Wednesday, May 9, 2012


With unpredictable and in some cases terrible circumstances, a few of the expected people are not going to be able to make it to this year's Cloudburst Council. We will miss them all. Maybe next year folks-- We still have more poets per square foot than the average wood lot so let's go...


Fri. May 11, 2012

4:00-5:00   Registration
5:00-6:00   Light Dinner Served (soup, bread, green salad )
6:00-6:10  Ken Warren Welcome
6:10-6:25  David Landrey poems
6:25-6:40  Andre Spears poems
6:40-7:40  Panel - The Magic Citadel ( Dave Landrey, Alan Casline,  Martha Treichler)
7:40-8:00  Stephen Ellis poems
8:00-8:15  Break
8:15-8:30  Martha Deed  poems
8:30-9:30  Panel - The Plasma of Friendship  (Stephen Ellis, Stephen Baraban, Ken Warren)
9:30-9:45  Helen Ruggieri poems
9:45-10:00  John Roche wrap-up
10:00  Party

 Sat. May 12, 2012

 9:00-9:15  Relaxation Movements led by Helen Ruggieri (Meet Outside Lodge)
 9:15-9:45  Breakfast (oatmeal,cereal,fruit,pastry,etc.) –Kitchen will remain open past 9:30
 9:45-10:45    Cloudburst Panel (Stephen Lewandowski, Ken Warren, Alan Casline, John Roche)
 10:45-11:00  JudithKerman poems
 11:00-11:15  Break
 11:15-12:15  Panel - Economy and Friendship (  Brian Richards, Andre Spears, Stephen Tills, 
                                                                         Alifare Skebe )
 12:15-12:30  Martha Treichler poems
 12:30-12:45  Michael Czarnecki  poems
 12:45 Lunch Served (cold sandwiches bag lunch)
 Open Time 12:45 – 3:15

Tour of Seneca Point of Emergence with Steve Lewandowski (optional)

3:15-3:30  obeeduid
3:30-3:45  Will Nixon
3:45-4:00  Break
4:30-4:45  Ryki Zuckerman
4:45-5:00  Patricia Schwartz                    
5:00-5:15  Brian Richards
5:15-7:00 Dinner (hot vegetarian etc.)
7:00-10:00 - Open Reading ( 10 min per poet)
Steve Tills, Stephen Baraban Therese Broderick, Paulette Swartzfager
Dwain Wilder, Colleen Powderly, Alifair Skebe (add any more participants as they appear)
10-10:10 or when Open Reading ends:  Alan Casline Wrap-up
10:11 Campfire Party with Music

 Sun. May 13, 2012

9:15-9:30  Relaxation Movements led by Helen Ruggieri
9:30-10:30  Brunch (like Saturday Breakfast plus eggs and meat)
9:30-10:30  Trade Fair
10:30-11:45 Panel Gift (Stephen Lewandowski, John Roche, Michael Czarnecki,)
 11:45 – 12:15 John Roche Further

1 comment:

  1. Twuz and absolutely pleasurable, relaxing, and stimulating communal Come Together Write NOW weekend series of beginnings. Thanks ALL who attended so attentively and SOCIAL. :)