The Heart of the Muse

what inspires those who inspire us?

ABOUT: Heart of the Muse

new logo_whiteEvery Heart of the Muse salon is different. It’s all about the spark of energy, and the resulting synergy, of artists putting hearts together.

Heart of the Muse began in 2011 at Books, Inc. in Alameda. Poets from all over came to read at the open mic, hosted by Amos White.

It was born again in 2015, with Kristen Caven co-producing, popping up at The Impact Hub, Frank Bette Center for the Arts, and Rhythmix Cultural Works. Each iteration featured several performers or readers, a featured artist, and free-wheeling conversation about creativity.

When salons and muses became all the rage in the SF Bay Area, the producers became immersed in other ongoing or timely events.

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SALON: Death & Chocolate

Come to The Heart of the Muse, a creative gathering of poets, writers, artist, coders and art on the latest cultural works and inspiring ideas. Our next gathering is on “Death and Chocolate: Life’s sweet inspirations”. Considering our ancestors, death, sweets and the tenderness found in remembering things past.

Sunday, November 15, 7pm
Frank Bette Center for the Arts
1601 Paru St. in Alameda. Continue reading “SALON: Death & Chocolate”

EVENT: Blood at the HUB

Thank you to our readers at the Heart of the Muse “pop up” on Impact Hub Oakland’s Halloween Blood Drive.

a festive (and captive) audience

Continue reading “EVENT: Blood at the HUB”

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