Publication Catch Up for July and August

Publication Catch Up for July and August:

 

Pleased to be part of Eco-Poetry. Thank you Daniela Gioseffi for your activism and hard work. Please enjoy “The Mother Tree,” “The Four-Sided Box,”and “Tree Haiku.” 

Happy to see Karen NeubergMaria LisellaGeorge HeldPat FalkBarry WallensteinGil FagianiPamela LaskinGeorge Guida and others online. Congrats to everyone!
Bear Creek Haiku Blogspot,
Saturday, August 8, 2017
Thank you ayaz daryl nielsen, Frosty, and Tama for posting my Catku:
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by the window
        a snowflake meltdown
        amuses the cat
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                 like cat’s eyes
                 doors to inner space
                 open and shut
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                               (for Alison Ross)
 
                               progressive claws
                               send political machines
                               to the shredder
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congrats to:

Dennis Saleh, t. kilgore splake, Lysa Collins, Diane Webster, Ndongolera Mwangupili, p. l. wick, Bijoy Kumar Dubey, and Peggy Dugan French.

The Avocet, A Journal of Nature Poetry, Summer 2017
Thank you Charles, Vivian, and Valerie Portolano for publishing my Haiku:
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a child hides under
ailanthus umbrella
July fireworks
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on hallowed ground
a sanctuary grows
wild geraniums
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silhouette patterns
washi paper made from sky
ailanthus collage
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mosquito lovefest
scratching my way
through summer
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Happy to see Gordon Gilbert’s poetry in this issue! Congrats!

Sensations Magazine Supplement 6 – 2017  The Gathering Storm

Thank you, David Messineo and Kleber de Freitas for publishing “Meltdown.”

Pleased to see David Messineo, Davidson Garrett, Denise La Neve, Susanna Rich, Mark Fogarty, John Barrale, Joel Allegretti, Paul Nash, Annemarie Lockhart, and more.

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I Will Be Reading With Daniela Gioseffi at Cornelia Street Cafe

I will be reading with Daniela Gioseffi on Wed, April 19

 

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 YOU ARE INVITED!
Release Party for WAGING BEAUTY
Meet Author & Activist Daniela Gioseffi
Join lifetime activist and American Book Award-winning author, the editor/founder of Eco-Poetry.org, DANIELA GIOSEFFI in celebrating the launch of her new collection of poetry, Waging Beauty: As the Polar Bear Dreams of Ice, in anticipation of Earth Day.

“Visionary and powerful with tremendous vitality . . . Daniela Gioseffi is a gifted, graceful and moving writer.” — Galway Kinnell
“A vital international author, dedicated to planetary survival.” — Cecilia Ceriani, El Pais, Madrid

Several friends will be joining Ms. Gioseffi, reading selections from her new book and their own work:

Patricia Carragon     George Held     Michael T. Young
Marisa Frasca-patinella     Tantra-zawadi (emcee)
Date: Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
Time: 5:45pm to 7:15pm
Place: Cornelia Street Cafe – Downstairs Salon
29 Cornelia Street, New York, New York 10014
(212) 989-9319  www.corneliastreetcafe.com
Tickets: $10 cover includes one signed copy of Waging Beauty. 
Plus $10 food/drink minimum.  (CASH ONLY, PLEASE)
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/272954703149268/ or by email to roxy@poetswearprada.com

REMINDER: Daniela Gioseffi, Mike Jurkovic, and Bertha Rogers, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant

REMINDER: Daniela Gioseffi, Mike Jurkovic, and Bertha Rogers, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant

REMINDER:

Daniela Gioseffi, Mike Jurkovic, and Bertha Rogers, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant

 

 

Poetry Grows in Brooklyn Heights 2016

Brownstone Poets Inspiring Brooklyn Since 2005

Brownstone Poets presents Daniela Gioseffi, Mike Jurkovic, and Bertha Rogers  on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights and there’s an open mic as well.

 

Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m.
Daniela Gioseffi

Mike Jurkovic

Bertha Rogers

Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201 – 718 – 596 – 5900

Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

 


4 or  to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA’s “The Weekender” for all transit updates.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html


$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

 

FACEBOOK INVITE:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1742021449419902/

pcarragon@gmail.com
brownstonepoets.blogspot.com/
patriciacarragon8.wordpress.com/

en-gb.facebook.com/people/Brownstone-Poets/541314712

Daniela Gioseffi, eco-activist and editor of Eco-Poetry.org, is an American Book Award winning author of 16 books of poetry and prose. She’s presented her poems for NPR, BBC and on the Poet & The Poem radio show of The Library of Congress, N.E.A.  Her verse is etched in marble on a wall of PENN Station NY with that of Walt Whitman. She’s won two grant awards in poetry  from The NY State Council for the Arts and the John Ciardi Award for Lifetime Achievement in Poetry. Her 6th volume of poetry is, Blood Autumn. Her women’s studies classic, Women on War: International Writings has been in print for over 25 years, and On Prejudice: A Global Perspective won a World Peace Award presented at the U.N. She published three novels and won a Robert Frost Foundation Award, 2015. Info. at Gioseffi.com or AuthorandActivist.com.

