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25 Short Poems by Jim Cory

Jim Cory is a poet and a fiction writer interested in history, ornithology and architecture. He has reviewed books, written essays for various publications, authored eight books or chapbooks of poetry (most recently No Brainer Variations, 2011, from Rain Mountain

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Moritat by Joe Roarty

Moritat The 2015 Moonstone Chapbook Contest winner, Moritat(German for “street ballad”) is poetry of high octane energy, passionate intelligence, supercharged, insistent blues, jazz and heightened speech rhythms, whose original language mixes dictions with masterful ease- at home on the street

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Color Schemes By Jeffrey E. Lee

Color Schemes   One of Moonstone’s 2015 Chapbook Contest Honorable Mentions. His first novel is forthcoming from White Pine Press in 2016. His dramatic poetry book, identity papers (Ghost Road Press, 2006), was a 2006 Colorado Book Award finalist. His towards

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Poetic Quid Pro Quo

Wednesday August 5, 2015 – 7pm  Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub – 1214 Sansom Street Poetic Quid Pro Quo – Another poet reads your poem, then you read it. How does it sound, does it say what you wanted it

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Who Do You Love? Charles Bukowski

Tuesday August 4, 2015, 6:30pm (doors open at 5:30pm) Moonstone Poetry @ PhillyCAM – 699 Ranstead Who Do You Love? Charles Bukowski – Broadcast Live: Comcast 66/966 & Verizon 29/30- A live poetry talk show and cover open mic, broadcast

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Leonard Gontarek and the Osage Poets

Wednesday August 12, 2015 – 7pm Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub – 1214 Sansom Street Leonard Gontarek and the Osage Poets “I have nothing but admiration and awe for The Osage Poets. There is not a more committed, talented, hard-working,

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Philadelphia’s Haiku Slam

  Wednesday July 29, 2015, 7:00pm Moonstone @ Fergie’s Pub, 1214 Sansom Street Philadelphia’s Haiku Slam! – $5 to enter Philadelphia poets go head to head at Philadelphia’s Haiku Slam. Hosted by Warren C. Longmire  

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Andrew Keller, Jacob Russell & Anne-Adele Wight

Wednesday July 22, 2015, 7pm Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub, 1214 Sansom Street. Andrew Keller is a poet and musician , Senior Editor at Painted Bride. He recently performed in Donna Oblongata’s adaptation of the Wizard of Oz. He likes

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RuNett Nia Ebo & Victoria Huggins Peurifoy

Wednesday July 15, 2015 – 7pm Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub – 1214 Sansom Street RuNett Nia Ebo, Poet of Purpose has been writing since age 10  (over 5 decades). She is published in several anthologies including Stand our Ground 

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Kathy Barham, Beth Feldman Brandt, Julia Lopez & Janice McDermott

Wednesday July 8, 2015 – 7pm  Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub – 1214 Sansom Street Kathy Barham is author of From the Familiar and her poems have appeared in American Poetry Review,The Drunken Boat, Spillway, Mad Poets Review, Poetry Ink

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