Event: Get Lit

You’re invited~

Cafe Bouzingo’s “Get Lit”

Featuring poet Shannon Laws

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 6:30 p.m. Sunday, November 22

at 1209 Cornwall Ave, Bellingham, Washington.

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Cafe Bouzingo, coffee shop, tea room, art gallery, live music

Get Lit! is Café Bouzingo’s weekly poetry show. Every Sunday, sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., join the crew at Café Bouzingo for an evening of spoken word — local and nationally renowned touring poets are frequent features, and each show spotlights one of Bellingham’s many vibrant poetry organizations. The first portion of every evening is an open mic, so don’t forget to bring your own words to share!

Open mic sign ups begin at 6:30pm.

*Café Bouzingo is an 18+ hookah lounge, with a yearly membership fee of $5

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Cafe Bouzingo, coffee shop, tea room, art gallery, live music


Light Like Love

By Shannon Laws


The wind blows in its fresh breath

smell the sunshine on its wave

sun shines as a lamp turned on by God

Designed to remind me

The universe is the big black

But where you are now

I wish to see you



Published by

Shannon Laws

Shannon P. Laws, born in Seattle, Washington, lives and writes in the Pacific Northwest. Author of three poetry books, "Madrona Grove", "Odd Little Things", and "Fallen" and an audiobook of her select mid-life dating satire poems, "You Love Me, Your Love Me Not". For seven years she produced award-winning community radio programs that promoted the PNW music/art community. Shannon's other interests include operating her voice-over company, Chickadee Productions, and Poetry Club. Since 2015 Poetry Club is dedicated to the neighborhood discussion and sharing of poetry.

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