Women Musicians Network 17th annual concert, March 5

On February 19, 2014, in Latest News, by The News Staff

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Lucy Holstedt, my neighbor and friend on School St. in Somerville puts on this great musical event in Boston every year. Here is an article by her husband Kirk Etherton, who also helps with this festive occasion.

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Somerville Lyrical – February 19

On February 19, 2014, in Latest News, by The News Staff

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Somerville Poet Afaa Michael Weaver is a two- time  Pushcart Prize-winner and an English professor at Simmons College. His poem “American Income” was recently republished in The New York Times.

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Lyrical Somerville – January 15

On January 15, 2014, in Latest News, by The News Staff

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Camus wrote, and I paraphrase: “After 40, a man is responsible for his own face.” So one day young readers you must face your face. Poet Joe Farley explains.

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The First and Last Word Poetry Series

On January 15, 2014, in Latest News, by The News Staff

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The Center for the Arts at the Armory Poetry at the Cafe
191 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA
Tuesday, January 21
7 p.m./Admission $4.00
Reading and Open Mic

Hosted by: Harris Gardner and Gloria Mindock

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Lyrical Somerville – January 8

On January 8, 2014, in Latest News, by The News Staff

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In this picture you see the half face of poet Robert K. Johnson outside the window of the house at 33 Ibbetson Street in Somerville, Mass. This is where Somerville’s literary magazine Ibbetson Street was birthed in 1998.

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