Word Chaser @ Cafe Racer: March Madness

  Word Chaser @ Cafe Racer: March Madness Kilam Tel Aviv Christ Buckley Music by Moe Provencher       Julene’s News I traveled to AWP in San Antonio last week to read from my book, truth be bold—Serenading Life & Death in the Time of AIDS, on the panel …

Word Chaser @ Cafe Racer: February, Welcome Spring!

Join us at February’s Word Chaser!! Nadine Antoinette Maestas Jason Kirk with musician Ryan Tranum     Julene’s News Mad Swirl published my poem “First Concert,” the second poem I wrote about this particular experience. The other is in the Poeming Pigeon series, focused on Music.  Voices On the Wind published two …

Word Chaser at Cafe Racer: 2020 Jump Start!

Come out for Word Chaser at Cafe Racer Get a Jump Start on 2020 Featuring Steve Potter Bryan Edenfield  Music by Evictions with Graham Issac   Julene’s News “Conception Story” was re-published at Black Coffee Review on January 1, 2020, with acknowledgement to Cliterature where it was first published. I am thrilled …

Word Chaser at Cafe Racer—Potluck: No Fruitcake!

Potluck: No Fruitcake Word Chaser! at Cafe Racer! Peggy Sturdivant Glenda West Music  Justen VanGrinsven     Join us at 7 pm at Cafe Racer!      Julene’s News “Terrorists Outside the Gate” was published in Winedrunk Sidewalk: Shipwrecked in Trumpland on Day number One Thousand Twenty Five, or Nov …

Word Chaser @ Cafe Racer—October Salon!

Featuring The Poet Salon Podcast team: Gabrielle Bates Dujie Tahat Luther Hughes Dujie won the 2019 Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship! Luther’s book Touched is available at Sibling Rivalry Press! Come out to hear them read and celebrate their successes! Our musician is the talented Ivory Grey-Smith!   Julene’s Poetry News: Winedrunk …

Organizing Tips for a Poetry Reading!

Word Chaser at the Racer* is a new reading series starting June 19th, and will be continue on the 3rd Wednesday of each month! Since I’m starting this with co-instigator Jeffrey Kahrs, I decided to send out reading advise I’ve picked up and used over the years.  Below is a …

Word Chaser at the Racer: New Reading Series!

Jeffrey Kahrs & I will host the first “Word Chaser at the Racer” June 19th, 7 pm:  music, open mike, & feature readers Every 3rd Wednesday at 5628 Roosevelt Way NE Come to the 1st one, hear the hosts read— we’ll have a grand time! Shortly after I’m headed to …