Events

2020

Wednesday, February 5: Writers on the Storm Open Mic
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
This reading series takes place the first Wednesday of every month at the EBCO building, 1221 Erie Ave, in Sheboygan. It is open to poets, prose writers, essayists, singer-songwriters, comedians. Hey, if it involves words, we want to hear it.

Saturday, February 22: Stoneboat Launch Reading  
2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Come to Paradigm at 1202 N. 8th Street for the launch of Stoneboat 10.1. The long awaited 10th anniversary issue will be featured as many of the contributors and some “ghost readers” share selected work. There will be cake! Open mic at 3 p.m.

Wednesday, March  4: Writers on the Storm Open Mic
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
This reading series takes place the first Wednesday of every month at the EBCO building, 1221 Erie Ave, in Sheboygan. It is open to poets, prose writers, essayists, singer-songwriters, comedians. Hey, if it involves words, we want to hear it.

Saturday, April 4: Poetic Pairings: How Poetry Speaks
2:00 – 3:30 pm.
Mead Library, Rocca Room. This is the 5th time I have curated this event to celebrate National Poetry Month, in which a community member shares a favorite poem and a poet responds to it. It will be another great afternoon of poetry in conversation.

Wednesday, March  4: Writers on the Storm Open Mic

Saturday, April 18: Of Water, Land, and Sky
5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Come to Paradigm to learn about this initiative that pairs artists with environmental groups and organizations to create new work that celebrates our natural resources. There will be poetry, art, music, and projects shared by Luke Bassuener, Craig Grabhorn, Sarah Luther, Erik Neave, and yours truly.

Monday, June 1: Linnemann’s Poets Monday
8 p.m. open mic, 9 p.m. featured reader: me. At 1001 E Locust Street in Milwaukee

September 23 – 28, Read a Poem to a Child throughout the week. Details to come. 

Saturday, September 26, 10th Annual 100 Thousand Poets for Change
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
“Doors and Bridges” open mic, at Mead Public Library