About Cherrie Amour


Cherrie Amour is a Baltimore-based award-winning poet/author who writes about love, life and relationships. She created the poetry series, "Words, Wine & Wings" which she hosts at a variety of venues throughout the Baltimore, MD area. Amour's first book of poetry Free to Be Me, Poems on Love, Life and Relationships is a poetry memoir that details her life from childhood to adulthood and her geographic journey from the Caribbean to the U.S. Her poem Hermoso Negro in her book, a tribute to her father won honorable mention in the 2013 Allan Ginsberg Poetry Award contest. Her work has been published in Poet's Ink, Paterson Literary Review and Understorey Magazine. She is working on her second book of poetry set for release in 2019. 

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Previous events

Words, Wine and Wings 2 - Poetry Show & Open Mic

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Nancy by SNAC, 131 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, MD

Words, Wine & Wings – 2 is the second show in the Baltimore-based poetry series hosted by award-winning poet/author Cherrie Amour. This show features poets (emerging and established) in the DMV area who share their stories based on a show theme. The theme for the November show is “Men Share their Pain” and will feature four poets: Ron Kipling Williams (Baltimore, MD), Anthony Morales (Washington, DC), Gilbert H. Richards (Baltimore, MD) and Charles Stokes (Bethesda, MD). Recommended for 18+ years

Words, Wine and Wings Poetry Show / SOLD OUT

NuBohemia Coffeeshop, 42 W. Biddle St. (lower level), Baltimore

Poet Cherrie Amour serves as host for 4 Emerging Poets from the Baltimore-area who will share their prose, rhymes and words about “LOVE.” (includes an "Open Mic from 5:30 - 6:15 p.m.) Poets include: Brenda Bunting, BuddahDesmond, HanaLynn and Leon, Jr. Adv. tix only on sale July 25!

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