Welcome to the digital webpage of the local new Zine called IAMBIC. Iambic discuss different elements in the Sacramento Poetry community. The webpage is an extension to the monthly local zine featuring ongoing information to the Sacramento Poetry community.

Current News

Our Lovely Production coordinator Rebecca (Auntie Vice) Blanton will be performing comedy for a President Trump Roast at Luna’s Café on September 27.

Hot off the Presses:

The latest issue is out. Check out Issue 6.

Iambic SeptIssue Feature:

Venue: Rhythm & Poetry

Meet the host: Andru Defeye

September calendar



Check around Poetry venues or coffee shops on the Downtown Sacramento Grid.

Look who’s Performing:


We’re on Facebook

Check out and join the new Iambic Facebook Page.


Are you a Poet or Writer who would like to contribute poems, short stories, events, poetry interviews, and chapbooks advertising, please send emails: iambiczine@gmail.com

Hostful Activities

Jennilyn Davison & MC Sho Nuff (Host of Joe Montoya Poetry Unplugged & Sac Slam) will have Ike Torres as Guest Host for Sac Slam on August 18, 2017.

Iambic Back Issues

(please click month below to download)

Aprils 2017

Iambic coverIssue Features:

Venue Profile: Luna’s Café (Joe Montoya’s Poetry Unplugged)

Meet the Host listing

Take 5 (poems section)

Short Story by Sene Star



May 2017

2nd issue colorIssue Features:

Venue Profile: Queen Sheba (Mahogany Poetry)

Meet the Host: Grace Loescher

Short Story by Sene Star

Local Sac Open Mic Calendar



June 2017

3rd issue colorIssue Features:

More poems
New Meet the Host: NSAA
New email address: Iambiczine@gmail.com
New section: Sacramento Slam Page
New Venue: Shine Café



July 2017

Iambic July IssueIssue Features:

More pages
New host interview: Wendy William
Summer Reading List
New Article
New Venue: Oak Park Open Air Open Mic
Young Poet Voice: Shamar



August 2017

Issue Feature:

Venue: Sacramento Poetry Center

Meet the host: Graffiti Bleu

August calendar

Short Story by Sene Star