We are a collective of poets and writers who believe in the power of language to convey truth and promote peace. Our members are spoken word artists, published authors, and new and emerging writers.

We are mostly based in the area around central Maryland, including Baltimore, Annapolis, Columbia, Frederick, and beyond.

Blog Posts

Evil Grin

Terri Simon will be a featured reader at the Evil Grin open mic series on February 6, 2022. Information about Evil Grin — Poetry for People can be found at Evil Grin on Facebook.


Let’s (Book) Talk featuring Terri Simon

Nov 14, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PMCatonsville, 10 St Timothys Ln, Catonsville, MD 21228, USA. The Let’s (Book) Talk events showcase a local poet. Terri will be reading her poetry and there will be a Q&A. https://www.bcartsguild.org/event-details/lets-book-talk-5


An Ekphrastic Poetry Event – PORTRAITS OF LIFE: Once Upon A Story

Nov 21, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Catonsville, 10 St Timothys Ln, Catonsville, MD 21228, USA.  Your new word for the day: “ekphrastic”. It means “a literary description of or commentary on a visual work of art.” The Baltimore County Arts Guild will be hosting an art show/ekphrastic event in November. Two wonderful artists will […]


Remnant Of God Deliverance Ministry

December 18, 2021, Catonsville MD ECP&P members Patti Ross and Kari Martindale will be reading as part of the Ministry’s Christmas event.