Bertha Rogers is a poet, teaching artist, and founding director of Bright Hill Press and Literary Center in New York’s Catskills. More than 400 of her poems have been published in literary journals and anthologies and in collections, including Heart Turned Back (Salmon Poetry, Ireland), Sleeper, You Wake, The Fourth Beast, and A House of Corners. Her translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic Beowulf was published in 2000; her translation of the Anglo-Saxon Riddle-Poems, Uncommon Creatures, Singing Things, is forthcoming. She has received grants and awards from the MacDowell Colony, the Millay Colony, Hawthornden International Retreat for Writers in Scotland, Caldera, Jentel, and others.

Mike Jurkovic’s poems and music criticism have appeared/are forthcoming globally but have generated no reportable income. First full collection, smitten by harpies (Lion Autumn Press, 2016). Second chapbook, Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014) Purgatory Road (Pudding House Press, 2010) Anthologies include: WaterWrites and Riverine (Codhill Press, 2009, 2007), Will Work For Peace (Zeropanik, 1999). VP, Calling All Poets in Beacon, NY. Producer of CAPSCASTS, recordings from Calling All Poets, available at  www.callingallpoets.net.  Music features, interviews and CD reviews appear in Elmore Magazine and the Van Wyck Gazette.   www.mikejurkovic.com. He loves Emily most of all.

Daniela Gioseffi, Mike Jurkovic, and Bertha Rogers, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant

 

 

Poetry Grows in Brooklyn Heights 2016

Brownstone Poets Inspiring Brooklyn Since 2005

Brownstone Poets presents Daniela Gioseffi, Mike Jurkovic, and Bertha Rogers  on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights and there’s an open mic as well.

 

Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m.
Daniela Gioseffi

Mike Jurkovic

Bertha Rogers

Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201 – 718 – 596 – 5900

Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

 


4 or  to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA’s “The Weekender” for all transit updates.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html


$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

 

FACEBOOK INVITE:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1742021449419902/

pcarragon@gmail.com
brownstonepoets.blogspot.com/
patriciacarragon8.wordpress.com/

 en-gb.facebook.com/people/Brownstone-Poets/541314712

 

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Daniela Gioseffi, eco-activist and editor of Eco-Poetry.org, is an American Book Award winning author of 16 books of poetry and prose. She’s presented her poems for NPR, BBC and on the Poet & The Poem radio show of The Library of Congress, N.E.A.  Her verse is etched in marble on a wall of PENN Station NY with that of Walt Whitman. She’s won two grant awards in poetry  from The NY State Council for the Arts and the John Ciardi Award for Lifetime Achievement in Poetry. Her 6th volume of poetry is, Blood Autumn. Her women’s studies classic, Women on War: International Writings has been in print for over 25 years, and On Prejudice: A Global Perspective won a World Peace Award presented at the U.N. She published three novels and won a Robert Frost Foundation Award, 2015. Info. at Gioseffi.com or AuthorandActivist.com.

bertha

Bertha Rogers is a poet, teaching artist, and founding director of Bright Hill Press and Literary Center in New York’s Catskills. More than 400 of her poems have been published in literary journals and anthologies and in collections, including Heart Turned Back (Salmon Poetry, Ireland), Sleeper, You Wake, The Fourth Beast, and A House of Corners. Her translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic Beowulf was published in 2000; her translation of the Anglo-Saxon Riddle-Poems, Uncommon Creatures, Singing Things, is forthcoming. She has received grants and awards from the MacDowell Colony, the Millay Colony, Hawthornden International Retreat for Writers in Scotland, Caldera, Jentel, and others.

mike jurkovic

Mike Jurkovic’s poems and music criticism have appeared/are forthcoming globally but have generated no reportable income. First full collection, smitten by harpies (Lion Autumn Press, 2016). Second chapbook, Eve’s Venom (Post Traumatic Press, 2014) Purgatory Road (Pudding House Press, 2010) Anthologies include: WaterWrites and Riverine (Codhill Press, 2009, 2007), Will Work For Peace (Zeropanik, 1999). VP, Calling All Poets in Beacon, NY. Producer of CAPSCASTS, recordings from Calling All Poets, available at  www.callingallpoets.net.  Music features, interviews and CD reviews appear in Elmore Magazine and the Van Wyck Gazette.   www.mikejurkovic.com. He loves Emily most of all.