June 11th: April Penn 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 June 11th, we welcome the return of the popular and prolific local poet April Penn.

April Penn is a Boston-area poet who frequents Stone Soup, the Brighton Word Factory, and the Cantab Poetry Lounge. She has been involved in Occupy Boston protests and has been published in Amethyst Arsenic and Snake Oil Cure. She is a poetry blogging fiend who plans to write 365 poems a year for the rest of her life. Her favorite topics to write about are puberty, imaginary friends, and thunder storms. She originally hails from Hammond, Louisiana and Baltimore, Maryland but loves Boston best of all!