check out my friend Brenda Constantine's article in Poets and Writer's magazine.
2. This blog was hacked over the Labor day 2012 weekend . Google has assured me it is now safe but please let me know!
3. Sunday, October 7, 2012 8:00pm in PDT The BURFDAY PARTY OF THE YEAR is just around the corner. Poetri's parties are filled with celebrity guests, dope poets, incredible comedians and a whole lot of fun. This year Austin Brown (Michael Jackson's nephew) will be taking the stage singing his hit song that has been blowing up everywhere. Also, Yashi Brown, the amazing poet and daughter of Rebbie Jackson. AKA the legendary Jackson family will be in the house. Not too mention Ron G. The funniest man alive! Along with Steve Connell, one of the best poets to ever touch a mic. Yes, this show is gonna be CRAZY! Get your tickets now on Spokenfunk.com.
The Haha Café 5010 Lankershim blvd., North Hollywood, California 91601
4.Keti Sharif's Canada Sep 2012
Keti Sharif is an Australian-born dancer and film producer who has lived in Egypt the last 12 years, where she developed A-Z Belly dance and hosts the Sphinx Festival. She is traveling to 15 cities worldwide on her Farida film screening and Pulse8 Elements training tour. Keti will be visiting Brantford for the day with a fun series of events hosted by Karima Helou– starting from late afternoon until the early evening.The events begin with a free 30 minute talk, followed by a dance workshop and finish with the screening of the Farida film. This is Keti’s first visit to Canada and she is looking forward to meeting the Canadian dancers! For more info or to see Keti’s full tour schedule including Puse8 training USA, and festival events please visit:
4:00pm until 8:00pm www.ketisharif.com, www.pulse8fitness.com
Energy & Essence of Bellydance- free
A-Z Bellydance Creativity - $30 pre-booked online or via Host Karima Helou. $35. on the day
Farida Film Screening- $10 pre-booked online or via event host or $12. on the day
Book via Karima Helou or online via
Paypal on www.ketisharif.com
5..Where... inside Genevas salon 3041 e. 38th st. from 9-11ish with DJ Soul( Adrian DjSoul Mickens) and DJ Big Will(Tony Williams) and I will not forget to mention The Drink Lady(DeNyne BeautiFly Rush), and The Door Lady(StacE' Chanelle) admission is $10 with FREE food, wine, and soda < is Located in Indianapolis Indiana
Visit site for details.
Whew! there's a lot going on again this week! Still no room for a poem but here's how to get copies of my book Instant Poetry (Just Add Words! ):
You can get signed copies directly from me for $15.00 (includes S&H charges)Send your check or money order to:
50 Amesbury Rd
Rochester, NY 14623
you can also order unsigned copies "off the shelf" from the publisher at:
From Barnes and Noble at:
or From Amazon.com . Amazon also has signed copies avalible for $53.65 as well as the "Off the shelf books. Here's the link: ttp://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=%22Laughing%22+Larry+berger
SEE YOU NEXT TIME!