June 19, 2014 – Soul Sounds Open Mic with Too Black

June 19, 2014 – Soul Sounds Open Mic with Too Black

The Golden Thyme Coffee Café and the Saint Paul Almanac are pleased to announce the “Soul Sounds Open Mic,” hosted by Tish Jones! The “Soul Sounds Open Mic” series is held every Thursday, with a special pre-performance writing workshop on the...
The Saint Paul Art Tour You Weren’t Expecting

The Saint Paul Art Tour You Weren’t Expecting

Whether you’re new to Saint Paul, a longtime resident, or simply a visitor, here’s . . . The Saint Paul Art Tour You Weren’t Expecting First, let’s take the word “art” and think beyond the museum or gallery wall. (Minneapolis has plenty of both.) How would you...
This Week in Saint Paul: Monday, May 26–Sunday, June 1, 2014

This Week in Saint Paul: Monday, May 26–Sunday, June 1, 2014

If you did not notice last week, festival season is upon us. As you make your way through these festivals, remember, you are not only making memories and stories, but you are also making history. Who knows what you will see this summer, and the Saint Paul Almanac will...
Dusk

Dusk

Her 80th birthday—“Surprise!” She smiles from the party photo, her last. As a kid, rushing home after ­basketball, barely beating curfew, I’d nuzzle her. I smell her now, rosebud salve and a perfume I can’t recall, but warm and home and Mom.   D. Stephen Elliot...