Stone Soup Servings Presents: Martha Boss


 

Stone Soup Servings is a regular series for Oddball Magazine that features upcoming performers at Stone Soup Poetry, the long-running spoken word venue in the Boston area that has partnered with Oddball Magazine. Stone Soup Poetry now meets from 7-9 p.m. every Monday at the Out of The Blue Art Gallery at 541 Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square Cambridge, Massachusetts. The open mike sign-up at 6:30 p.m.

This Monday, May 2, with a special 6:30 start time, Stone Soup Poetry begins its month long celebration of 45 years as a venue. We will be featuring Carol Weston and at least one other surprise reader, along with its usual open mic. We will also be featuring Martha Boss, whose work is on display below. Read it and be in the audience with us on Monday.

 


My Building
In The
Morning

they’re drilling away
a brick wall.

there since the thirties.
the building
used to be
a school.

on the scaffold
old subjects
in brick litter.

baked cement shards
of history,
latin & geography.

Back then i didn’t care.
now they hold
my attention.
teach me.