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A thumb among fingers. A writer, a photographer, a lover of all things citrusy.

New Look for MN Mic

Hey folks- I did a quick redesign of the website, so that the articles exist in a drop down menu, the full illustration I made (almost two years ago) is visible, the links “pop” just a little more, and it … Continue reading

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Standards in Spoken Word, Call to Arms

MN Mic is pleased to point out that we’re publishing another essay by Kyle “Guante” Tran Myhre for spoken word poets and audiences, to be more conscious about what makes “good” spoken word, and to have a discussion about that. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events (The FB Roster)

by Cole Sarar Hey folks! Scroll past all the events to hear about some big names that are coming to town, an article I think is great, and a call to arms. Tonight: Two Chairs Telling: Diego Vazquez & Ann … Continue reading

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NPS Semi-Finals at the Fitz

by Syd Malicious, of the Punch Out Poetry slam team Hey Y’all. Syd Malicious here. I’m temporarily taking over coverage of NPS2010. My assignment (and by assignment I mean, the bout I happened to be at when Cole asked me … Continue reading

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National Poetry Slam, Day 2, Bout 2, AQ

by Fish DeSmith I went over to the AQ for Bout 2 last night, to see the Twin Cities’ rookie team, Punch Out Poetry’s second bout. It was Winston Salem, North Carolina’s Piedmont Slam; aforementioned Punch Out; Richmond, Virginia’s SlamRichmond; … Continue reading

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