Friday, July 11, 2014

Wordplay, July 20

MARK THE DATE, JULY 20, Sunday, 5 PM. ashevillefm radio. 
You don't have to leave your comfort crib in your neck of the woods—just sit tight with your laptop, click and listen to me talk about my poetry, my new book, community initiatives, The Indie, and other sweet shenanigans. I will also play a few of my songs (from my CD). The show, hosted by Jeff Davis, is called Wordplay, a prominent segment of From the site: “Every week, Wordplay features poets and writers of creative prose in performance, and in conversation about their craft and ideas. Our guests have included Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners and high school students..." So feel you, feel me from inside the internet radio, July 20--don't forget!

Friday, July 4, 2014


UPCOMING SHOWS (and other stuff)

[ ] Sept 28, Sunday. Featured poet, Park Road Books (4139 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28209 /, 704.525.9239). 

[ ] Sept 9, Tuesday, 7 PM. Poetrio. Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe, 55 Haywood St, Asheville, NC. (828) 254-6734. One of three featured poets.

[ ] August 28, Thursday, 8 PM: M.A.D. STUDIOS, 307 11th St, Augusta, GA (706) 836 5683. Hosted by Catherine Zickgraf.

[ ] August 27, Wed, 9 PM. Featured poet, Pretty Pearl Lounge, 312 N Main St, Mauldin SC (near Greenville). Hosted by Moody Black. 

[ ] August 19, Tuesday, 8:00 PM. POETRY CABARET II: Spoken Word, Live Music, Burlesque. The Crow and Quill, 106 Lexington Ave., Asheville NC. POETS: Ted Pope, Emilio Maldonado, Caleb Beissert, Eric Steineger, Lockie Hunter, Leah Shapiro, Pasckie Pascua, Kevin Barger, Kevin Evans, Justin Evans, Michael Coyle. MUSICIANS: Charlie Rauh, Vendetta crème, Aaron Price. HOST: Tom Scheve.

PAST READINGS, 2014 (spring onwards)

[1] May 28, Saturday, 7 PM. Hendershot’s: 237 Prince Ave., Athens, GA 30606. (706) 353 3050., with Kate Morrissey.

[2] May 30, Friday, 7:30 PM. Little River Coffee Bar: 188 West Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306. (864) 582-1227. (with guests poets Brett Klersfeld and Terry Christy Klersfeld, and musician Daniel Z).

[3] June 20, Friday, 8 PM. MadHat's Poetry, with Tina Barr, Melissa Crowe, and Matthew Olzmann. Black Mountain Museum + Arts Center, 56 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801. (828) 350-8484. Hosted by Jeff Davis.

[4] June 25, Wed, 8 PM: Mind Gravy. Open mic follows featured guests, music by The Juniors. The Drip Coffee, 729 Saluda Ave., Columbia, SC 29205. Tel # (803) 661-9545

[5] July 7, Monday, 8 PM: Monday Night Poetry & Music at East Bay Meeting House, 160 East Bay St., Charleston SC. Tel # (843) 723 3446. Hosted by Jim Lundy.

[6] July 22, Tuesday, 7 PM: “Poems: Bones of the Spirit” presents Catherine Zickgraf of Augusta, Cedric Tillman of Charlotte, and Pasckie Pascua of Asheville. Sun Spirit Yoga, 735 Meeting St, West Columbia, South Carolina 29169. (803) 233-0055. Hosted by Al Black.
[7] July 20, Sunday, 5 PM: “Wordplay" ( radio show, featured guest. Hosted by Jeff Davis. 

<> PLUS, June 12, Thursday. Cooking demonstration, with medicinal herbs, with Chris Wagoner. VENUE: Mama Bird’s Granola and Kitchen, 909 E Broad St #400, Athens, GA 30601. 

<> Pasckie was also shared his thoughts on poetry at ASHEVILLE WORDFEST (May 2, 3 and 4, at Lenoir-Rhyne University, Asheville NC. Host: Laura Hope-Gill.

PASCKIE PASCUA launched his new book, “Red is the Color of my Night,” and kicked off the first leg of a reading tour as the featured poet at the ALTAMONT POETRY SERIES on MAY 19 (Monday, 7:30 PM) at North Carolina Stage Company in downtown Asheville. NC Stage Co. is located at 15 Stage Lane, Asheville, NC 28801 ( 239 0263. Hosts: Caleb Beissert, Jeff Davis.

BOOKING INQUIRY: Chris Wagoner at 706 207 7746, email / Marta Osborne at 828 280-2309, email

Poster designs by JM Delos Reyes. Book cover art by Duane Lucas Pascua. Book design by Matthew Mulder.