Author: Thom Francis

Poetry On Busses

Poetry can turn up anywhere these days, which is great to see.  According to an article from Indianapolis, Indiana TV station WISH, “Thirty-nine Indiana poets will have their work displayed on IndyGo busses and...

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Albany Poets Blog

What is going on in the world of poetry and spoken word outside the Albany community?  Who are the up and coming poets and performers downstate in Woodstock and Hudson? Welcome to the new Albany Poets blog.  This will...

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A New Album From Black Ice

Black Ice, poet and spoken word artist that has been featured on HBO’s “Def Poetry” and recently hosted a special poetry showcase at The Egg in Albany in April, has a new CD coming out on September 5. ...

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Poetry Open Mic For Kids?

The Daytona Beach News Journal in Florida has an article on their site about a cafe in the area holding weekly open mics for elementary kids.  They have been doing this since May and the number of kids performing is getting...

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Call For Submissions

Albany Poets is looking for Albany area poets to be featured on our website, Other:____, and future printed publications.If you are interested in having your work featured on the site along side some of the most talented poets...

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