EOI for DucK&dASh Poetry Fundraiser
Looking for expressions of interest for an online Zoom event 7.30-9.30pm TUESDAY JUNE 22nd 2021 fundraising for youth homelessness,
wanting to hear from poets who have experienced youth homelessness, or are part of the LGBT+ or Disabled communities.
All ticket sales to charity, the cost of the event will be matched with a donation by DucK&dASh to the charity.
8min performance, paid $20, deadline June 1st, NO THEME for content, 7 spots available.
This Saturday 22nd May 2pm-4pm we have wonderful poets JC The Boundary Rider (Steve Fulcher) + Jade Lacey + open-mike at the Moon Café and on Zoom.
JC The Boundary Rider (aka Steve Fulcher)
Steve Fulcher has lived some years | Splashed some ink
And maybe had an achievement or two
But JC is a rocknroll rat | Soaking up the choons and spilt beer whilst
Underneath it all | JC escaping those death valleys | Where servitude breeds dissent
This Saturday 15th May 2pm-4pm we have the wonderful poets Joanna Wakefield (UK) + Elsa Fuentes-Hare + open-mike at the Moon Café and on Zoom.
Joanna Wakefield (UK) BIO:
I began writing poetry at the early age of 13 and continued after I had breast cancer. I have read my work at open mic at several poetry slams in Perth, Melbourne and the UK.
This Saturday 1st May 2pm-4pm we have a Mega Open-mike event that will be on Zoom.
We will NOT be at the Moon Café. The Moon has a capacity of 20maximum till Friday. The Government may lift capacity to 45 for Saturday but we won’t know that till Friday. Also our sound engineer (Ben, Bob or replacement) may not be available on the day. So this Saturday will be a ZOOM event only. Don’t let that stop you from preparing though…
Mega Open-mike where everyone is a feature (5minutes max each).
This Saturday 24th April 2pm-4pm we have the wonderful poet Casey Basire + open-mike on Zoom only.
Casey Basire ‘The funny type of poetry guy, Casey writes about things that make him smile. Featured in a handful of poet events other the years, his poem when you dream was recently included in the first Neon Readings Poets – VOL 1 zine.
This Saturday 17th April 2pm-4pm we have the wonderful poets Barry Sanbrook, Ross Jackson + open-mike at the Moon Café and on Zoom.
Barry Sanbrook is artist and poet, and haiku afficionado; being judge and selector for the Creatrix Haiku Prize and Anthology 2020 and active member and contributor to Haiku societies locally and nationally.
His family history appears on the Welcome Walls project, Fremantle; having migrated in 1968. Barry has Engineering and Arts degrees, and that has informed his work as poet and artist.
This Saturday 10th April 2pm-4pm we have the wonderful poet Skylar J Wynter + open-mike at the Moon Café and on Zoom.
Skylar J Wynter is the best-selling author of a collection of poetry and flash fiction entitled, Pieces of Humanity which is to be included in the Hollywood Swag Bag Nominee Gift Honoring Oscar Weekend goodie bags gifted to the Academy Award nominees this year.