POETRY AT THE POINT on May 22 will feature feature Jessica Reed, Big Base, and Cherie McCoy. Poetry at the Point is held at THE FOCAL POINT in Maplewood on the 4th Tuesday of the month. This reading series invites local and regional poets, and established and up-and-coming poets to share their words. The event is free.
JESSICA REED’s forthcoming chapbook, World, Composed (Finishing Line Press), is a dialogue with the ancient poet Lucretius about atoms. Her work has appeared in Crazyhorse, Conjunctions, North American Review, Bellingham Review, New American Writing, Colorado Review, Waxwing, Tinderbox Poetry Journal, Spiral Orb, The Fourth River, and elsewhere.
ROBERT E. PITTMAN Jr. is a spoken word artist who has performed as Big Base since the Love Jones era.
CHERIE McCOY is the author of #RANDOM, and owner of Words2Serve LLC, which seeks to create and present literature that will encourage introspection.