Reminder: Patricia Carragon July Events



Reminder: Patricia Carragon July Events

A Garden Variety of Poetry and Prose at the 6th Street and Avenue B Community Garden

Saturday, July 22, from 3:30  5:30

with Patricia Carragon, Arden Levine, and Richard Jeffrey Newman, and friends

A Garden Variety – POETRY and PROSE, hosted by Mindy Levokove.

Words among the bleeding hearts and the tomatoes.

Open mic—Bring your words and sign up to read 

6th Street and Avenue B

New York, NY, 10009

Free Event

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Berl’s Poetry Shop

Rooms of Our OwnWomen Read Poetry and Prose

Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 7 p.m.

With Tsaurah Litsky, Nancy Mercado, Patricia Carragon, Elisabet Velasquez

141 Front St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: (347) 687-2375

FREE Event!

F train to York


Tsaurah Litzky is a widely published, Pushcart Prize nominated, poet, performer and writer of fiction, memoir, erotica, plays and commentaryHer major poetry collections are “Baby On The Water” (Long Shot Productionsand “Cleaning The Duck” (Bowery Books). The most recent of her sixteen poetry chapbooks is “Full Lotus – Poems about Yoga” (Night Ballet Press). She has performed her work in over fifty venuesMost recently she presented her poetry in Prague at the High Holy Mass of Poetry via SkypeTsaurah believes it’s a privilege to be a poet. 
Nancy Mercado is the editor of the “Nuyorican Women Writers Anthology” published in Voices e/Magazine, an online literary journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College– CUNYShe is a guest curator for the Museum of American Poetics and assistant editor for; a website dedicated to addressing the issue of climate changeThe author of “It Concerns the Madness” (Long Shot Productions), her work has been extensively anthologizedFor more information, go to:
Patricia Carragon’s latest book is “Innocence” (Finishing Line Press, 2017) and the “Cupcake Chronicles” is forthcoming from Poets Wear PradaPatricia curates the Brownstone Poets and is the editorinchief of its annual anthologyShe is a member of Brevitas, Pen Literary Workshop, Woman Writers in Bloom, and TamarindShe is one of the executive editors of Home Planet News Online.
Elisabet Velasquez is a Puerto Rican writer, mother, feminist from Bushwick, BrooklynHer work has been nominated for Best Of The NetHer poems have appeared in numerous publications including Huffington Post, Muzzle, Latina and Vibe MagazineShe is a VONA alumni, a 2017 Poets House Fellow and the author of the chapbook “PTSD.” You can find her online


Published by: Patricia Carragon

Brooklyn writer and poet Patricia Carragon loves cupcakes, chocolate, cats, and haiku. Her publication credits include BigCityLit, CLWN WR, Clockwise Cat, Danse Macabre, Home Planet News, Inertia, Lips, Levure littéraire, Long Island Quarterly, Mad Hatters’ Review, The Mom Egg, The Toronto Quarterly, Word Salad, and others. She is the author of "Journey to the Center of My Mind" (Rogue Scholars Press, 2005) and "Urban Haiku and More" (Fierce Grace Press, 2010). Her latest books are "The Cupcake Chronicles" (Poets Wear Prada, 2017) and "Innocence" (Finishing Line Press, 2017). She hosts the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. Patricia is a member of brevitas, Pen Women's Literary Workshop, Women Writer's in Bloom,and Tamarind. She is one of the Executive Editors for Home Planet News Online. For more information, please check out her other website at: ---Performances --- ---Publications--- ---Series Schedule--- ---Bookstore--- ---Poetry Corner--- ---Online Reviews of My Books--- ---Follow Me on Goodreads--- ---Check Out My Author Page on--- Amazon.Com ---Become My Fan on ReverbNation--- ---Like My Page on FaceBook--- ----THE BROWNSTONE POETS READING SERIES:---- ---4th Saturday Readings (3rd Saturday if the 4th Saturday falls on a religious holiday). No reading in December. --Park Plaza Restaurant --220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. & Pineapple Walk, Brooklyn, NY 11201-- - 718 – 596 – 5900--- 2:30PM--- ---$5 donation---food/drink - Open Mic--- Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street, R to Court Street, Borough Hall---

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