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He’s Not Gonna Take It By Chris O’Carroll

Chris O’Carroll is author of The Joke’s on Me. He has been Light magazine’s featured poet, and his work appears in Love Affairs at the Villa Nelle and The Great American Wise Ass Poetry Anthology, among other collections. He is a Straw Dog Writers Guild member and lives in Pelham. He’s Not Gonna Take It Read More

Rightful Rage by Andrea Della Monica

Andrea Della Monica is a former newspaper journalist and creative non-fiction writer whose work has appeared in a variety of print and online publications, including Hippocampus and Glimmer Train. She lives at her homestead in Becket, Massachusetts in beautiful Berkshire County with her two poodles and six Pekin ducks. Rightful Rage Sharp-edged rage Anger’s evolution Read More

Funerals from Afar by Sarah B. Sullivan

Sarah Sullivan, a member of Straw Dog Writers Guild and resident of Northampton, MA in Hampshire County, is a poet, physician, teacher, ocean-lover, partner, parent, friend, meditator, searcher. She is published in several journals and anthologies. Her most recent chapbook is Somewhere There is Always Enough. Her website is sarahbsullivan.com. Funerals from Afar In the shelved death-piles–stacks Read More

Going Viral: launching a book during the pandemic

We’re all terrified about what Covid-19 means for our communities, our loved ones. If we’re not frightened, we should be. Many of us are self-isolating, working remotely, not visiting friends and family except virtually. We’re washing our hands often, trying not to touch our faces, attempting to balance our reading about the virus to learn Read More

The Voo Open Mic by Candace Curran

What do we want?POETRY!When do we want it?EVERY LAST SUNDAY AT THE VOO! Wasn’t it Simon and Garfunkel that stated the obvious…it’s all happening at the Voo? Or was it Zoo? and yes, that works too… We are just getting started with our new featured reader/open mic monthly event at The Rendezvous aka The Voo, Read More

What do we want? POETRY! When do we want it? EVERY LAST SUNDAY AT THE VOO! Wasn’t it Simon and Garfunkel that stated the obvious…it’s all happening at the Voo? Or was it Zoo? and yes, that works too… So we are just getting started with our new featured reader/open mic monthly event at The Read More