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The Scheherazade Project #101nights Campaign


I am going live TONIGHT with my poetry (as Cherrie Woods) with The Scheherazade Project as part of the #101nights Campaign. Join us in counting down to the most pivotal election of our time. Live stream starts at 8 pm EDT and can be watched on The Scheherazade Project's Youtube, Instagram, and Facebook. Check out for links, & follow @1001usnights on Instagram and Twitter for updates! Let's use the power of story to change this world for GOOD!

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The Scherazade Project Showcase - FREE Virtual Event

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Virtual, Baltimore

In conjunction with The Scherazade Project,, we celebrate a Women’s Right to Vote. Enoch Pratt Free Library presents via live-streamed video of female-identifying volunteers sharing a story through any art-form – spoken word, written, visual, musical, dance, and more. Featuring Petula Caesar, Sarah McCann, Christine Sajecki, and Cherrie Wood(aka Cherrie Amour). Cherrie Amour performs at 8:10 pm

Words, Wine & Wings 7 Poetry Show &Open Mic

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Next Phaze Cafe, 112 East Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD

Words, Wine & Wings "7" is the seventh poetry show in this dynamic poetry series. An open mic, 5 dynamic poets who will share their poetry on the theme, "Race," incl. Lamar Hill (Baltimore), Shelly Says So (Baltimore), Ashley Elizabeth (Baltimore), Queen Pheen (Baltimore) and Charles Stokes (Bethesda, MD): two amazing vendors: sheaQuench and Paparrazi accessories and of course, wine & wings all take center stage.

Words, Wine & Wings 6

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Next Phaze Cafe, 112 East Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD

This Baltimore-based poetry series returns for its "6th" Open Mic & Poetry show on Sunday, June 9 6-8 p.m. The show features five dynamic established and emerging poets from Baltimore and the DMV area. Wine & Wings "6" lineup includes: Host, Poet Cherrie Amour; returning poets, Hanalyn (Baltimore, MD), Fearless Flo (Stafford, VA) and Jennifer NeToi (Silver Spring, MD); along with newbies Ashley Elizabeth (Baltimore) and Backpack Jeff (Laurel, MD). Don't miss one of the DMV's best poetry series that never disappoints!