IN JUST ONE DAY!
great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s – Presents: Caitlin Jans & Shanna T. Melton
great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:
Caitlin Jans: Poet, Author, Founder of Authors Publish Magazine – Toronto, Canada
Shanna T. Melton: Poet, Author, Painter – Bridgeport, Connecticut
Sunday, May 23rd, 2021 – 4pm-5:30pm EDT
Where: ONLINE ZOOM
** To watch directly on zoom and to read on open mic, you must register for this event via Eventbrite
YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
The features will also be live-streamed to the great weather for MEDIA facebook page
Plus open mic. (3 minutes) – The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.
Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson
Caitlin Jans (Thomson)
Caitlin Thomson has an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. Her work has appeared in numerous anthologies and literary journals including The Adroit Journal, The Penn Review, Barrow Street, Cosmonaut Avenue, The Boiler, and Till the Tides. She’s the author of three chapbooks and the founder of Authors Publish Magazine. You can learn more about her writing at www.caitlinthomson.com.
Shanna T. Melton
A recipient of the Connecticut Office of the Arts Hero Award (2018), Shanna Melton is a poet, painter, educator, and the author of Unraveling My Thoughts. Her contributions to Connecticut’s vibrant poetry scene include arts ambassadorships for the Mary & Eliza Freeman Center for History and Community, the Housatonic Museum of Art, and the founding of the open mic institution that is Lyrical Voices, a local showcase for contemporary poets and visual artists from across the region. Work from her current exhibition “Her Dragons Fly” is on view and online at the www.PoeticSoulArts.net. You can find and support her work at http://poeticsoularts.net.