Poem in your Pocket Day – open mic
Call for Poetry
Join us for open mic readings for anyone who wants to read their poetry in a public venue. We will have a featured reader to be determined. Light refreshments will be served.
If you can’t be there in person, it’s easy to participate in Poem in Your Pocket Day from a safe distance. Here are some ideas of how you might get involved:
Select a poem and share it on social media using the hashtag #PocketPoem.
Record a video of yourself reading a poem, then share it on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, or another social media platform you use. Be sure to tag HREI.
Email a poem to your friends, family, neighbors, or local government leaders.
Schedule a video chat and read a poem to your loved ones.
Add a poem to your email footer.
Read a poem out loud from your porch, window, backyard or outdoor space.