Prose and poetry of my rollercoaster rides and bittersweet valentines. Plus--blogs, blues and bliss.
Friday, October 18, 2013
MY UPCOMING SHOWS
Poet in Al
Black's MIND GRAVY POETRY on NOVEMBER 20, Wednesday (show starts 8
PM) at The Drip Coffee, 729 Saluda Ave., Columbia, SC 29205. Tel #
(803) 661-9545. My 4th
consecutive year to read at MG.
 PART of the lineup, "SOUP,
SONGS, SOLIDARITY: A Benefit Concert for Typhoon Victims in the
Philippines." DECEMBER 5, Thursday (7:30 PM) at White Horse Black Mountain. Performers: Malcolm
Holcombe, Daniel Barber, Aaron LaFalce, Pipapelli, and
poets Laura Hope Gill, Caleb Beissert. White
Horse Black Mountain: 105
Montreat Rd., Black
Mountain NC 28711. (828)
at the door ($15 in advance), $10 for students with ID, $5 for
children under 12.
 PART of the lineup, "SOUP, SONGS, SOLIDARITY: A Benefit Concert for Typhoon Victims in the Philippines." DECEMBER 28, Saturday (8 PM) at Fresh Brewed Coffeehouse, 933 A Broadway St., Myrtle Beach SC. 843 251 8282.
Featured Poet at Monday Night Poetry & Music on JANUARY 27,
2014, Monday (show starts at 8 PM) at East Bay Meeting House, 160
East Bay St., Charleston SC. Tel # (843) 723 3446. My 3rd
year to read there.
poetry and music, an intimate community of words that connect like
fibers to the heart and latte to the spirit! Open mics follow
shows, part of
advocacy and awareness to calamity disaster relief action in my home
country of the Philippines. My organization, Traveling Bonfires,
helps a far-flung community in the northern province/s. Please come
to the show with a little keepsake (books, canned goods, knick-knacks
hope to get my book, "Red is the Color of my Night" out
before spring. But I have chapbooks and a CD, too. Meantime, I will
be in Myrtle Beach from Oct 20th to 27th... This little writing saga
and the road chase of the muses of plumes... Any poetry open mics in
town, where I could share some of my words? And probably book a show
with local singer-songwriters in the coming months? I'd like to open
for musicians or be the intermission number. I can be funny, too—when
I am not trying to. Or I can share my culinary magic, as well--like I
can make a wok disappear, and then surface a honey glazed salmon in
front of you on a sizzling plate! Ha! (But you need to produce the
me and both Mind Gravy and Monday Night Poetry & Music on