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


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.


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:
Saturday, November 18th, 3 to 5 pm - Featured: THE FURNITURE GUILD (Bruce Arnold, Jack G. Bowman, Mark Dixon, and Stephen Shepherd by Skype) + Open Reading
Saturday, November 25th, 3 to 5 pm - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by KIMBERLY COBIAN & poets published in the INTERSECTIONS anthology
Saturday, December 2nd, 3 to 5 pm - Emerging Urban Poets Writing Workshop led by THE INNER THREE (CaLokie, Don Kingfisher Campbell, and Marvin Louis Dorsey)

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Saturday, December 9th, 3 to 5 pm - Deep Poetry Critique Workshop led by G.T. FOSTER (Bring 15 copies of your poem-in-process.)
Saturday, December 16th, 3 to 5 pm - Featured: CHUKA SUSAN CHESNEY, NIKOLAI GARCIA & JEFFERY MARTIN + Open Reading
Saturday, December 23rd, 3 to 5 pm - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by HOLIDAY BOOK GIVEAWAY. Free books for everyone from everyone! We'll be reading from them as well.

Saturday, December 30th, 3 to 5 pm - Featured:  Poets published in SPECTRUM 13: LUCKY, OR NOT! (Submit up to 3 poems on luck, good or bad, plus 50 word bio to kingfisher1031@charter.net by December 2nd)

All events FREE, as always.

Hope to see you there,