3/3/21

March 10: Timothy Gager Features at Stone Soup

 

Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, March 10, we welcome Timothy Gager, who is celebrating the release of his latest poetry collection.

Amazon's Number One Bestselling Author in five categories, Timothy Gager has published sixteen books of fiction and poetry. His latest, 2020 Poems, is his ninth of poetry. Timothy hosted the successful Dire Literary Series in Cambridge, Massachusetts from 2001 to 2018, and as a virtual series starting in 2020. Timothy was the co-founder of The Somerville News Writers Festival. He has had over 600 works of fiction and poetry published, of which seventeen have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. His work also has been nominated for a Massachusetts Book Award, The Best of the Web, The Best Small Fictions Anthology and has been read on National Public Radio.

Join us this Wednesday  night from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is The meeting ID is  849 6497 1999

Password: stonesoup

March 3: Stone Soup All-Open Mic

 

Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, March 3, we begin the new month with an all-open mic.

Join us this Wednesday night from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is The meeting ID is 839 7267 1213

Password: stonesoup

2/24/21

February 24: Stone Soup All-Open Mic

 


Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, February 24, we close out the month with an all-open mic.

Join us this Wednesday  night from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is The meeting ID is 884 3616 6800

Password: stonesoup

2/11/21

February 17: zaji Features at Stone Soup Poetry

 


Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, February 17, we welcome zaji, another Stone Soup first timer. 

zaji (pseudonym) is a published freelance writer and author. She earned her B.A. in English and M.S. in Journalism (magna cum laude) from Iona College, and her M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Goddard College. She published When We Were One, her first novel, which was reviewed and recommended by USA Today as a “must-read”; a book of poetry, Words…Loving Emotions; and “Lights on a Cave Wall” for the anthology Making the Hook-Up. She independently published her short stories, “The Letters,” “A Fine Day on Church Street,” and “They Came Like Us.” zaji is working on her second fiction novel as well as several short stories, and is penning a memoir, In the Space of Scattered Memories, which shares random snippets of her life as a Jamaican immigrant. Her micro fiction, “The Highway,” was published in Goddard College’s literary journal, The Pitkin Review. She also received honorable mention in Writer’s Relief’s First Annual Peter K. Hixson Memorial Scholarship award for short prose. When not writing, she can be found playing piano, acting, or steeped in philosophical discourse about the nature of existence.

She is the Founder and CEO of Creative Ankh Designs (), a graphic design, web development and web design company. She can be found at thezaji.com E-mail: zaji@thezaji.com.
 
Join us on Wednesday, February 17 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is The meeting ID is 860 7237 4422

Password: stonesoup

2/9/21

February 10: Tzynya Pinchback Features at Stone Soup

 

Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, February 10, we welcome first time Stone Soup feature Tzynya Pinchback.

Tzynya Pinchback is a poet, essayist, and author of “How to Make Pink Confetti” (Dancing Girl Press, 2012). Her recent work appears in Deaf Poets Society, Mom Egg Review, Naugatuck River Review, Raising Mothers, and is broadcasted on WOMR’s Poets Corner. She was a finalist for 2020 Poet Laureate of Plymouth, Massachusetts, and writer-in-residence for the Cordial Eye Gallery & Artist Space 2020 Joy Residency.

Join us on Wednesday, February 10 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is The meeting ID is 823 9151 5804

Password: stonesoup

2/2/21

February 3: Skoot Mosby Features at Stone Soup

 

Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, February 4, we welcome back poet and battle rapper Skoot Mosby.

Skoot Mosby is a heavy hitting poet. As the Poetry Club president and the face of Roxbury Community College, he has created many successful events, such as No Filter, Man vs Police,” and What That Mouth Do. Skoot is taking the poetry world by storm with his freestyle abilities on the mic. Skoot has featured at Rapping With The Writers, Comic Con, Roxbury Rocks, Art is Life Itself, Hope Inc., Verbalization, Lizard Lounge, and Stone Soup. In a major addition to his features, Skoot has been a 3x Semi finalist National Slam Team. Skoot has also served as a member of the Compassionate Poets and an assistant facilitator for Writers Without Margins. 

Join us on Wednesday, February 3 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is 846 7321 6312

Password: stonesoup


1/25/21

January 27: Blackbyrd Features at Stone Soup

 


Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, January 27, we close out January with the return of BlackByrd, who is joining us online to prepare for a special live performance to save the Dudley Cafe. Lend her your ears and your dollars as we help one of Stone Soup's friends.

My name is Blackbyrd. I have been doing spoken word here in Boston for almost 10 years. Happy to be back to Stone Soup Poetry as your featured poet. Currently working on an album and videos that are to be released July 2021. I love entertaining and expressing myself through my art. I am living my truth. See you soon

Join us on Wednesday, January 27 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is 829 5121 2218

Password: stonesoup


1/15/21

January 20: Art Collins Features at Stone Soup

 

Amidst the global pandemic, Stone Soup Poetry has been offering an online open mic via Zoom for anyone interested. This continues to receive an amazing response, and we appreciate everyone's participation.

On Wednesday, January 20, Stone Soup celebrates what will hypothetically be our first night in post-Trump America with Art Collins. 

Art Collins 

A Boston poet who believes that there is extraordinary power in words

and considers his poetry to be socially conscious as well as entertaining.

He hopes that his brand of poetry will motivate action, provoke thought and stimulate the mind of the listener. Art is Co-host of the Lizard Lounge Poetry Slam venue and was a member of the 2008, 2010, 2016 - 2019 Lizard Lounge National Poetry Slam Team.

He is an educator in the Boston Public School system and continues to perform his unique style of poetry with the aspirations of reaching a global audience.

Join us on Wednesday, January 20 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM ET by clicking this link.

The meeting ID is 882 8489 15059

Password: stonesoup