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12/01/2021

Los Carnales by Hiram Sims, co-founder of World Stage Press! 📚

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Fiction, Sci-fi, and Whimsy. If you're in the mood for a new winter read, check out:Hidden Moments by Queen ExChiron's A...
11/24/2021

Fiction, Sci-fi, and Whimsy. If you're in the mood for a new winter read, check out:

Hidden Moments by Queen Ex
Chiron's Asylum by Nia Chatman
Small Wars, Little Revolutions by Alyssa Matuchniak

www.worldstagepress.org

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Fiction, Sci-fi, and Whimsy. If you're in the mood for a new winter read, check out:

Hidden Moments by Queen Ex
Chiron's Asylum by Nia Chatman
Small Wars, Little Revolutions by Alyssa Matuchniak

www.worldstagepress.org

#WinterReads #Worldstagepress #poetrybooks #pocwriters #bipocwriters #bicpoets

Words from Womxn. Book: Womxn by Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh SYSTEMS OF SUPREMACYSooner or lateryou're all gonna see.Fruits ar...
11/23/2021

Words from Womxn.
Book: Womxn by Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh

SYSTEMS OF SUPREMACY
Sooner or later
you're all gonna see.
Fruits are as rooten
as roots of their tree.

Words from Womxn.
Book: Womxn by Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh

SYSTEMS OF SUPREMACY
Sooner or later
you're all gonna see.
Fruits are as rooten
as roots of their tree.

We are excited to celebrate the life and artistry of V. Kali, author of Hymn. There will be poetry readings, food, and g...
11/22/2021

We are excited to celebrate the life and artistry of V. Kali, author of Hymn. There will be poetry readings, food, and good vibes.

Sunday, Nov 28
6pm
$10 at the door

We are excited to celebrate the life and artistry of V. Kali, author of Hymn. There will be poetry readings, food, and good vibes.

Sunday, Nov 28
6pm
$10 at the door

We spy Pam Ward's forthcoming book featured on the Los Angeles Public Library - Central's twitter! We are also very exci...
11/21/2021

We spy Pam Ward's forthcoming book featured on the Los Angeles Public Library - Central's twitter! We are also very excited about Between Good Men & No Man At All!

Available for pre-order at worldstagepress.org

We spy Pam Ward's forthcoming book featured on the Los Angeles Public Library - Central's twitter! We are also very excited about Between Good Men & No Man At All!

Available for pre-order at worldstagepress.org

Did you know that we have a section of our books at the Sims Library of Poetry? Here is the Library Manager, Karo Skaa, ...
11/19/2021

Did you know that we have a section of our books at the Sims Library of Poetry? Here is the Library Manager, Karo Skaa, holding up 'Through the Soil In My Skin' by @poetastrid

Stop by @simslibraryofpoetry tomorrow during the Book Fair to check out our books, local poets, and other neighboring presses! It's going to be FUN!

Hey Poetry Fam! We are so excited to be tabling at the @simslibraryofpoetry BookFair that is happening Saturday November...
11/19/2021

Hey Poetry Fam! We are so excited to be tabling at the @simslibraryofpoetry BookFair that is happening Saturday November 20th from 2pm to 6pm! There will be publishers, food, live music, and an open mic.

See you all tomorrow!
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One year of Through the Soil In My Skin by @poetastrid 📚 Congratulations Astrid!
11/19/2021

One year of Through the Soil In My Skin by @poetastrid 📚 Congratulations Astrid!

Announcing our author of the month: Imani Tolliver. 📚 Swipe to read more about this dynamic poet, writer, and author of ...
11/15/2021

Announcing our author of the month: Imani Tolliver. 📚 Swipe to read more about this dynamic poet, writer, and author of Runaway: A Memoir in Verse.

11/12/2021

For your poetic pleasure. #FlashbackFriday to Conney D. Williams’ book release event for The Distance of Observation.

