From #MiamiPoetryCollective

11.15.15 Poem Depot at the Miami Book Fair International

It’s Miami Book Fair season! On Sunday, November 15, at the Miami Book Fair International, poets Jan Becker, Leenie Moore, and M.J. Fievre will create on-demand verses for passers-by on manual typewriters. The project is called the “Poem Depot,” and it’s the brainchild of the Miami Poetry Collective. Stop by 5:30 on The Porch @…

Birds Sing the Coda: O, Haikus!

I love the haiku! On Sunday, April 12, starting at Soundscape Park, musician Taylor Hu Bynum led a group of free-wheeling Peddling Poets who presented site-specific poetry and music on a 16-mile loop, routing through downtown Miami and Miami Beach area. When my turn came to read poetry, I meant to read some of my “Bayfront…

O, Miami Lit Crawl

Lit Crawl, a bar crawl with literary readings, officially began in San Francisco in 2006. But really it began thousands of years earlier when the first homo ergaster decided to crawl from cave to cave reading her poems about stone tools and drinking everyone’s beer. Tonight the tradition of drinking and literature takes the next…

Miami Poetry Collective’s 10 Cents

The 10th edition of the Cent Journal is now available. It includes poems from 22 Miami Poetry Collective writers (including M.J. Fievre) and group history by founding member Scott Cunningham. Cover design by Erin Money. We love all our contributors, our folding team, our designer Leenie, our cover artist Erin, our Historian Scott and all of our…

Anthony Adverse hosts the Poem Depot

M.J. is a proud member of the Miami Poetry Collective, famous for its Poem Depot, a regular feature of Wynwood’s Second Saturday Art Walk. Pictures taken at Java Head Mansion, Coral Gables, where the Miami Woman’s Club held an international dinner and costume party  on Saturday, May 22 at 7 p.m., to raise funds to…