Who to expect when you’re Ogopogoing:
Anne Bean writes fiction, comics, and essays. Her fiction has appeared in Animal Literary Magazine, Urban Fantasy Magazine, The Pitkin Review, and the anthology Tell Me A Fable from Dark Opus Press. She is the Associate Editor for Minor Arcana Press as well as an independent book designer. She blogs about fairy tales, Dante, and stock photography at annebean.com.
Robert P. Kaye’s stories have appeared in the Dr. T. J. Eckleburg Review, Pear Noir!, Ellipsis, Per Contra, The Los Angeles Review and elsewhere, with details at www.RobertPKaye.com. His chapbook “Typewriter for a Superior Alphabet” is published by Alice Blue Press. He is the co-founder of the Seattle Fiction Federation and hosts the Works In Progress open mic at Hugo House.
Jesse Minkert lives in Seattle. In 2008, Wood Works Press published a letterpress collection of his microstories, Shortness of Breath & Other Symptoms. His work appears in about forty-five journals including the Georgetown Review, the Chaffin Journal, the Minetta Review, Confrontation, Mount Hope, Floating Bridge Review, and Harpur Palate.
Daniel Tarker is a playwright, director producer and recovering actor. His plays have been produced by 14/48 Projects, The Western Stage, Seattle Playwrights Collective, Actors Theatre Santa Cruz, the Marsh Theatre, The Pocket Theatre, Spokane Radio Theatre, Portland Theatre Works, Seattle Theatre Works, and AD Charade. Most recently he adapted and directed a production of Luigi Pirandello’s “Six Characters in Search of an Author” for Seattle Theatre Works.
The Pocket Theater is in Greenwood, Seattle at 8312 Greenwood Avenue North. See you there.
Readings and performances by:
ReDrum & the Whale Redux,
and Stella Haze.
Stella Haze is the solo project of Cristin Miller, a writer and musician who lives in Seattle. Her work emerges from involvement with the improvised and experimental music communities, along with formal training in classical piano, voice and composition. Over the last decade she has performed with a variety of artists in various collaborations including Murderous Copulation of Birds, Seattle Improviser’s Orchestra, and Emma Zunz. Her projects have been supported by Jack Straw Productions, Studio Current, On The Boards, and 4Culture.
RE DRUM (and the Whale Redux) is an upon-occasion performance poetry troupe consisting of Alex Bleecker, Willie James, & Jeremy Springsteed. They have performed at Hugo House’s 100,000 Poets for Change, the 2012 Breadline holiday party, and Smoke Farm’s Lo-Fi arts festival. Their work has also appeared in Stanford University’s Mantis journal. RE DRUM and the Whale Redux is a poetry project exploring the life and myth of whales and the damned who live inside them.
Rich Smith is the author of “All Talk” and “Great Poems of Desire and Other Poems,” both published by Poor Claudia. He grew up in Belton, MO. Learn more at http://richsmithpoetry.com.