Letter to the Fire Witch After She Burns. Poem by @alyssamatuchniakpoet Book: Small Wars, Little Revolutions
11/11/2021

Letter to the Fire Witch After She Burns. Poem by @alyssamatuchniakpoet

Book: Small Wars, Little Revolutions

Letter to the Fire Witch After She Burns. Poem by @alyssamatuchniakpoet

Book: Small Wars, Little Revolutions

The World Stage Press family is celebrating new book releases! This November 11th reading includes excerpts from Conney ...
11/09/2021

The World Stage Press family is celebrating new book releases! This November 11th reading includes excerpts from Conney D. William’s newest poetry collection, The Distance of Observation, and a debut book from spoken-word poet Ravina. Both books were released in 2021. They will be joined by more amazing poets and writers of the World Stage Press family: October B.L.U., Shakirah Peterson, and AKoldPiece.

Visit @bblitarts link in bio to register.

The World Stage Press family is celebrating new book releases! This November 11th reading includes excerpts from Conney D. William’s newest poetry collection, The Distance of Observation, and a debut book from spoken-word poet Ravina. Both books were released in 2021. They will be joined by more amazing poets and writers of the World Stage Press family: October B.L.U., Shakirah Peterson, and AKoldPiece.

Visit @bblitarts link in bio to register.

Loving myself first is healing. Self-compassion is my new way of becoming. Sage words by Stella the Poet from her book, ...
11/09/2021

Loving myself first is healing. Self-compassion is my new way of becoming.

Sage words by Stella the Poet from her book, Truth Shots and Ida Brew.

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Loving myself first is healing. Self-compassion is my new way of becoming.

Sage words by Stella the Poet from her book, Truth Shots and Ida Brew.

#poetrylover #poemsofig
#poetsofla #losangeleswriters #lapoets #poetsofinstagram #poetsofig #poetrycommunity #poemsofinstagram #poemoftheday #westcoastpoets #poetsofcalifornia #poetsoflosangeles
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What are you reading this week? For your consideration - check out 📚 Truth Shots & Ida’s Brew by Stella the Poet📚 Womxn ...
11/09/2021

What are you reading this week? For your consideration - check out
📚 Truth Shots & Ida’s Brew by Stella the Poet
📚 Womxn by Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh
📚 Calabama by Yaa Asantewaa Faraji

#goodreads #poetrybooks #womenpoets #womxn #californiapoets #lapoets #worldstagepress #bookrecs

What are you reading this week? For your consideration - check out
📚 Truth Shots & Ida’s Brew by Stella the Poet
📚 Womxn by Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh
📚 Calabama by Yaa Asantewaa Faraji

#goodreads #poetrybooks #womenpoets #womxn #californiapoets #lapoets #worldstagepress #bookrecs

Have you read Southern Spiced? Learn more about the intention of the book! Details below ⤵️#repost @feliciae_writer・・・📖 ...
11/09/2021

Have you read Southern Spiced? Learn more about the intention of the book! Details below ⤵️

#repost @feliciae_writer
・・・
📖 Enjoying reading through my 1st Book “Southern Spiced: A Brown Girl’s Tale.”

✨Hint to All Readers:
🗝 The book is separated into 3 sections

🔖 Intro section shares a few of my adolescent experiences from 1st Grade - 4th Grade, in TX and Mississippi.
🔖 Piney Woods Time N section shares about my adolescent life in the Piney woods of East, Texas with my wonderful Grandparents (Paternal & Maternal)
🔖 Blues of Love & Life section shares my life experiences and thoughts through young adulthood and later

📣 🎉Congratulations on the 1st round of Pre-ordered Book lovers of “Southern Spiced: A Brown Girl’s Tale!”
🔸You should have received your Books👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽🎉

📣 Secondary Pre-orders have shipped or are shipping soon! So hold tight 😇

📚 Read it bit by bit or out of order, the Autobiographical Narrative poetry stories are 1-2 pages long and a Great read at anytime

📍📍Please leave a Great Review on all sites for “Southern Spiced: A Brown Girl’s Tale.” 📍📍

🙏🏽🙏🏽Thank You Everyone 💛🦋
😇 Felicia






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Have you read Southern Spiced? Learn more about the intention of the book! Details below ⤵️

#repost @feliciae_writer
・・・
📖 Enjoying reading through my 1st Book “Southern Spiced: A Brown Girl’s Tale.”

