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SCHEDULE

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Hey So Cal Poets,

Since 1996, Saturday Afternoon Poetry has been here for you! We meet EVERY Saturday between 3pm and 5pm PST (unless otherwise indicated). Here's our general schedule:

First Saturday - Poetry Writing Workshop

Second Saturday - Poetry Critique Workshop

Third Saturday - Poetry Reading + Spectrum Online

Fourth Saturday - Publishing + Four Feathers Press

Fifth Saturday - Spectrum Print Publication Reading

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ALL MEETINGS ARE BEING HELD ONLINE AT ZOOM.US UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED
Meeting ID: 759 9367 3202 (no spaces required) Password: poetry

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PUBLISH YOUR POETRY!
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SPECTRUM ONLINE EDITION: THE VILLANELLE MASTERS
Send up to three villanelles on any subject, totaling up to 57 lines in length, in the body of an email message or attached in a Word file to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59 PM PST on June 10th. No PDF's please. Color artwork is also desired. Please send in JPG form. No late submissions accepted. Poets and artists published in Spectrum Online Edition: The Villanelle Masters will be published online and will be invited to read at the Saturday Afternoon Poetry Zoom meeting on Saturday, June 17th between 3 and 5 pm PST. For more details go to... http://spectrumpublishing.blogspot.com

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HEAT OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA:  SUMMER POETRY
Submit up to three poems of no more than 150 lines each (including stanza breaks) on the subject of summer in Southern California to donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm PST, June 23rd, 2023. JPG photos may also be sent, but are not required. Poems chosen will be anthologized in PDF form and distributed for free to those poets by the publication reading on Saturday, June 24th, 3 to 5 pm PST in Thelma's Backyard on 1438 Atchison St, Pasadena. There will also be an option to order perfect-bound print copies. For more information, go to: http://fourfeatherspress.blogspot.com

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Saturday, June 10th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Deep Critique Workshop (Submit up to 3 poems totaling no more than 57 lines for Spectrum: The Villanelle Masters online edition by emailing donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm, June 10th)

Saturday, June 17th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Hosted by DKC, featured: SUSAN ATKINS, JACKIE CHOU & S.A. GERBER + Poets published in SPECTRUM: THE VILLANELLE MASTERS

Saturday, June 24th, 3 to 5 pm in Thelma's Backyard on 1438 Atchison St, Pasadena - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by DKC and BILL CUSHING + Poets published in Four Feathers Press  HEAT OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: SUMMER POETRY anthology

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Saturday, July 1st, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Poetry Writing Workshop (Submit up to 3 poems totaling no more than 150 lines on the subject of poetry or tricks for Spectrum 36: Poetry Tricks by emailing donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm, July 1st)

Saturday, July 8th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Deep Critique Workshop
 
Saturday, July 15th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Hosted by DKC, featured: RACHELLE ESCAMILLA, RANDY JAMES & CHARLIE ZERO + Open Reading

Saturday, July 22nd, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by MARVINLOUIS DORSEY + Poets published in Four Feathers Press 4 IN 1: BOOK FOUR (Don Kingfisher Campbell, Yuan Changming, Robert Fleming, R A Ruadh) and VEHICLES IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: POETRY OF MOVEMENT anthologies

Saturday, July 29th, 3 to 5 pm in Thelma's Backyard on 1438 Atchison St, Pasadena - Featured: EL MARTILLO PRESS POETS (Ceasar K Avelar, Margaret Alysia Garcia, Donato Martinez, David Romero, Matt Sedillo) + Poets published in SPECTRUM 36: POETRY TRICKS print edition

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Saturday, August 5th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Poetry Writing Workshop (Submit up to 3 poems totaling no more than 150 lines in the form of the ghazal for Spectrum online edition: Ghazal Train by emailing donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm, August 12th)

Saturday, August 12th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Deep Critique Workshop (Submit up to 3 poems totaling no more than 150 lines in the form of the ghazal for Spectrum online edition: Ghazal Train by emailing donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm, August 12th)

Saturday, August 19th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Hosted by DKC & JRT, featured: ROSIE ANGELICA ALONSO, KELLIANE PARKER & STEVE VALENZUELA + Poets published in Spectrum online edition: Ghazal Train

Saturday, August 26th, 3 to 5 pm in Thelma's Backyard on 1438 Atchison St, Pasadena - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by CATI PORTER + Poets published in Four Feathers Press EDUCATION IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: SCHOOL POETRY anthology
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Saturday, September 2nd, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Poetry Writing Workshop (Submit up to 3 poems totaling no more than 150 lines on the subject of or at least mentioning hell or heaven for Spectrum 37: Hell or Heaven by emailing donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm, September 2nd)

Saturday, September 9th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Deep Critique Workshop

September 16th, 3 to 5 pm at the My Place Cafe on 1547 N Lake Ave in Pasadena - Hosted by DKC & JRT, featured: MARIA DUARTE & FLOWERSONG PRESS POETS (Adrian Ernesto Cepeda, Iris De Anda, David Romero) + Poets in Four Feathers Press LEAVES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: FALL POETRY anthology

Saturday, September 23rd, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Hosted by DKC, featured: CALOKIE'S 89TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION with CARL, LUKE & MARK STILWELL + Open Reading

Saturday, September 30th, 3 to 5 pm in Thelma's Backyard on 1438 Atchison St, Pasadena - Print & Internet Publishing Workshop led by RIOT OF ROSES (Poets TBA) + Poets published in SPECTRUM 37: HELL OR HEAVEN

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Saturday, October 7th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Poetry Writing Workshop (Submit up to 3 poems totaling no more than 150 lines in the form of the ghazal for Spectrum online edition: Spirits and Specters by emailing donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm, October 14th)


Saturday, October 14th, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Deep Critique Workshop 
(Submit up to 3 poems totaling no more than 150 lines in the form of the ghazal for Spectrum online edition: Spirits and Specters by emailing donkingfishercampbell@gmail.com by 11:59pm, October 14th)

Saturday, October 21st, 3 to 5 pm ON ZOOM ONLY - Hosted by DKC & JRT, featured: GIOVAN ALONZI, YISEL BORGES & RYAN NAKANO + Poets published in Spectrum online edition: Spirits and Specters

SPECIAL EVENT! Saturday, October 28th,
 3 to 6 pm 
in Thelma's Backyard on 1438 Atchison St, Pasadena - THE MASS MANIFESTATION! featuring the LOS ANGELES POET SOCIETY, the ZZYZX POETS, the INNER THREE, the PPW, and you!

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All events FREE, as always.

Hope to see you there,
DKC, GT & JRT