Wednesday, December 4th: 7-9 pm:
Tammi Truax and
and Tim Mason share one thing: each of their first names begins with
"T". They are the only pair of featured readers this season of whom
this is true. Other than that their backgrounds differ.
storyteller, community activist Tammi Truax is very active in the
local Seacoast arts community. After serving on the PPLP Board for
a number of years Tammi continues to support our PPLP Facebook
page. She writes the excellent blog, Tea for Two.
Recommended. She lives in Portsmouth.
Tim Mason was
born in the Midwest and lived with his family in Utah for many
years. He has relatively recently returned to New England and
currently lives in East Cambridge Massachusetts.
He notes that
he supports himself by providing bookkeeping services, tax
preparation and consultations to independent artists and arts
oriented small businesses. He is also the Director of the New
England Folk Music Archives.
pleased, indeed, to welcome two fine poets, two "T's" this December,
Tim Mason and Tammi Truax.
As always, our
second hour is devoted to our Open Mic. Bring one poem on one page
to read. Or just come to enjoy fine poetry.
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Kimberly Cloutier Green's
Laureate Kimberly Cloutier Green will introduce her Poet
Laureate project, Poetry's HeART: Compassion &
Creation, in the Levenson Room of the Portsmouth
Public Library on October 29, from 1pm to 3pm and
on November 18, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.
The PPLP Board is
excited about Kimberly's project. We
urge all who are interested in poetry from seasoned poet
to newbie to attend one of the two introductory
sessions. As the first session is now past, plan
to attend the second one Novermber 18th. At the session you'll learn about
Poetry's HeART and can register for one of the
Creation Circle groups.
Follow this link for details.
|Meet the Poet Laureate
Previous laureates' information can be found at