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Mind Gravy Open Mic to Feature Poet John M. Starino

Presented by Special Events With Chris at Cool Beans, Columbia SC

Sep 06 2017
Mind Gravy Open Mic to Feature Poet John M. Starino

Mind Gravy Open Mic is held every Wednesday night at Cool Beans and features a poet and musician. Then, the mic is open for other poets and musicians. The featured poet for 9/6 will be John M. Starino. The musician is TBD.

John M. Starino is a Performance Poet, Author, and Emcee.  As referenced by a fellow Poet and Host of Mind Gravy, Al Black: “[He can be found] reciting verses to the mayor on Main Street, selling poetry in stairwells, or starting another open mic.”  John habitually draws from his time of being a caregiver for his parents from 2001 – 2004 for inspiration.  Besides stairwells and street corners you can find his three books online by looking for Onion Season Pt. 1, Onion Season Pt. 2, and

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1217 College Street, Columbia, SC

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