Category Archives: Poetry Readings

Last Call for Poetry Open Mic: For All from Everywhere!

Charlotte Digregorio, this blog’s editor, has organized a poetry open mic through Zoom, sponsored by the Winnetka (IL, USA) Public Library, that is open to poets globally.  Beginning  and experienced poets will share the spotlight, 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, … Continue reading

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Poetry Open Mic: Read Your Poems to a Global Audience!

Charlotte Digregorio has organized a poetry open mic, for all from everywhere, Sunday, July 25 at 2 p.m. (Chicago-USA Time). For those who’d like a global audience for their poetry through Zoom, this Winnetka (IL) Public Library-sponsored event, will spotlight … Continue reading

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Calling All Poets! Read Your Poetry at the Global Open Mic

Thank you so much to all those who attended “Write and Publish Great Poetry,” my global Zoom workshop last Sunday. It was sponsored by the Winnetka (IL) Public Library, just outside of Chicago–USA. I am grateful to the Library for … Continue reading

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Holidays: A Great Time for Showcasing Your Writing & Helping Others, Too

I am somehow still lost in October. And, here, November is whizzing by. As writers, we often realize that we need to spend time during the holiday season not only with friends and family, but sharing ourselves and our work … Continue reading

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Readers Respond to “Seek the Best Place for a Poetry Reading”

    Alan Summers writes:   Good article!   Selling and shifting books can be notoriously difficult in many venues. We’ve all done open mic and guest poet slots but the make up of the event can rarely be conducive … Continue reading

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Poetry Readings are Fun! Do a Reading!

Dear Friends and Followers: If you live in the Chicago metro area, please come to my poetry reading and book signing of my new title,  Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All, this Sunday, June 28. It will be … Continue reading

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Attend This Huge Literary Festival!

Followers and Friends: I hope you are enjoying The Daily Haiku which brings you a variety of haiku and senryu voices. (Senryu is haiku written about human nature and its weaknesses, and it is often humorous.) Haiku and senryu originated … Continue reading

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Poets: Outreach Is Important

If we want poetry to be recognized as a valuable art, we need to be more active in sharing our creativity with others. National Poetry Month, April, is always an especially productive month for me in  getting the word out … Continue reading

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New Haiku Reading Scheduled!

Dear Friends and Followers, For those of you who live in the Chicago area, you are invited to my special reading at The New Studio in Evanston, 2948 Central St., Tuesday, April 14 at 7 p.m. The New Studio features … Continue reading

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Capture Your Life’s Moments through Haiku and Senryu

If you’ve been following my posts, I was busy June, July, and August doing many haiku and senryu presentations. (Senryu has the same style as haiku, but it is written about human nature, rather than about nature and the seasons, … Continue reading

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