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Black Dog Speaks: Open Mic Poetry Reading

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Presented by Big Bend Poets & Writers and Black Dog Literary Nights at Railroad Square Art District, Tallahassee FL

Aug 20 - 21 2019
Black Dog Speaks: Open Mic Poetry Reading

Announcing the 2nd in a series of invitationals for Tallahassee area poets, featuring open mic readings at Black Dog Speaks, Black Dog Coffee Cafe at Railroad Square Park, Tallahassee. Come one, come all to share a poem or two, or to listen in.

All poets and the public are invited to the premiere of Black Dog Speaks, poetry at Black Dog on the Square.  Tonight’s Featured poet is “TAJ” Shotwell.  The event is hosted by poet and artist Linda Marie.  Please bring poems to share.  Short songs or very short stories are welcome.  A sign-up sheet will be provided, and poets will read in the order they signed up.

Poet, author, and educator Theresa Ann James, or TAJ Shotwell, grew up in MemphisHistoric Orange Mound, Tennessee.  Upon moving

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Contact: 850-841-7778

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Enjoy fresh coffee, cold-drip, soda or beer and other goodies before and during the poetry.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Linda Marie, Host and Poet


Railroad Square Art District

567 Industrial Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310

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