Featuring Barbara Ann Branca, Patricia Carragon, and Mike Jurkovic
Hosted by George Wallace
Plus open mic
$3 suggested donation. Two drink min, alcoholic or non.
MIKE JURKOVIC is a 2016 Pushcart nominee whose poetry and musical criticism has appeared in 500 magazines and periodicals. Full length collections include Blue Fan Whirring (Nirala Press, 2018); and smitten by harpies & shiny banjo catfish (Lion Autumn Press, 2016). He is President of Calling All Poets (New Paltz, Beacon, Wappingers Falls) and Tuesday night host of Jazz Sanctuary, WOOC 15.3 FM, Troy, NY.
PATRICIA CARRAGON’S latest books are The Cupcake Chronicles (Poets Wear Prada, 2017) and Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017). Patricia hosts the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. She is an executive editor for Home Planet News Online.
Brooklyn-born BARBARA ANN BRANCA has featured at Cornelia Street Café, Bowery Poetry Club, Parkside Lounge, and Greenwich Village Bistro in Manhattan; in Brooklyn libraries and cafes, and on Long Island at the Huntington Poetry Barn and the Walt Whitman Birthplace. Her work appears in Polarity eMagazine, Paumanok II (LI anthology), Grabbing the Apple (anthology), and the 25th Anniversary edition of Long Island Quarterly. Her debut chapbook, Flash Flood, is creative nonfiction based on her lifelong passions for music, heritage, and the environment.