Welcome to the Southeast Michigan Poetry Meetup. We are a warm, open, engaging group of people who love the words, rhythms and ideas of poetry, and work to offer each other perspective, encouragement, ideas and thoughtful discussion of our work. Poets of all ages and experience levels are welcome. Meeting locations are as central geographically to all of metro Detroit as possible. Please bring an original, unpublished poem for discussion, or come visit the meeting and see what we're all about.

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Welcome to all poetic voices!

Recent Meetups

  • 2 days ago · 7:00 PM

    Poetic Catnip Farewell CANCELLED

    4 Poets and Poetry Lovers

    QUICK NOTE: THIS VENUE WAS ACCIDENTALLY DOUBLE-BOOKED, SO IT IS CANCELLED. THOSE OF YOU WHO WRTE PLANNING ON COMING, PLEASE LET ME KNOW YOU HAVE READ THIS. This will be... Learn more
  • 4 days ago · 7:00 PM

    Aludra Ascends

    6 Poets and Poetry Lovers

    Bright Star at the end of The Dog's Tail--is it wagging? (Check out Carla's telescope)
  • February 15 · 6:00 PM

    SOUL Writers' Retreat

    4 Poets and Poetry Lovers

    An evening of poetry, festivities and fun. Poets William Burkholder, Hossain Mosovat, and Ber-Henda Williams will be featured, with dinner and an open mic as well.... Learn more
  • February 8 · 1:00 PM

    Happy Birthday, James Dean

    5 Poets and Poetry Lovers

    R. I. P. James Joyce (A very cold part of the year to either be born or to die; still, it happens)
  • January 28 · 7:00 PM

    Doldrums & Daydreams

    8 Poets and Poetry Lovers | 5.00

    In the Frozen Maw of Winter
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  • Carla founded The Southeast Michigan Poetry Meetup Group

    on February 18

 
Founded Feb 18, 2009

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Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

Rafaël, started French Conversation Group

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