#OccupyICELA, A Rrose in a Prose, Events, Immigration

Melting Pot Storytelling tonight at the Occupy ICE L.A. camp!

BUSted Los Angeles, A Rrose In a Prose REVIVAL!, and Occupy ICE L.A. are presenting Melting Pot, a storytelling show devoted to immigrants and tales of immigration. It will be held outside The Metropolitan Detention Center (535 N. Alameda Ave) –but actually we’re around the corner on Aliso, the street that borders the 101 highway–just […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose

Armine Iknadossian gets all angelic at A Rrose in a Prose tomorrow night!

The Rrose community must be doing something right, because amazing poets like Armine Iknadossian keep coming to perform for us! Beirut-born, Southern California-raised Armine Iknadossian is the author of the chapbook United States of Love & Other Poems (2016). Armine’s poetry has most recently been published in Lullaby of Teeth: An Anthology of Southern California Poetry, Margie, Pearl, Rhino, […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose

Peter J. Harris at tomorrow’s A Rrose in a Prose REVIVAL!

Come down to Stories Books in Echo Park tomorrow at 7:30 to hear poetry from a welcome addition to our lineup, Peter J. Harris! Harris is the winner of Los Angeles’ 2017-18  COLA Fellowship, as well as the author of poetry collection Bless the Ashes, winner of the 2015 PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Award; and The Black […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Celebrities, HM157, Lit Events, Los Angeles

Domenic Priore at a very special A Rrose in a Prose this Sunday!

This Sunday, December 20, at 2 p.m., a very special anti-Christmas (or is it pro-Christmas?) A Rrose in a Prose will be taking place at HM157, L.A.’s most beautiful Victorian mansion turned amazing, anything-can-happen venue. And our guest of honor is a man sure to make us SMiLE: Domenic Priore! Domenic is a gorgeous writer […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Gay and Lesbian stuff, Lit Events, Love, Performers

Christopher Zeischegg tomorrow at A Rrose in a Prose

We’re excited, at long last, to feature Christopher Zeischegg at A Rrose in a Prose tomorrow! Christopher Zeischegg spent eight years working in the adult film industry as performer Danny Wylde. He’s been a contributor to The Feminist Porn Book, Best Sex Writing of the Year, Coming Out Like a Porn Star, and a variety of online […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Performers, Personal Shit, Poetry

Nikol Hasler returns to A Rrose in a Prose tomorrow!

We’re very pleased to have a (long overdue!) return visit tomorrow from author, YouTube sensation, and expert pickler Nikol Hasler! Nikol Hasler used to get up to a lot of nonsense, but has aged and mellowed into a no-nonsense type of bird. Author of “Sex: An Uncensored Introduction” and mother of three, she pays her […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Gay and Lesbian stuff, Lit Events, Performers, Poetry

Bring your leftovers (and puns) to A Rrose in a Prose this Sunday!

Are you still in a food coma? Or maybe you’re sick of your extended family’s disapproval, mild racism, and vicious heartburn? Come join OUR literary family, and bring (and/or enjoy) some delicious eats! This Sunday’s A Rrose in a Prose is going to be a real “meat and greet,” a a chance to take “stock” […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Gay and Lesbian stuff, Lit Events, Los Angeles, Poems, Poetry

also at A Rrose in a Prose today: Corey Saucier!

We are so excited to bring a brand new face to today’s A Rrose in a Prose (among many new faces): Corey Saucier! Corey Saucier is a Lyrical Philosopher and a Black Queer Christian Poet, Author, and Playwright.  He is a Los Angeles Native and was a Lambda Literary Emerging LGBT Voices Fellow in Non-Fiction […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Lit Events, Literature, Los Angeles, Poetry

Trista Hurley-Waxali today at A Rrose in a Prose!

Another great author who will knock us OUT with her skill today is none other than the famous, the fabulous, the forthcoming-bookish Trista Hurley-Waxali! Trista Hurley-Waxali is the author of the poetry chapbook Dried Up. Her work has appeared in the journals FORTH, Enclave, and Street Line Critics, well as in the Procyon Short Story […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose

A Rrose in a Prose tomorrow… featuring Kenzo Martinez!

Hey Gang, Tomorrow at 2 p.m. SHARP at Stories Books is our next A Rrose in a Prose. The theme is “Jekyll and Hyde” and one of our many literary heroes is performing, Kenzo Martinez! Kenzo Martinez is a multi-disciplined, Los Angeles based artist and community organizer active in various underground art circles. Currently, Kenzo is […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Art, Lit Events, Performers, Punk, Shows, Songwriters

Tomorrow, at long last: a performance (and then some) by Mecca Vazie Andrews at A Rrose in a Prose

We’ve been begging, bribing, and blackmailing Mecca Vazie Andrews for years to come  down and show the A Rrose in a Prose crowd what she is capable of! And at long last, something happened (possibly a change in prescription drugs?), and she’s given us a hearty “yes!” We don’t even know quite what she is […]

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Albums, Folk, Lit Events, Performers, Songwriters

Another New Rrose: Raelee Nikole plays acoustic pop/soul for us, for the first time, Sunday afternoon!

Raelee is a twenty year old Acoustic Pop/Soul Singer/songwriter from San Diego who has performed everywhere from the local farmer’s market sidewalk to the House Of Blues Main Stage.

Read more
A Rrose in a Prose, Hip Hop, Performers

New to Rrose – this rapper, this Sunday: VerBS

Can VerBS HANDLE the challenge of mixing it up round robin style with poets and writers of all styles, ages, and various social maladies?

Read more