About Michael Ray King

Five-time Royal Palm Literary Award-winning author, Book-writing coach, publisher, Founder of The Inspired Mic.

The Inspired Mic in September

It is with profound sadness that Abroz (owner of the Europa) has had to sell the restaurant due to illness. Abroz and Alida have been such a blessing and extremely supportive of The Inspired Mic for over two years. Ambroz’s … Continue reading

Inspired Mic News!

With the addition of St. Augustine twice a month, The Inspired Mic will now be accessible three times a month! We provide a stage for creative people to show off what they’ve been working on. Writers, magicians, comedians, musicians, dancers, … Continue reading

The Inspired Mic has Added Another Venue!

More Inspired Mic Every Month! Yes, we’ve officially been welcomed by Borillo’s Pizzaria and Beer & Wine Garden in St. Augustine! Click the link above to get information about our wonderful new host! Yes, we are still at the New … Continue reading

You Heard it Here First!

For those of you who missed the July 19th edition of The Inspired Mic, you missed one of the most amazing nights in our 5+ years of existence. What a night! Every presenter brought their A+ material. I was laughing … Continue reading

An Evening to Remember!

The Inspired Mic Plays to a Full House! Thursday April 19, 2018. The Inspired Mic officially sold out all seating. Unfortunately, we had to turn people away but what a night! 15 presenters put their work out into the world … Continue reading

Inspired Mic Fun Thursday Evening!

The Inspired Mic celebrates the end of its fifth year Thursday, April 19th at 6:00 pm. Our lineup is a strong mix of new and seasoned, young and not as young, writers, poets, singers, orators, and more. The New Eurpoa … Continue reading

Last Night at The Inspired Mic – March 15, 2018

What A Night! Nearly a standing-room-only audience was treated last night to performances as impressive as they were sincere. Anyone who has attended an Inspired Mic event knows how incredibly powerful these evenings can be. Last night was absolutely no … Continue reading

The Inspired Mic! Thursday, March 15th at 6:00 pm

Yes, The Inspired Mic is coming upon us quickly! Get your tickets and come out for a great evening of eclectic entertainment, delicious food, $50 raffle, and atmosphere out the wazoo!!! 🙂 Here are your critical links! Inspired Mic Tickets … Continue reading

Robin H. Soprano at the November 2017 Inspired Mic!

Robin H. Soprano Robin is currently writing her third book – Three Blind Wives – from which the following presentation is an excerpt. The book is a humorous look at three women who go on the dating site circuit and … Continue reading

Angelica Timothy at the November 2017 Inspired Mic!

Angelica Timothy Angelica always brings her “A” game. Her writing is powerful. She often tackles social issues. At eighteen-years-old she shows an ability to present provocative material in a passionate manner. An Inspired Mic regular and a favorite of many, … Continue reading