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About jackiestjoan

Jackie St. Joan is not Ziggies Poet Laureate, but she currently serves as Ziggies Poet of the Year. Her novel, My Sisters Made of Light, was a finalist of the Colorado Book Award in Literary Fiction. Her first collection of poems is forthcoming and she is working on a sequel to her novel.

Jackie St. Joan: Two events coming up: Poetry Book Launch at Ziggies on Sunday, 3 pm & Stories, Stories on Tuesday at Mercury Cafe, 7 pm

Tuesday 7 pm Mercury Cafe: Reading from her memoir-in-progress, Love in Public

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Jackie St. Joan’s Poetry Launch: Sunday, Oct. 23, 3-5 pm and later Ziggies, 4935 W. 38th Ave. Denver

NEW BOOKS!  First poetry books ever! WHAT REMAINS: poems       Re-stitching the Sky, a poem book YOU ARE INVITED to an irreverent mix of poetry, music, reading & performance followed by a live blues jam at 6 pm … Continue reading

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Ziggies Poetry Fest, July 29-31

I’ll be leading a poetry workshop on Saturday 2:30-4:30 “You’ve Gotta Right to Write the Blues”  $5   Best deal in town.  See the entire schedule below.  Hope you can join us. 4923 W. 38th Avenue, Denver http://www.ziggieslivemusic.com/ FRIDAY JULY … Continue reading

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Poetic License–this Friday!!

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Hold on for the “Ride of My Life”

Ride of My Life is a terrific new book of poems by Julie Cummings, poet laureate of Ziggies blues bar in North Denver. The book’s cover shows a long, green and white driverless 1960s Impala parked outside Ziggies on West … Continue reading

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ZIGGIES DATE CHANGE

Jackie St. Joan’s poetry reading Wednesday, January 13, NOT January 6! Same time: 6:30 pm;  Open mic 7:15; Live music at 8:30 4923 W. 38th Ave., Denver, CO

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