T Love Smith
is founder of the three-year running, weekly poetry open mic with musical accompaniment, Rhythmic Cypher (HOME OF THE 207 3-2-1- SLAM) in Portland, Maine which features local, regional and national performance poets, musicians and the occasional travelling circus.
TLOVE was published by Moon Pie Press in 2011 in an anthology, Passion and Pride: Poets supporting Equality with New England Poet Laureates, Betsy Sholl, Bruce Spang, John-Michael Albert, Martin Steingesser and Annie Finch, Pat Smith Ranzoni, and many other great local poets.
TLove is also a teaching poet who offers performance poetry at local schools and community spaces.
Tina Smith, firstname.lastname@example.org