✨Hint to All Readers:
🗝 The book is separated into 3 sections

🔖 Intro section shares a few of my adolescent experiences from 1st Grade - 4th Grade, in TX and Mississippi.
🔖 Piney Woods Time N section shares about my adolescent life in the Piney woods of East, Texas with my wonderful Grandparents (Paternal & Maternal)
🔖 Blues of Love & Life section shares my life experiences and thoughts through young adulthood and later

📣 🎉Congratulations on the 1st round of Pre-ordered Book lovers of “Southern Spiced: A Brown Girl’s Tale!”
🔸You should have received your Books👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽🎉

📣 Secondary Pre-orders have shipped or are shipping soon! So hold tight 😇

📚 Read it bit by bit or out of order, the Autobiographical Narrative poetry stories are 1-2 pages long and a Great read at anytime

📍📍Please leave a Great Review on all sites for “Southern Spiced: A Brown Girl’s Tale.” 📍📍

🙏🏽🙏🏽Thank You Everyone 💛🦋
😇 Felicia






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Loving myself first is healing. Self-compassion is my new way of becoming. Sage words by Stella the Poet from her book, ...
11/03/2021

Loving myself first is healing. Self-compassion is my new way of becoming.

Sage words by Stella the Poet from her book, Truth Shots and Ida Brew.

#poetrylover #poemsofig
#poetsofla #losangeleswriters #lapoets #poetsofinstagram #poetsofig #poetrycommunity #poemsofinstagram #poemoftheday #westcoastpoets #poetsofcalifornia #poetsoflosangeles
#writersofinstagram #writers

Loving myself first is healing. Self-compassion is my new way of becoming.

Sage words by Stella the Poet from her book, Truth Shots and Ida Brew.

#poetrylover #poemsofig
#poetsofla #losangeleswriters #lapoets #poetsofinstagram #poetsofig #poetrycommunity #poemsofinstagram #poemoftheday #westcoastpoets #poetsofcalifornia #poetsoflosangeles
#writersofinstagram #writers

November is coming in hot! We are excited about the book release event for W. Yusef Doucet's debut release of Black Dot ...
11/02/2021

November is coming in hot! We are excited about the book release event for W. Yusef Doucet's debut release of Black Dot Clubhouse.

Attend virtually or in-person at the Sims Library of Poetry. RSVP to attend here: https://blackdotclubhouse.eventbrite.com/

The World Stage Press family is celebrating new book releases! These include Conney D. William’s newest poetry collectio...
11/01/2021

The World Stage Press family is celebrating new book releases! These include Conney D. William’s newest poetry collection, The Distance of Observation, and a debut book from spoken-word poet Ravina. Both books were released in 2021. They will be joined by more amazing poets and writers of the World Stage Press family: October B.L.U., Shakirah Peterson, and AKoldPiece.

Register to attend here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-stage-press-reading-tickets-191998742407

The World Stage Press family is celebrating new book releases! These include Conney D. William’s newest poetry collection, The Distance of Observation, and a debut book from spoken-word poet Ravina. Both books were released in 2021. They will be joined by more amazing poets and writers of the World Stage Press family: October B.L.U., Shakirah Peterson, and AKoldPiece.

Register to attend here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-stage-press-reading-tickets-191998742407

Reimagine writing about family history and personal history in a way that honors your voice and memory. This workshop wi...
10/30/2021

Reimagine writing about family history and personal history in a way that honors your voice and memory. This workshop will ask you to dive into fragmented memories and incomplete histories in order to help you create a method for telling these stories.

*One scholarship will be awarded to a QTPOC/BIPOC L.A.-residing individual who would like to join but does not have the means to do so. Please email us if interested at [email protected]


A Zoom link will be provided to all registered participants 24 hours before and on the day of the workshop.


