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Left Coast Writers features Jeanne Powell


Left Coast Writers features JEANNE POWELL at Book Passage.

JEANNE POWELL's books in print are CAROUSEL (essays) by Regent Press, WORD DANCING (poems and collages) by Taurean Horn Press, and MY OWN SILENCE (poems) by Taurean Horn Press. For ten years she hosted "Celebration of the Word," a weekly spoken word event in San Francisco. She is the inspiration behind Meridien PressWorks™, which has published 20 authors since 1996. Jeanne also writes film reviews for an online site. Her most recent chapbook of poems is TWO SEASONS (2014), with Giovanni Moro.

Jeanne's Latest Blogs

Mar.28.2014 - 8:28 pm
"Chart-topper, glamour wife, style icon, filmmaker, new mom, business mogul—Beyoncé is at the height of her powers and writing her own script."  [quote (c) Vogue Magazine]...
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Feb.18.2014 - 10:23 pm
Winter's Tale    a film review    by Jeanne Powell Mark Helprin’s magical-realist novel, about a love so deep that it exists outside of time,...
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Jan.12.2014 - 5:46 pm
The Invisible Woman   a film review   by Jeanne Powell  “The Invisible Woman” was featured at the New York, Telluride and Toronto film festivals in 2013...
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Jan.06.2014 - 10:47 pm
(c) 2010 Jeanne Powell   all rights reserved     [3]   Fourth Street, positively, on a fog-filled afternoon – busy thoroughfare with electric...
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Comments from Jeanne

Apr.01.2014 - 7:08 pm
In response to: Frozen
Your evocative imagery always stimulates -- thank you.  It's not just that world weather is filled with moments...
Mar.08.2014 - 2:03 pm
In response to: Twelve Years A Slave
"12 Years A Slave" received Best Picture Oscar™ for 2013, and Lupita Nyong'o received Best Supporting Actress Oscar™
Feb.09.2014 - 6:29 pm
In response to: City Scenes [Continued]
Mary: Hello.  Appreciate your reading and commenting.  The city offers so much on a daily basis. I'm just...
Feb.05.2014 - 6:41 pm
In response to: Banned Books Week and My First Coup d' Etat
Arabella: Thank you for this post.  Two fascinating subjects -- president John Dramani Mahama's memoir of Ghana,...
Feb.05.2014 - 6:28 pm
In response to: A Century of Marches
Thank you for this timely and powerful series of quotes from 1917 to 2013. Between 1945 and 1949, at least one...

Published Reviews

Published by Small Press Review
As soon as you open WORD DANCING, Jeanne Powell's craftswomanship and power draw you in and keep you reading until the final syllable. Each word feels carefully chosen and each...

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