Audience Wowed by The Soldiers Journey

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The first performance of The Soldier’s Journey wowed the audience at San Francisco’s Fort Mason. The celebration featured song, stand-up comedy, and poetry. The four winning poems of the Heroes’ Voices National Poetry Contest were read, moving the audience to tears. Our special guest, Major General John Borling, provided comic relief as he began his remarks with a series […]

The Soldier’s Journey

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Heroes’ Voices is pleased to announce two performances of The Soldier’s Journey, a celebration of music and poetry exploring a variety of perspectives on war, peace and the soldier’s experience. These events will feature an extraordinary ensemble of actors, musicians and veterans, including participants in Heroes’ Voices workshops: In San Francisco, California: June 4, 3:00 […]

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Heroes’ Voices works with veterans at different facilities all around the San Francisco Bay area. One of the great joys of serving multiple groups is encountering so many generous, caring professionals who serve veterans. People who choose to work as therapists or facilitators at VAs or other service organizations are engaged in a labor of […]

Poetry Contest Judges and Advisors

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Heroes’ Voices has been very fortunate to gather an extraordinary group of Judges and Advisors for our first National Veterans Poetry Contest. We are currently receiving poetry submissions from veterans all over the country. The Heroes’ Voices National Poetry Contest offers prizes of $1,000, $750, $500, and $250. All veterans of the US Armed Forces who live […]

Full Moon over Kandahar

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In Heroes’ Voices music and poetry workshops there are sometimes sometimes generations of poets sharing their reflections on living through and surviving combat. Recently there were two veterans, (both relatively new to writing and reading their poetry in public) who had become very close during their treatment in the residential poly-trauma program of the Palo […]

Heroes’ Voices National Poetry Contest

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Are you a US veteran who writes poetry? Do you know a US veteran who writes poetry? All US Military Veterans are invited to submit original poetry to the 2017 Heroes’ Voices National Veterans Poetry Contest, produced in cooperation with George Mason University in Manassas, Virginia. When veterans share their poetry, it provides an extraordinary and intimate […]