East of Every Edith in the World!

This Monday, September 17th, our weekly open mic is gonna help you gear up for Globalquerque, the premiere world music festival in Albuquerque every September. We encourage poets to bring poems that are… Continue reading

Calling All Mutants: Come Feed the Pig at East of Edith

This Monday, Sept 10th at 7 pm at the Projects (3614 High Street NE) features representatives, Serna and Del Santo of the Mutantroot project, who will be on exhibit to delight or disgust… Continue reading

Teresa Gallion’s Up—with Mitch on Guitar

Teresa Gallion, with her gift for contemplation and affinity for the natural world, is our feature for East of Edith Monday September 3rd. Come here. Come hear her. Mitch Rayes will be joining… Continue reading

Bob Warren features at East of Edith Aug 20

Our feature for next week’s East of Edith, Bob Warren, writes: You should know that I am without credentials of any kind. I never graduated from anything, never received a diploma or certificate… Continue reading

Hankering #1 and Hankering #2

HANKERING #1 TEA TIME Saturday August 18th from 7:00-8:30 I like to read and hear books, prose and poetry, out loud.  Shortly, I want to do events where all we do is read… Continue reading

Brooke at East of Edith Monday August 13th

Features at East of Edith continue, this week with what I’m sure will be a surprising set from Brooke von Blomberg. I’ve always enjoyed her work, its surprising turns, which I often heard… Continue reading

Call for Submissions: Quiet Machine/Wild Mouth

What truths can be found at the threshold where nature is becoming technology and technology is reshaping nature? Send one-page poems with your take on the theme of “Quiet Machine/Wild Mouth” to localpoetsguild@yahoo.com (subject line… Continue reading

Our Own Private Blue Man at East of Edith Monday

I demand we feature Rich Boucher this Monday at 7 pm at East of Edith at the Projects. (Open mic before and after his set, 2 poem 4 minute limit). I make this… Continue reading

Writers Out Loud: An Evening of Prose – Wednesday, June 13th!

On Wednesday night, June 13th, at 7:30 pm, the Local Poets Guild welcomes the organizers and participants of the city of Albuquerque’s Dime Stories Project to the stage at The Projects for a special evening… Continue reading

Mocha Chololata Momma Visits East of Edith TONIGHT

Marya Erin Jones will be our feature for East of Edith tonight at 7 pm at the Projects, 3614 High Street NE. She is a word-person/performer extraordinaire, the kind of person who engages… Continue reading