Recorded at Aqus Cafe Petaluma, CA 2/29/2012

In order of appearance:

Intro: Susan Bono & Ransom Stephens

Joy Lanzendorfer reads from a novel in progress. Her articles and fiction have appeared in the Black Warrior Review, Necessary Fiction, Word Riot, Salon, San Francisco Chronicle, North Bay Bohemian, and many others. She's also co-founder of the Sonoma County writing group, Word Pirates.

Open Mic: Rick Harmon

Patti Trimble reads new poetry. Patti is a widely published poet who lives in Petaluma and Sicily, where she's a writing professor for Arcadia University. Recently, Patti has been writing poems and creating paintings for a solo exhibit focused on endangered plants and how embracing our innate love of beauty might lead us to do the right thing. 


Timothy Williams reads poetry w/guitar. Timothy is a guitarist, poet and publisher of Jaxon's Press in Santa Rosa. He believes poetry and music are one conversation. His credits include: Sleepless Fires, a chapbook of poems (Running Wolf Press), and Lunch at Lola's, a poetry and music CD.