THREE, TWO, ONE… ZERO

THREE, TWO, ONE…ZERO!!!

TODAY at 4:00PM:

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. 3 minute time limit. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

ONE!!!

ONE!!!

We are ONE DAY AWAY from:

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. 3 minute time limit. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

ICYMI

ICYMI

Just so everyone is aware:

First & Foremost! The November 22nd gwfM Spoken Word Sunday Event is all about our outstanding features and the open mic’ers!

Secondly and last – November 22nd is my 65th birthday! And I am celebrating it by hosting an outstanding event with outstanding features! And I do plan to open up the program with a Bang with the opening poem! (Or if my bang turns into flop, we will move right along with the program)

So come on out and enjoy the program with me (and slip me a little happy birthday greeting in the process) !!!

Program Details listed below:

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. 3 minute time limit. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

TWO!!!

TWO!!!

We are TWO DAYS AWAY from:

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. 3 minute time limit. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

THREE!!!

THREE!!!

We are THREE DAYS AWAY from:

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. 3 minute time limit. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

ONE WEEK AWAY!!!

ONE WEEK AWAY !!!

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. 3 minute time limit. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Just So You Are Aware!

Just so everyone is aware:

First & Foremost! The November 22nd gwfM Spoken Word Sunday Event is all about our outstanding features and the open mic’ers!

Secondly and last – November 22nd is my 65th birthday! And I am celebrating it by hosting an outstanding event with outstanding features! And I do plan to open up the program with a Bang with the opening poem!

So come on out and enjoy the program with me (and slip me a little happy birthday greeting in the process) !!!

Program Details listed below:

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. 3 minute time limit. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

A. i. Firefly & Mike Jurkovic Rock great weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday’s

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features:

Mike Jurkovic, Poet – Walkill, New York
-and-
Ai. Firefly, Poet – Staten Island, New York!

When:
Sunday, November 22nd – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where: ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Plus open mic. The host will be taking open mic signups during the event.

Hosted by Jerry T. Johnson

21+

POET BIOs

A.i. Firefly was born in 1979 in a crazy little town called Staten Island, NY. Poet, musician, educator, wife & mama, she has been featured in print and on the web by publications such as NYSAI, Having A Whiskey Coke with You, great weather for MEDIA, and is active in the expansive international poetry scene on Instagram as @a.i.firefly.
Photo by Kristopher Johnson, Deep Tanks Studio

A 2016 Pushcart nominee, Mike Jurkovic’s poetry and musical criticism has appeared in Main Street Rag, Conclave, Comstock Review, North Dakota Quarterly, California Quarterly, Chronogram, Wisconsin Review, etc., with little reportable income. His full-length collections are AmericanMental (Luchador Press 2020), Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018), smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016), and Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014). Anthology credits include Calling All Poets 20th Anniversary Anthology, Reflecting Pool: Poets & the Creative Process (Codhill Press, 2018), and Like Light: 25 Years of Poetry & Prose (Bright Hill Press, 2018). He is the President of “Calling All Poets” (New Paltz /Beacon, NY.)
He loves Emily most of all.

http://www.mikejurkovic.com / http://www.callingallpoets.net

Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ai-firefly-and-mike-jurkovic-tickets-124164295751

TOMORROW!!!

TOMORROW!!!

Sunday, September 13th!!!

Susana H. Case & Christopher Madden – Rock great weather for MEDIA’s Spoken Word Sundays

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features: Susana H. Case Poet – Brooklyn, New York and Christopher Madden, Poet – Norwalk, Connecticut!

When:

Sunday, September 13th – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where:

ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/susana-h-case-and-christopher-madden-registration-118780127559

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Open Mic

21+

Hosted by Jerry T Johnson

BIOs

Susana H. Case

Susana H. Case is the author of seven books of poetry, most recently Dead Shark on the N Train, from Broadstone Books, 2020, which won a Pinnacle Book Award for Best Poetry Book. She is also the author of five chapbooks. Her first collection, The Scottish Café, from Slapering Hol Press, was re-released in a dual-language English-Polish version, Kawiarnia Szkocka by Opole University Press and she has also been translated into Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese. Case is a Professor and Program Coordinator at the New York Institute of Technology in New York City and can be reached at http://www.susanahcase.com

Christopher Madden

Christopher Madden was born in a laundromat under a full moon on Friday the 13th during the Summer of Love. He has a BA in English from the University of Wisconsin, an MFA in fiction from Fairfield University, and a BA in sideshow skills from Coney Island, U.S.A. When he is not eating fire, sticking his hand in animal traps, or hammering spikes into his nose, he is an adjunct instructor of creative writing and literature at Fairfield University. His work has appeared in Silver Birch Press, Temenos, SPRY Lit, Ball, and Airways Magazine, and he is the author/editor (as Penny Farthing) of Alice’s Adventures in #Wonderland — a gentle update of the Lewis Carroll classic for the digital age. Madden is a founding partner and editor at Woodhall Press and is the co-director of the Black Rock Art Guild Performing Artists. For more information, visit Woodhallpress.com

https://www.greatweatherformedia.com/upcoming-events/2020/9/13/tdhzlvosop1u7u6ni0hweqf6iqscw1

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/susana-h-case-and-christopher-madden-registration-118780127559

THREE!!!

IN THREE DAYS!!!

Sunday, September 13th!!!

Susana H. Case & Christopher Madden – Rock great weather for MEDIA’s Spoken Word Sundays

great weather for Media is bringing you another great poetry event with 2 amazing features: Susana H. Case Poet – Brooklyn, New York and Christopher Madden, Poet – Norwalk, Connecticut!

When:

Sunday, September 13th – 4pm-6pm EDT

Where:

ONLINE ZOOM

YOU MUST PREREGISTER FOR ZOOM ADMITTANCE: click link to register via
Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/susana-h-case-and-christopher-madden-registration-118780127559

Also: ONLINE – STREAMED LIVE on great weather for MEDIA’s facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/great.weather/

Open Mic

21+

Hosted by Jerry T Johnson

BIOs

Susana H. Case

Susana H. Case is the author of seven books of poetry, most recently Dead Shark on the N Train, from Broadstone Books, 2020, which won a Pinnacle Book Award for Best Poetry Book. She is also the author of five chapbooks. Her first collection, The Scottish Café, from Slapering Hol Press, was re-released in a dual-language English-Polish version, Kawiarnia Szkocka by Opole University Press and she has also been translated into Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese. Case is a Professor and Program Coordinator at the New York Institute of Technology in New York City and can be reached at http://www.susanahcase.com

Christopher Madden

Christopher Madden was born in a laundromat under a full moon on Friday the 13th during the Summer of Love. He has a BA in English from the University of Wisconsin, an MFA in fiction from Fairfield University, and a BA in sideshow skills from Coney Island, U.S.A. When he is not eating fire, sticking his hand in animal traps, or hammering spikes into his nose, he is an adjunct instructor of creative writing and literature at Fairfield University. His work has appeared in Silver Birch Press, Temenos, SPRY Lit, Ball, and Airways Magazine, and he is the author/editor (as Penny Farthing) of Alice’s Adventures in #Wonderland — a gentle update of the Lewis Carroll classic for the digital age. Madden is a founding partner and editor at Woodhall Press and is the co-director of the Black Rock Art Guild Performing Artists. For more information, visit Woodhallpress.com

https://www.greatweatherformedia.com/upcoming-events/2020/9/13/tdhzlvosop1u7u6ni0hweqf6iqscw1

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/susana-h-case-and-christopher-madden-registration-118780127559