September 15th: Crystal Good Features

Stone Soup Poetry meets from 8-10 p.m. every Monday at the Out of The Blue Art Gallery at 106 Prospect Street with an open mike sign-up at 7:30 p.m. On September 15th, Stone Soup will be visited by Virginia poet, Crystal Good.

Crystal Good attended West Virginia State University (Communications/ African American Studies). This poet, Libra, mother of three is a community organizer working for social change through advocacy and education. She is the recipient of the West Virginia Governors Innovative Artist Award (with Museum In The Community) and regularly produces poetry events in Charleston, WV. She is a proud member of the Affrilachian Poets. Crystal has been published in: Pluck the Journal for African American Appalachian Culture, Graffiti, West Virginia Executive and Berea College Appalachian Heritage.

Click here to visit the Affrilachian Poets website for a sample of Good's work and more.