Poetry Open Mic
Come be part of our amazing poetry community! Sign up to read a poem when you arrive, but get your tickets in advance so we know how many chairs to set up! Not a writer? That is ok! Folks who just love to listen to poetry are highly encouraged to attend! Enjoy as part of the audience, discover our diverse local literary talent and provide them with valuable feedback on their work! Admission $5
Featured Poet: Kem Diké (Dee-Kay) is a poet and spoken word artist from Tampa, Florida. He’s been writing poetry for nearly 2 decades. His style is eclectic as he doesn’t feel stuck focusing on a singular style. In most of his pieces, he’s known to add a humorous twist in his writing on a variety of subjects. He’s had his work published in the Stars in Our Hearts poetry book series as well Neptune Magazine. He’s also a filmmaker, with his short film “Yard Work” based on his poem, showcasing in 3 different festivals including Sunscreen. He won an award for Best Voice-over narration. He currently has another film in the works. He loves TV, Anime, video games, working out, and taking long walks. This is not a dating profile, but holla at him if you’re interested. Just kidding, but also not.
Date: Wednesday, February 28
Location: The Studio@620 (620 1st Ave S. St. Pete)
Cost: Admission $5