Poet Billy Stanley is originally from Louisiana and before coming to Albany organized some of the great poetry readings in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Here is Billy reading as the featured poet at the Poets Speak Loud open mic on Monday, March 27, 2006.
About The Author
Thom Francis has been organizing, promoting, and hosting open mics and poetry / spoken word events in Albany such as Nitty Gritty Slam, School of Night, Albany Poets Presents..., and the Albany Word Fest for over 20 years. As a poet and performer, Thom has been featured at many of the upstate poetry and spoken word events from Saratoga to Woodstock as well as LarkFest, Art on Lark, 1st Friday, and the Albany Word Fest.