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Come and share a poem, a story, a song; or just a welcoming and listening ear...

"If a novel is winter, and a short story is a snow storm, then a poem is a snowball, squeezed."  ~ Bruce Dethlefsen

Welcome to North Portland Spoken Word! We are a friendly and welcoming group who meet the first and third Thursdays of each month in a Coffee Shop after hours. There is water available, however if you would like something else you will need to bring your own beverage. We also ask that you take your container(s) with you. Welcome and I look forward to meeting you and hearing your Words!

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  • Sigrid K.

    What a wonderful new experience for me! Good to listen to all of you.

    2 · October 18, 2013

  • Holly B

    Thanks everyone!

    October 18, 2013

  • joanna

    Here is a link to the poem i read, with a cool/creepy image of Neil Gaiman's head/house! :-)
    http://www.tor.com/stories/2013/04/house-neil-gaiman

    3 · October 17, 2013

  • christopher r.

    Had a great time tonight, great crowd. And a beautiful girl in the crowd with short dark hair and glasses... wow

    October 17, 2013

  • James M.

    One more added to the list of not being able to make it. Y'all have fun!

    October 17, 2013

  • Rick H.

    Just found out I won't be able to make it tonight. Hope to attend next time.

    October 17, 2013

    • Holly B

      We will miss you Rick! Hope all is well, look forward to seeing you next time ~

      October 17, 2013

  • Madeline B A.

    Hear you next time, Rick and Michael. Your presence will be missed.

    October 17, 2013

  • Michael K.

    Looks like I'm out as well. My out-of-town friends all seem to show up at the last minute on Thursdays. See you next time!

    October 17, 2013

  • Rochelle D.

    looking forward to see you all again soon!

    2 · October 4, 2013

    • Cassie

      We've missed you!

      October 5, 2013

  • james C.

    Loved it last time, will again

    October 5, 2013

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