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The Java Poetry Open Mic

"The person who values criticism more than flattery, values knowledge more than ego!" - nmr // Join authors Synnika Lofton and Nathan Richardson in a forum where poetry is built up, not propped up. Read your poetry and get critical feedback. Learn new techniques on establishing identity, form and consistency in your writing!!! The discussions are as amazing as the poems. Click the lick below for details... Browse the web site and learn more about the Hampton Roads literary scene at

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    1 · December 20, 2012

    • Nathan M. R.

      Thanks for bringing your friend to share her very first poem with us!

      1 · December 20, 2012

    • Jen S.

      I'm sorry that I couldn't come - I had the flu!!! Was out a whole week at work! I'll be there come January!

      1 · December 22, 2012

  • Nathan M. R.

    Thanks for all the poems you've shared with me at the Java during 2012!!! Have a very happy holiday and I look forward to seeing all of you at the next Java Open Mic in 2013 on Wednesday, Jan 16th

    December 19, 2012

  • Jacquie aka ".

    Excellent session...enjoyed

    1 · December 19, 2012

  • Chiquita M.

    Inspiring as always!

    1 · December 19, 2012

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