Brownstone Poets with Yuyutsu Sharma, Bertha Rogers, Carrie Magness Radna Sat, 12/12 from 2 p.m.to 4 p.m. EST New York City

Brownstone Poets is back on ZOOM

Saturday, December 12 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. EST

Yuyutsu Sharma, Bertha Rogers, 

Carrie Magness Radna

Please follow directions below to prevent last minute traffic on the day of the reading:We’re back! On ZOOM. Our December features are Yuyutsu Sharma, Bertha Rogers, and Carrie Magness Radna. Plus a limited open mic. Your $5 contributions keeps our annual anthology in print and pays our features. Hosted by Patricia Carragon, our Brooklyn girl and Editor-in-Chief.Step 1: Make your $5 donation: https://rb.gy/utlbolStep 2: Register in advance for this meeting: https://rb.gy/9hxvyhStep 3: After making your donation and registering, you will receive a confidential confirmation email containing your unique link to join the event.Looking forward to seeing you at our December reading!

Facebook Event:
https://www.facebook.com/events/296341978268709


BIOS:

Yuyutsu SharmaWorld-renowned Himalayan poet and translator, Yuyutsu Sharma has published ten poetry collections including, The Second Buddha Walk, A Blizzard in my Bones: New York Poems, Quaking Cantos: Nepal Earthquake Poems, Nepal Trilogy, Space Cake, Amsterdam and Annapurna Poems. Half the year, he travels and reads all over the world and conducts Creative Writing workshops at various universities in North America and Europe but goes trekking in the Himalayas when back home. Currently, Yuyutsu Sharma is a visiting poet at Columbia University and edits, Pratik: A Quarterly Magazine of Contemporary Writing.

Bertha Rogers

Bertha Rogers’s poems have been published in journals and anthologies; and in several collections, among them Wild, Again (Salmon, 2019); Heart Turned Back (Salmon, 2011); and Sleeper, You Wake (Mellen, 1991). Her translation of Beowulf was published in 2000, and her translation and illuminations of the riddle-poems in the thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon Exeter Book were published as Uncommon Creatures in 2019. She co-founded Bright Hill Press & Literary Center of the Catskills in 1992; although retired, she still teaches literary workshops and edits poetry collections for the Center. She lives on a mountain in New York’s western Catskills.

Carrie Magness Radna

Carrie Magness Radna is an audiovisual cataloger at the New York Public Library, a choral singer and a poet who loves traveling. Her poems have previously appeared in The Oracular Tree, Muddy River Poetry Review, Poetry Super Highway, Home Planet News, Cajun Mutt Press, Walt’s CornerAlien Buddha PressJerry Jazz Musician and First Literary Review-East. Her first poetry collection, Hurricanes never apologize (Luchador Press) was published in December 2019. Her upcoming poetry collection In the blue hour (Nirala Publications), will be published in 2021. Born in Norman, Oklahoma, she now lives with her husband in Manhattan, New York. 

https://carriemagnessradna.com

Cultivating Voices LIVE Poetry Welcomes the Fall Poets of PRATIK: A MAGAZINE of CONTEMPORARY WRITING Sun, Nov 22 at 2:30 P.M.

Honored to be part of this line-up:

Cultivating Voices LIVE Poetry Welcomes the Fall Poets of PRATIK: A MAGAZINE of CONTEMPORARY WRITING

Sunday, November 22 at 2:30 p.m. EST 

Online Event

Hosted by Sandy Yannone Join Cultivating Voices host Sandy Yannone as we welcome Himalayan Poet Yuyutsu RD Sharma, editor of Pratik: A Magazine of Contemporary Writing, for a reading to celebrate the Fall 2020 issue with current and past contributors.Pratik is a purely non-profit quarterly literary publication and is published by White Lotus Book Shop, Kathmandu.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/663288314371227

SELECT PRATIK POETS WILL READ AT THE EVENT.

DETAILS to FOLLOW.

