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Tellebration – our first intersection with the NorthStar Storytellers

by Alice Shindelar, photos by Cole Sarar Getting up early on a Saturday isn’t something you’d often find me doing without a snide growl for such cruelty a world, but if every Saturday were a Tellebration I’d blitz out of … Continue reading

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Blue Nile’s Poet’s Groove Open Mic

Back in May, I wrote a little blurb for the City Pages A List, extolling the Poet’s Groove open mic, and it’s about time that I got something up here on MN Mic about one of MN’s longest running weekly … Continue reading

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Soapboxing- Ruth’s Story

The Soap Boxing Poetry Slam on Monday April 6th 2009 was awesomely hosted by local poet/performer Ruth F. Kohtz. Ruth and Consequences. An Inconvenient Ruth. Me. This is my story. I arrived at the AQ early. I needed time to … Continue reading

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Spoken Word Celebration

Five years from now, we’ll say we were there. We’ll say we saw someone who “made it”- accept an award on the Varsity stage, or perform on the Varsity stage, or even just sit at our table as we watched … Continue reading

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Griots Results – Short Version

Wow! What an amazing night! I’ll be working on a REAL post for this coming week, with photographs and more descriptions of the evening’s performances (gotta give my photographers some time to edit), but for those of you who are … Continue reading

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