Events

2019

Saturday, March 30, Vincent van Gogh’s Birthday Reading!
4:00 p.m. – Boswell Book Company, 2559 N. Downer Ave., Milwaukee. Join us to hear selected readings from this new book of poems by 31 different poets, sharing their dreams about the life and work of Vincent van Gogh.

Sunday, April 6, Poetic Pairings
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
I will be one of the poet responders at this event at the Manitowoc Public Library.

Sunday, April 7, Poetic Pairings: How Poetry Speaks
2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Come to The Loft of Mead Library and enjoy our fourth annual Poetic Pairings event, in which 10 members of the greater Sheboygan community will be paired with 10 poets. In those pairings, you will hear the magic happen.

Wednesday, April 17, Writers on the Storm Open Mic
7 to 9 p.m. at MoJo (upper lounge) at 1235 Pennsylvania Avenue
Come to installment 4 of this amazing new reading series. We’ve started a group Facebook page, Writers on the Storm. Please “like” the page and keep track of what we are up to. This new reading series offers a safe, quiet zone for writers to have their words heard. Bring your work to share and/or your ears to listen.

Saturday, May 3, The Water Poems
1:00 p.m.
Meet us in Algoma for a celebration of The Art of Water. I’ll be emceeing a reading from The Water Poems (featuring the work of Sylvia Cavanaugh, Nancy Durdin, Maryann Hurtt, Georgia Ressmeyer, and Marilyn Zelke Windau) at Yardstick Bookshop, 317 Steele Street, Algoma.

Saturday, August 10, More Poems about Water 
10:30 a.m. – noon. Come and enjoy poems by local poets and several short educational presentations in honor of the “Year of Clean Drinking Water,” on the terrace of Mead Library.

Saturday, September 28, 9th Annual 100 Thousand Poets for Change open mic
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
at Mead Public Library