Cynthia Guardado (she/her/hers) is a Los-Angeles born Salvadoran poet and professor. She is the author of two collections of poetry: forthcoming Cenizas, (University of Arizona Press 2022) and ENDEAVOR, (World Stage Press 2017). Her poems have appeared in Poetry Magazine, U.S. Latinx Voices in Poetry, The Wandering Song. She won the Concurso Binacional De Poesía Pellicer-Frost in 2017 (México) and Cenizas was a finalist for the National Poetry Series in 2019.

Please email if interested at [email protected]

Reimagine writing about family history and personal history in a way that honors your voice and memory. This workshop will ask you to dive into fragmented memories and incomplete histories in order to help you create a method for telling these stories.

*One scholarship will be awarded to a QTPOC/BIPOC L.A.-residing individual who would like to join but does not have the means to do so. Please email us if interested at [email protected]


A Zoom link will be provided to all registered participants 24 hours before and on the day of the workshop.


Cynthia Guardado (she/her/hers) is a Los-Angeles born Salvadoran poet and professor. She is the author of two collections of poetry: forthcoming Cenizas, (University of Arizona Press 2022) and ENDEAVOR, (World Stage Press 2017). Her poems have appeared in Poetry Magazine, U.S. Latinx Voices in Poetry, The Wandering Song. She won the Concurso Binacional De Poesía Pellicer-Frost in 2017 (México) and Cenizas was a finalist for the National Poetry Series in 2019.

Please email if interested at [email protected]

Poems of the body, mind, and spirit.  A window into a poet’s unfolding vision. A collection of works written between 198...
10/27/2021

Poems of the body, mind, and spirit. A window into a poet’s unfolding vision. A collection of works written between 1982 and 2000, Black Dot Clubhouse is one human voice speaking to our common human experiences: the large and the small, the public and the private, the sacred and the profane.

Join us for the book release of Black Dot Clubhouse by W. Yusef Doucet.

In-person at the Sims Library of Poetry
or virtually: blackdotclubhouse.eventbrite.com

Catch some poetic vibes tomorrow during the #PoetsofWSP showcase. IG LIVE: @worldstagepressHosted by Andy SanchezWed. Oc...
10/27/2021

Catch some poetic vibes tomorrow during the #PoetsofWSP showcase.

IG LIVE: @worldstagepress
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10/26/2021

🎵'Cause this is thriller, thriller night
And no one's gonna save you from the beast about to strike🎵

Happy Halloween Season! We are bringing you a THRILLER giveaway.

ONE winner will be chosen to receive our thriller novel, Three Seconds of Hell by Penelope Lowder. It is a riveting read that's perfect for this spooky season. Keep reading to hear about the book.

PRIZE
1X Three Seconds of Hell by Penelope Lowder

Enter for a chance to win here: https://www.instagram.com/p/CVgFELbMoTg/

10/22/2021

Introducing Between Good Men & No Man At All by Pam Ward and Black Dot Clubhouse by W. Yusef Doucet.

Pre-order available at worldstagepress.org.

More to come! Stay tuned!

We spy Yellow🌻by Ravina Wadhwani at the cozy Robbins Library in Massachusetts!! If you’re ever in the MA, be sure to che...
10/21/2021

We spy Yellow🌻by Ravina Wadhwani at the cozy Robbins Library in Massachusetts!!

If you’re ever in the MA, be sure to check out a copy or purchase a copy at worldstagepress.org

Are you on #GoodReads? One way to support our press and authors is by leaving reviews! Whether they are on Amazon, our w...
10/19/2021

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World Stage Press poets representing at Santa Ana City College Hispanic/Latinx Heritage month. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Support ‘Through...
10/19/2021

