Palabra An Evening Of Poetry

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Palabra An Evening Of Poetry says
La Bodega Gallery presents
an evening of poetry hosted by Ted Washington

Thursday May 11th Jim Ruland will be our featured reader. Jim is the co-author of My Damage with Keith Morris, founding member of Black Flag, Circle Jerks and OFF! (Da Capo 2016) and the author of the award-winning novel Forest of Fortune (Tyrus Books 2014) and the short story collection Big Lonesome (Gorsky Press 2005). He is the books columnist for San Diego CityBeat, a member of the Golondrina arts collective in Barrio Logan, and runs the Southern California-based reading series Vermin on the Mount—now in its thirteenth year.

After Jim's reading we will have an open mic for anyone who wants to read. Everyone is welcome to come and share a poem, song lyrics, reading or a short story or just bring your ears for listening and enjoy the evening. Original poetry is always appreciated. Everyone needs some place to speak their minds and Palabra is that place. We are an inclusive and supportive group that aim to provide a safe, nonjudgmental, positive environment, so all talent levels are welcome.

Doors open at 6:30pm and Poetry starts at 7:00pm sharp! We will have a sign-up sheet available at the counter. Each poet will speak for 3-5 minutes each so that everyone who wants to read can have a chance! Palabra poetry night will be every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month.

Thursday May 11th
Doors open at 6:30pm
Starts at 7:00pm

La Bodega Gallery
2196 Logan Ave. SD 92113
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By: La Bodega Gallery