Say What?! Open Mic & Feature JonKel at Coffee Underground
Sunday Night Poetry
Event Types: Literary Arts
Oct 8, 2023 7:30 PM — Oct 8, 2023 9:00 PM
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Say What?! is at Coffee Underground on Sundays! Poetry open mic will feature Jonkel! Host Jenice Pleasant. All poetry styles welcome! The night will also feature poetry games, fun, and a full night of open mic slots for local poets on a first-come, first serve basis. Open mic poets may read/recite one poem.
Say What?! Feature originally from Miami, Jonkel found an outlet for his trauma in theater and creative writing. For a quarter of a century, he has been dedicating his life to changing lives where he serves as a program coordinator for Concept Health Systems (@CHSPR3VENT). Guiding these young peer educators, he seeks to empower them to make a positive impact in their communities. A veteran of the US Armed Forces as well as a veteran of the poetry slam scene, Jonkel most recently took 4th place in the 2023 Blackberry Peach Festival National Poetry Slam. His latest project is "Trauma Monsters: A Collection of Poetry," which is available on all major platforms.
Produced by Wits End Poetry. All poetry styles welcome. Coffee Underground. Doors open at 7:00 pm.
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