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2015: A very literary year

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 Poet’s Log: January 10, 2016 Since becoming the Cleveland Heights Poet Laureate in April 2015, I’ve found literature thriving in a wide variety of places – some of them surprising. Here’s a look back at my year of living in poetry            – Meredith Holmes April 2 –Ekphrastacy for Heights Arts “Impermanence” gallery show. This exhibit […]

Haiku Death Match: Slugging it out in 17 Syllables

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Poet’s  Log: 2015 This Saturday night, October 10, at exactly 7 p.m. the 2015 Haiku Death Match will commence inside Dobama Theater.  Eleven of Northeast Ohio’s best Haiku poets will vie for the title of Haiku Death Match Champion. Pairs of poets will face off, reading their best haiku poems. The audience votes for the […]

Up on the roof with Cleveland’s creative community

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Poet’s Log, July 6, 2015 I did not expect, when I became Cleveland Heights Poet Laureate that I would end up in high places. On May 7, I read poems at the Bluegrass in the Fields concert, which was held in a magnificent downtown penthouse apartment. Then on June 19, I found myself on the […]