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This Sunday!!!!!!!!!!
Joyous to feature Conney Williams and Juanita E. Mantz Pelaez at our Friday, Nov 5, 2021 event! Host: Cynthia Alessandra Briano. OPEN MIC Sign-up OPENS at 8:15pm PT on Zoom & CLOSES at 8:30pm. Open Mic TIME LIMIT: 4 minutes max. **Writers elevating other writers--we invite you to join us in amplifying and celebrating Black voices by bringing a poem or prose excerpt by a Black author to read alongside your own work. All themes/formats welcome. Event Page: Conney D. Williams, Juanita E. Mantz, & Open Mic @RappSaloon Reading Series, First Fridays ABOUT Rapp Saloon Reading Series First Fridays: All voices, arts, abilities, and identities welcome. Rapp Saloon Reading Series remains committed to creating a forum for expression that actively works towards dismantling racism, and amplifying and celebrating marginalized voices. Join us in our ongoing efforts to create spaces where voices of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color are heard, supported, and received with joy. Artists and writers are welcome and encouraged to present their art in any language and format they prefer. All faiths welcome. All gender expressions and identities welcome. All forms of artistic expression welcome. No restrictions or expectations on theme. The fullness of your humanity welcome. Join us through Zoom for a night of poetry, prose, music, conversation, and connection. Share your words and music at the Open Mic! This is event is Free to attend. CONNECT with us on Twitter and Instagram: @RappSaloon **ZOOM link/ID posted three hours before event begins. **PLEASE DISPLAY YOUR NAME CLEARLY ON YOUR ZOOM ACCOUNT. If you would like to read at the open mic, please send a private message to the host once you are inside the Zoom meeting World Stage Press The World Stage Art, Education & Performance Gallery Sims Library of Poetry Bamboo Dart Press Los Nietos Press Love On Demand Global
My latest book review: Yellow by Ravina Wadhwani (World Stage Press, 2021) Have you picked up your copy? You can purchase at WorldStagePress.org or pick up a copy from the Sims Library of Poetry. "Yellow is a collection that will, undoubtedly, leave the reader with much to meditate on. It’s at the same time beautiful and heartbreaking, harsh and gentle." #BookReview #PoetryReview #RavinaWadhwani #CommunityLiteratureInitiative #PoetryDebut #Yellow
Have you picked up a copy of Andrés Sánchez's poetry collection, This Body? You can purchase a copy from World Stage Press, or borrow a copy from Sims Library of Poetry if you're in LA, or from Teton County Library if you're in WY. "Andrés Sánchez didn’t come here to make you feel comfortable; he came — per his personal mission — to make you consider the struggles of LGBTQ+ people." #WorldStagePress #SimsLibraryOfPoetry #AndrésSánchez #ThisBody #PoetryCollection #BookReview #PoetryReview #lgbtqpoetry
I am so proud to team with Jackson Hole PFLAG to bring trans poet and activist (and my Community Literature Initiative teacher and also my friend!) , Andrés Sánchez, to Jackson Hole for a free poetry reading and writing workshop. Please join us at 4 PM on Saturday, July 10 at Mike Yokel Park. Copies of Andés's poetry collection, THIS BODY (World Stage Press) are available for advance purchase through PFLAG.
LINK TO TONIGHT’s Anansi Virtual Workshop and World Stage Press showcase. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84212526643
I will be sharing stories tomorrow, Saturday, 27 2021! Starts at 5: PM You are all invited!
Repping World Stage Press in my new hat out here in snowy Wyoming ♥️♥️ . . . . #worldstagepress #poetry #poetrypublication #poetrypress #poetrycommunity #poetrylovers #poetsofinstagram #poetsofla #poetryisnotdead
Free poetry workshop happening March 20, 5pm PDT featuring Olga Murillo presented by Sims Library of Poetry, World Stage Press, and Community Literature Initiative. Click the link to register 🙂
Many thanks for everyone that joined me in celebration, both in person and on Zoom, for the launch of my book, The Orisha Talks, it was a great night! Much thanks to Community Literature Initiative (CLI) and World Stage Press for making it possible! Thanks to The World Stage Art & Performance Gallery! Thanks to the City of LA Cultural Affairs Dept. for their support. More book readings, talks and celebrations on the way, TBA! Purchase your books here: https://www.worldstagepress.org/product/the-orisha-talks/
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