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Carlos Andrés Gómez

Carlos Andrés Gómez Carlos Andres Gomez is a man on a mission. The Colombian poet, actor and author arrived in Atlanta from New York City in the summer of 2019 – determined to bring his many gifts to bear in this place he now called home. Winner of numerous national awards, Carlos was already a […]

Jon Goode

Jon Goode Jon Goode exudes poetic charm both on and off the stage. The Emmy-nominated spoken-word poet and author brings his thoughtful, intentional lyricism to all he writes and says. And Jon Goode, has a lot to say! Goode published the poetry collection “Conduit,” in 2015; in 2020, he published the novel “Mydas.” He has […]