reminiscing on where the human species originated from and how far it has to go. Samples of her work can be found at Refreshments will be served.   Come be part of the...

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