Highlights of the Current Issue:
Art, Poetry and Music collaboration;
Dreams of a Sleeping World;
Art of Oscar Oiwa;
Plus an interview with Hollywood Musician Chad CannonEIGHT POETS FROM VERMONT:
Chard deNiord David Huddle Tony Whedon Major Jackson Cleopatra Mathis Joan Aleshire Kerrin McCadden Karin Gottshall Sydney LeaDAVID B. AUSTELL
Marshaling the Milliards
A tribute to Harlem Renaissance Hero, James Weldon JohnsonFour Poets from Nicaragua
Ernesto Cardenal, Rubén Darío, Salomón de la Selva, Joaquín PasosA SHEAF OF OTTAWA POEMS
Shai Ben-Shalom, Seymour Mayne Nicola Vulpe, Betty Warrington-Kearsley, Erwin WiensELEVEN ITALIAN POETS
Claudia Russo, Flaminia Cruciani,
Rita Stanzione, Zairo Ferrante,
Paolo Staglianò, Antonello Airò,
Cinzia Marulli, Gabriella Becherelli, Vittorio Fioravanti Grasso,
Antonio Blund, Adriana ScanferlaFeaturing
DAVID AXELROD
CHARLES BERNSTEIN
JILL HOFFMAN
BILL WOLAK
MIKE GRAVES
PATRICIA CARRAGONPlus New Work by GLORIA MINDOCK
& HOWARD PFLANZERAfterlife: Two Poems by H.K. KAUL (1941-2020)Now available on Amazon USA, UK, Canada and India, Links below:Amazon US: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08GZ23NSG?ref=myi_title_dpAmazon UK:https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B08GZ23NSG?ref=myi_title_dpAmazon Canada: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B08GZ23NSG?ref=myi_title_dpAmazon INDIA; https://www.amazon.in/dp/B08GZ23NSG?ref=myi_title_dpUS

Reminder: Joshua Corwin, Chad Parenteau, Megha Sood to read for Brownstone Poets, Sat, November 21 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

REMINDER:

Brownstone Poets is back on ZOOM

Saturday, November 21 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Joshua Corwin, Chad Parenteau, Megha SoodHi there, 
We’re back! On ZOOM. Our November features are Joshua Corwin, Chad Parenteau, and Megha Sood. Plus a limited open mic. 3 minutes max. Your $5 contributions keeps our annual anthology in print and pays our features. Hosted by Patricia Carragon, our Brooklyn girl and Editor-in-Chief.

Step 1: Make your $5 donation: https://rb.gy/utlbol
Step 2: Register in advance for this meeting: https://rb.gy/x8wjjo

Step 3: After making your donation and registering, you will receive a confidential confirmation email containing your unique link to join the event.
Looking forward to seeing you at our November reading!
Your Hosts, Patricia Carragon and ZOOM Master, Roxanne Hoffman
Facebook Event:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2975475686099838/

BIOS:

Joshua Corwin, a Los Angeles native, is a neurodiverse, Pushcart Prize-nominated poet and Spillwords Press Publication of the Month winner. His debut poetry collection Becoming Vulnerable (2020) details his experience with autism, addiction, sobriety and spirituality. He has lectured at UCLA, read with 2013 US Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco, and performed at the 2020 National Beat Poetry Festival. His Beat poetry is to be anthologized alongside Ferlinghetti, Hirschman, Ford, Coleman and weiss (December 2020). He hosts the poetry podcast “Assiduous Dust” and teaches poetry to neurodiverse individuals and autistic addicts in recovery at The Miracle Project, an autism nonprofit. www.joshuacorwin.com .

Chad Parenteau hosts Boston’s long-running Stone Soup Poetry series. His work has appeared in journals such as Résonancee, Boston Literary Magazine Queen Mob’s Tea-House, Cape Cod Poetry Review, Tell-Tale Inklings, Off The Coast, Ibbetson Street and Wilderness House Literary Review. He currently serves as Associate Editor of the online journal Oddball Magazine. His second collection, The Collapsed Bookshelf, has just been released.

Megha Sood is an Assistant Poetry Editor for the UK based Literary Journal MookyChick.Over 500+ works in journals including Better than Starbucks, Gothamist, Poetry Society of New York, WNYC Studios, Kissing Dynamite, American Writers Review, FIVE:2: ONE, Dime show review, etc.Works featured in 50 other print anthologies by the US, UK, Australian, and Canadian Press. Three-time State-level Winner NAMI NJ Poetry Contest 2018/2019/2020.National Winner Spring Robinson Lit Prize 2020, Finalist in Pangolin Poetry Prize 2019, Adelaide Literary Award 2019 etc.Currently co-editing anthologies ( “The Medusa Project”, MookyChick), and (“The Kali Project”, CrossTree Press). She blogs at https://meghasworldsite.wordpress.com/ and tweets at @meghasood16.