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Wonder Dave on Tour! Vancouver, Seattle, Everett and Portland! December shows!

Hello Everyone!

As I write this I am in Vancouver, British Columbia in the great country of Canada! You can catch me tonight December 8th… 436 more words

Chris Leja - 5 Very Good Reasons Never to Date a Physicist

Here’s a poem that I didn’t get to see at IWPS, but from a poet who it was lovely to get the chance to hang out with and catch up a bit. 44 more words

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Solo: Reflection

My two and a half weeks at home have come to a close. Two and a half weeks ago I felt strongly that this time had come all too quickly, now two and a half weeks later I have felt that time has been dragging its feet on the way to September 12th. 669 more words




I am baby-faced –

I am baby-boned –

I am the miracle

of every death

around me.

I do not feel that the deaths of family members, a few familiar co-workers, and an acquaintance or two, truly bring to life the concept of losing someone whom you meet, and then becomes a part of you. 239 more words



I had the esteemed pleasure of getting to see Mighty Mike McGee twice in the last week – once at St. John’s Booksellers for Them’s Fighting Words, and at Slabtown for the Portland Poetry Slam – and when he performs, the audience listens. 352 more words

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REVIEW: Alex Dang - You Can Do Better...But The Bar Has Been Set Pretty High

Living just over the bridge from Portland, Oregon, I’ve had the esteemed pleasure of watching Alex Dang at the Portland Poetry Slam over the last couple of years, and it is quite the treat. 360 more words

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