Kiane Ink never imagined in 2019 after hosting our 9th annual Gathering: Open Mic with a Cause that we would be forced to take a 2-year hiatus due to a pandemic! The last 24 months have certainly embodied the phrase unprecedented times. From a global medical crisis, heinous racial injustices and a tumultuous governmental administration – we have endured truly trying times. Unfortunately, the presence and impact of the pandemic persists as we enter a 3rd year.
In an effort to be a part of the solution versus the problem, Kiane Ink is committed to exercising safety. The following Covid-19 safety precautions will be upheld during Kiane Ink in person events. These safety actions will be updated in accordance with CDC data and Contraction Trends.
For This Moment
The sun illuminates the brush ever so perfectly. The air is quietly filled with birds songs, wind powered streams and canine conversations. If you listen close enough you can hear the bass line of summer on a nearby basketball court. It’s peaceful. For this moment, the dry brown spots are a luscious green and bare limbs are laden with fruit. Like an enamored lover, the [...]
Kiane Ink’s The Gathering: Open Mic With a Cause was a complete success!
Kiane Ink's The Gathering: Open Mic With a Cause was a complete success! Shout out to Alice's Jazz and Cultural Society! The venue was quaint and fabulous. Kiane Ink looks forward to hosting future events there! Featured Artist, Adrian Blu soothed the crowd with his melodic tunes. Spotlight Artist, Sistah Fran blessed the mic with her poetry and courageously shared her story. Vendors included tasty, [...]
Poem of the Month – March 2016
Defying Gravity Plant your feet in the soil of faith So that when your world turns upside down, you can look up to the ground and walk on air Defying gravity as you dangle there. And in this topsy tervy nirvana only unnecessary is lost. -Miss Kiane (c) 2015 All Rights Reserved