Monday, February 16th – 7 pm
Poets Ronald Sauer & Robert Anbian
open mic follows

Ron Sauer is a native New Yorker and a leading light of the North Beach art and poetry scene, known for trenchant social satires and poignant love poems and for translations of Baudelaire, Aloysius Betrand, and Jacques Prevert.  A troubadour of urban … [Read more...]

Monday, February 2nd – 7 pm
Poets Gary Hicks and Sharon Doubiago
open mic follows

Gary Hicks, whose work bristles with an acute challenge to the regressive and repressive facts of our times, is joined by Sharon Doubiago, who for decades has written from a fused personal-political-social standpoint that has earned her untold … [Read more...]

Monday, April 21 — 7:00 pm
POETS! hosted by Jerry Ferraz
Featured readers: Ronald Sauer
& Michael Koch — open mic follows

Ronald Sauer is a poet, translator and raconteur steeped in the work of Baudelaire, Aloysius Bertrand, Voltaire, Jacques Prevert, Jacques Roumain, the surrealists, and more.  A little background on Michael Koch will follow. Jerry Ferraz hosts … [Read more...]

Thursday, November 21st, 7 pm
Featured Poets plus Open Mic
Third Thursday of Every Month at 7 p.m.

Thursday, November 21st, 7:00 p.m. Featured poets Dan Richman and Sally King Open mic follows.  Jerry Ferraz hosts. Sally King is an artist and writer.  Her recently published debut poetry collection, A Tale of Two Heads, is a series of … [Read more...]

Thursday, September 19th, 7:00 pm
Al Young, California poet laureate emeritus, and Jeanne Powell – POETS!
with open mic!

Al Young was the California Poet Laureate from 2005-2008, a high point in a towering career that began in the late 1960s with novels, poetry collections and more, through the 1970s on into the present... novels that include Who is Angelina? and … [Read more...]