Town Square

Post a New Topic

'Everything Poetry' with Poet Laureate Cynthia Bryant

Original post made on Jan 5, 2012

Poet Laureate, Cynthia Bryant, will host "Everything Poetry" in two parts with "Second Saturday Soup" from 10 a.m.-noon, on the second Saturday of every month, at the Firehouse Arts Center, 4444 Railroad Ave.; and "Third Tuesday Trope" from 7-9 p.m., on the third Tuesday of every month, at Towne Center Books, 555 Main St. E-mail Cynthia at

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, December 26, 2011, 10:23 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by Claudette, a resident of Del Prado
on Jan 5, 2012 at 12:12 pm

Love Poetry and love that it's going on, on a regular basis at the Fire House Art Center ~ Love to be able to have a Poetry and Art / Ekphrasis Session monthly as well ~

Ekphrasis or ecphrasis is the graphic, often dramatic description of a visual work of art. In ancient times this referred to a description of any thing, person, or experience. The word comes from the Greek ek and phrasis, 'out' and 'speak' respectively, verb ekphrazein, to proclaim or call an inanimate object by name.

Any thoughts on making this happen? Anyone ?

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Jan 6, 2012 at 10:16 pm

well well well...i may show up and then again i may not show up?

i have a hunch that this is all about somebody trying to make money...if you catch my drift...

ms clauddie...

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Jan 6, 2012 at 10:19 pm

hasn't it occurred to you Claudette...whenever you're involved in a public project, it's mostly about making money and promoting yourself/'s not appreciated...

If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

and my friend here will have the kibble."
By Tom Cushing | 12 comments | 1,311 views

Sentinels of Freedom Newsletter
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 793 views

Harvest time in the vineyards
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 394 views

Understanding Early Decision in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 336 views

When those covering the news become the news
By Gina Channell-Allen | 0 comments | 290 views