POETRY AT THE POINT on November 19 will feature poets Melissa Singleton, Emily Koehn, and Sunni Hutton. Poetry at the Point is held at THE FOCAL POINT in Maplewood. This reading series invites local and regional poets, and established and up-and-coming poets to share their words. The event is free.
MELISSA SINGLETON, also known as Shine Goodie, is a poet and change-maker with the heart of a shaman. Her poetry insists and depends upon intimate, other ways of knowing and being in the multiverse.
EMILY KOEHN’s poems have appeared in FENCE, Waxwing, Crazyhorse, Cincinnati Review, and Vinyl. She is the St. Louis Poetry Center site coordinator for Poetry Inside Out, a poetry translation program, and teaches at Washington University.
SUNNI HUTTON, a graduate of Vanderbilt University, is a St Louis native. She is the author of The Art of Hurting, a poetry photo book. She is a spoken word competition winner.