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Southeast Sister Cities Reading Tour – Jax to St. Pete

by Darlyn Finch Kuhn on February 11, 2018

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The concept is simple. Our writers read in your town. Then your writers read in our town. Everybody wins!

On Saturday, March 17th, from 2-4 pm, Jacksonville writers Tricia Booker, Tim Gilmore, Matt Lany, Darlyn Kuhn, Brad Kuhn, and Andres Rojas will read at Community Cafe, 2444 Central Aveue, St. Petersburg, FL 33712. Many thanks to Wordier Than Thou for their eager participation. St. Pete writers will visit Jax on 4/7/2018. Details to follow in a future Scribbles.

Check out the Facebook event page Tiffany Razzano set up. Thanks!



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Flying Machine at The Timucua “White House”

by Darlyn Finch Kuhn on February 8, 2018




Flying Machine, a collaboration of Orlando composer Benoit Glazer

and Orlando poet Al Rocheleau, reflects on excerpts and drawings of Leonardo da Vinci’s notebooks.

Glazer, conductor of Cirque du Soleil’s La Nouba, has created sixteen short movements (performed by the Alterity Woodwind Quintet) responding to Rocheleau’s suite of sixteen poems.

The suite explores DaVinci’s inimitable vision, philosophy, art, and inventions across time and space. The concert, organized by the Timacua Arts Foundation, the Central Florida Composers Forum, and the Alterity Chamber Orchestra will take place at:

The Timacua “White House”

2000 S. Summerlin Avenue, Orlando 32806


Sunday, February 11, 2018

7:30 PM to 9:30 PM.

Donations accepted.

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Jax Book Fest 2018

by Darlyn Finch Kuhn on February 6, 2018

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The second annual Jax Book Fest will be held on Saturday, March 3rd from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Jacksonville Public Library, 303 N. Laura Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202.

Meet and mingle with local and best-selling authors, purchase books, attend workshops and talks on your favorite genres, and more.

There will be events for book lovers, writers, educators, and children.  Free and open to the public;  no registration or ticket required.

Your Scribbler will be holding her breath (and turning a lovely shade of ocean blue) until the JPL Local Author Collection is unveiled at Book Fest. Will Sewing Holes make the cut? Sure hope so, because I’m waiting to exhale!

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Love glasses


Join us at Chamblin’s Uptown on Wednesday, February 14 from 7-9 p.m. for an evening celebrating love in all shapes and sizes.

215 N. Laura St., Jacksonville, FL 32202


My Funny Valentine’s Day Massacre: An Evening of Torch Songs, Love Stories, and Billets-Doux with:

Tricia Booker

Tim Gilmore

Claire GoForth

Laura Hoffman

Brad Kuhn

Darlyn Kuhn

Andres Rojas

Georgie Salzer

… with a special appearance by The Phantom of the Soap Opera, whose identity shall be revealed!


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