Four awesome poets Ronald P. Bremner, David Dephy, Aaron Fischer, and Roger S. Mitchell to rock Brownstone Poets on Saturday, September 28 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights, and there’s an open mic as well. Come enjoy an afternoon of poetry and delicious food at this cozy family-owned restaurant.
Ronald P. Bremner
Roger S. Mitchell
Saturday, September 28 @ 2:30 P.M.
Park Plaza Restaurant
220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. and Pineapple Walk
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718 – 596 – 5900
Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street
R to Court Street
4 or to 5 Borough Hall
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Please check the MTA’s “The Weekender” for all transit updates.
$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic
Curated by Patricia Carragon
Ronald P. Bremner writes of incense, peppermints, and the color of time. in such venues as International Poetry Review, Anthem: a Leonard Cohen Tribute Anthology, Poets Online, Jerry Jazz Musician, and Climate of Change: Sigmund Freud in Poetry. Ron’s most recent books are Hungry Words (Alien Buddha Press), Absurd (Absurdist poetry from Cajun Mutt Press), and Chambers of a Heart (with the photographs of James LaFratta, from New Feral Press), Ektomorphic (ekphrasis, from Presa Press), and Pencil Sketches (Clare Songbirds Publications. He has thrice won Honorable Mention in the Allen Ginsberg awards, and he invites you to visit his Instagram poetry at beat_poet1, where milk and cookies await.
David Dephy–-Born June 21st, 1968. The trilingual Georgian/American poet, novelist, essayist, multimedia artist. His works are published in the USA by the several literary magazines and anthologized also in many collections of poetry and prose in the USA, UK, Germany, Brazil, Ukraine, Georgia, Mexico, Portuguese, Romania. He is an active participant of the American and international poetry and artistic scenes such as PEN World Voices, 92Y Poetry Center, Voices of Poetry, Long Island Poetry Listings, Columbia University in the City of New York – The School of the Arts, Bowery Poetry Club which named him as a Literature Luminary. He lives and works in New York City.
Aaron Fischer spent 30+ years as a technical journalist and an editor at a progressive news site. He’s much happier writing poems. He has been a finalist in the Prime Number and The Naugatuck River Review poetry contests and has been nominated for three Push Cart Prizes. In 2018, his sonnet, “Aubade for LR,” was named as one of the top three sonnets of the year by the Maria W. Faust sonnet contest. His chapbook, Black Stars of Blood: The Weegee Poems, was published in the summer of 2018.
Roger S. Mitchell’s latest book of poems, Reason’s Dream, was published last year by Dos Madres. Lemon Peeled the Moment Before: New and Selected Poem, was published in 2008. In 2010, he published a book of poems written on a Fellowship awarded by AIRIE, Artists in Residence in the Everglades, titled The One Good Bite in the Saw Grass Plant. Among his anthology appearances, he has work in the recent Penguin anthology, Zoo of the New, ed. by Nick Laird and Dan Patterson. He lives in Jay, NY and plays drums.