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Great news! We made the list of the top 10 most liked poetry readings in the Los Angeles area. Number 7 to be precise. Here's the link for the article... > http://www.examiner.com/list/the-top-10-most-liked-poetry-readings-of-los-angeles-2014

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If you're interested in being a featured poet for Saturday Afternoon Poetry, be sure to check the schedule below for openings (wherever you see TBA), and email a sample of your poetry and your chosen date to kingfisher1031@charter.net. Also check out the poetic links to the right for 134 other worthwhile poetry ventures.

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Hey So Cal Poets,

Saturday Afternoon Poetry is here for you! We meet EVERY Saturday in the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch of the Pasadena Public Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. between 3pm and 5pm. Here's our schedule:

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Saturday, September 3rd, 3 to 5 pm - Emerging Urban Poets Writing Workshop led by MEHNAZ SAHIBZADA

Saturday, September 10th, 3 to 5 pm - Deep Poetry Critique Workshop led by G.T. FOSTER (Bring 12 copies of your poem-in-process.)

Saturday, September 17th, 3 to 5 pm - Featured: BRIAN DUNLAP, TOTI O'BRIEN & CINDY RINNE + Open Reading

Saturday, September 24th, 3 to 5 pm - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by RICK LEDDY

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Saturday, October 1st, 3 to 5 pm - Emerging Urban Poets Writing Workshop led by ROBIN WYATT DUNN

Saturday, October 8th, 3 to 5 pm - Deep Poetry Critique Workshop led by G.T. FOSTER (Bring 12 copies of your poem-in-process.)

Saturday, October 15th, 3 to 5 pm - Featured: Poets published in SPECTRUM 7: WHAT'S YOUR HEAVEN? (Email up to 3 poems about what makes you happy, each poem no more than 40 lines in length including stanza breaks, a 50 word bio, and an optional black and white JPG childhood photo attachment to kingfisher1031@charter.net by October 1st.)

Saturday, October 22nd, 3 to 5 pm - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by TBA

Saturday, October 29th, 3 to 5 pm - SPECIAL EVENT: Poems of the Dead read by the living

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Saturday, November 5th, 3 to 5 pm - Emerging Urban Poets Writing Workshop led by MIRA MATARIC

Saturday, November 12th, 3 to 5 pm - Deep Poetry Critique Workshop led by G.T. FOSTER (Bring 12 copies of your poem-in-process.)

Saturday, November 19th, 3 to 5 pm - Featured: Poets published in the COILED SERPENT anthology

Saturday, November 26th, 3 to 5 pm - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by TBA

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All events FREE, as always.


Hope to see you there,
Don