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Let's Celebrate Record Store Day with Stories, Sonnets, & Haiku with Music... "Every Great Song has a Great Story" Record Store Day is the perfect time for you to support your local record store and artists like myself. My book, The Vinyl Record Collection of Stories Volume I is your summer selection for reading! This is a story about a father and son and their love of music, in particular, vinyl! Chapter by Chapter--Song by Song--You can't go wrong! The Vinyl Record Collection of Read more [...]

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¡events-events! I'll be hosting the Bob Dylan 80th Birthday Event: 21 May Friday in Miami Don't miss this Great Show! Buy Tickets here: BobDylan I'll be reading a villanelle titled "Tambourine Man #80" to begin the night We will spend the night honoring Dylan's music & showcasing original music that has spread its way all across the Miami scene. The night's festivities will be hosted by poet & paperback writer Chris Joseph Stancato aka "Orange Postman," who will be speaking Read more [...]

¡orange postman Events!

Paperback Writer & PoetOrange PostmanChris Joseph Stancato March EventsZen Mystery Cafe'Open Mic NightThe Good VibePOP-UP MARKETat The AndersonKerouac Night at Hops and Props: St. PetersburgThe Black Market: MiamiFriday 5th 7pm-11pmSaturday 6th 1pm-7pmFriday 12th 6pm-11pmSaturday 13th 4pm-11pm Enjoy an Evening of Music, Poetry & Great Food & Beverages Come join us on March 6th for the first “The Good Vibe” popup market and music showcase The Anderson! Celebrate Read more [...]

No need to wait for cupid to pull back his bow… Everything you need for valentine’s day is at this show… Live with ellas!

THE NEW EDITION of Live with ELLAS is HERE!In the light of the day, with a MARKET, BBQ and THREE ARTISTS YA ESTA AQUI LA NUEVA EDICION DE Live with ELLAS!A LA LUZ DEL DIA, CON MERCADILLO, BBQ Y TRES ARTISTAZAS  Supplemental Sonnets, Almanac.Chris Joseph StancatoShort-Story Romance “I want to hold your body Adaline and feel the sunshine in your soul.”Serendipia—James & Adaline Short-Story Romance Meet the Author: I'll be selling my chapbooks with Read more [...]

new book for you! supplemental sonnets, almanac. —Chris Joseph Stancato

Supplemental Sonnets, Almanac. People, Travel, Culture, Humanity, Society at Large. Read more [...]

begin this new year at the black market!

Join Me with a Variety of Vendors for this Monthly Market... The Black Market is an alternative flea market that showcases Miami talent. Our monthly market is making its debut at its new location, Center of Subtropical Affairs. This lush and beautiful outdoor property in Little Haiti is a plant sanctuary and its the perfect backdrop for our event! Over 30 Vendors! We have a diverse lineup of local artisans selling Arts & Crafts, Vintage Clothes, Jewelry, Bath & Body, and Oddities! Read more [...]

“Life’s way of talking, you don’t sing to feel better—you sing ‘cause that’s the way of understanding life.”

—Chris Joseph Stancato Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom Established in 1927, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is the third play in the ‘Pittsburgh Cycle.’ This installment takes place in a Chicago recording studio. August Wilson’s natural nexus to blues music is at its peak in this play. The migration of Black people, blues music and performers from the Deep South during the 1920s to the Midwest, like Chicago and St. Louis; and in the North, like Pittsburgh, began to change the geography. As Read more [...]

last minute holiday mart

Take your Holiday Shopping to this Perfect Pop-Up Market & Take your List to SHOP LOCAL! LAST MINUTE HOLIDAY MART!! Still need to get some gifts? Avoid the stores and wasting your money on Amazon! Come by to our lush and beautiful property and buy some gifts from local vendors! Lots of Vendors Selling Arts & Crafts, Jewelry, Bath & Body, Clothes, Plants, Oddities and more.... Food and Drinks! DJs! FREE ENTRY! ALL AGES! Wednesday / DECEMBER 23 7PM- 12AM LOCATED Read more [...]

Love is idle. Three simple words. The Weasels’ Tale.

—Chris Joseph Stancato The Weasels' Tale (El cuento de las comadrejas) Love is idle. Three simple words. The Weasels’ Tale. On the cornice of comedy, death is always dormant. There is a dark struggle for the comedian to strike the fears of reality and the forces within. The comedian’s delight to humor the crowd dangles high and low, sometimes like a court jester. The court in The Weasels’ Tale is run by a queen, a former starlight actress living in her past. Those court jesters, Read more [...]

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