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Poetry Talk on May 23


Gather with poets, Michael Czarnecki and Kelly Bradley, in Z Yoga Studio as they discuss poetry, publishing and read from their latest books of poetry.

Please make a donation to Michael’s venmo (Michael-Czarnecki-11) or Paypal ( to support his art.

Michael will read from his book, there is only this moment , and from the FootHills anthologies Civilization in Crisisabout the current global climate emergency, and Birdsong, a compilation of poems about birds.

Kelly will read from her recently published book of poetry called love, loss and the enormity of it all. These poems address grief, joy, love, heartbreak and perseverance.

Michael, a poet and publisher with FootHills Publishing, based in upstate New York, travels the country giving workshops and poetry readings while publishing dozens of FootHills books each year. Michael gave up full time work years ago to dedicate himself exclusively to writing and teaching poetry. Each day he writes a daily spontaneous poem and daily photograph he shares with the world. Connect with Michael via email:

Kelly is an artist, poet, songwriter and senior product manager in the Washington, DC area where she writes stories and creates apps based on data. Her first collection of poetry is love, loss and the enormity of it all . Connect with Kelly via Instagram.

Buy copies of Michaels’s Civilization in Crisis here, Bridsong here and there is only this moment here. Buy copies of Kelly’s love, loss and the enormity of it all here.

Alex Stavitsky- Zeinnedin, owner of Z Yoga Studio will be featuring, literary, musical and visual artists each month. Talks will be online and in the near future, limited live seating will be available at Z Yoga Studio, 422 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Kentlands, Gaithersburg, MD.

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