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Mic Check Open Mic ft Ashe Vernon and Jordan Hamilton


  • Revolutions Bar and Cafe 211 S Main St Bryan, TX, 77803 United States (map)

This is the Split Lipped Love Poems Tour so come on out on Sunday to see these amazing poets. Plus a regular open mic it should be a swell time full of great poetry. 

Ashe is a soon-to-be-graduated theatre major at Stephen F. Austin State University; she is a produced playwright, an actor, and a poet. She's been writing long as she can remember, but found poetry when she most needed it. Her first poetry collection, Belly of the Beast, was published by Words Dance Publishing and her second, Wrong Side of a Fist Fight, is set to come out in July from Where Are You Press. She spends most of her time writing her way out of dark places, and looking to the stars. Ashe has featured in venues across Texas, such as The Standpipe Coffee House in Lufkin, Nacogdoches Literary Readings, and Love Jonz Spoken Jazz, in Duncanville. She has placed first at WriteAboutNow in Houston and has been published in volumes one and two of the Literary Sexts anthologies. She's been doing theatre her whole life, so don't worry--she's not yelling, she's just excited.

Jordan Hamilton was born in 1991.He doesn't remember much after that until his Junior year of high school,when he took his first hit of poetry.He's been an addict ever since.In 2010, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps which took him to San Diego.In California,he cut his teeth at various slams and open mics,including Elevated! and Lyrical Exchange,where he had his first feature.In 2014,Jordan was a finalist in the North Park Poetry Slam.This year,Jordan has been a feature and a winner at the Standpipe Poetry Slam in Lufkin,TX.He's been known to give hugs instead of handshakes.Jordan has been a brother,a Marine, and a poet but his favorite thing he's ever been is in love with a girl who has the same name as him.Jordan writes poetry hoping to figure things out. Hes still not sure if its working but he's having a fantastic time.