• Andy Karol

    Spotlight on Poet: Andy Karol

    In every home there is a box of “…yeah,” that place where you stash those things you want to keep but don’t really have a place for. When I came to talk to Andy Karol for…

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    The Poet at the End of the World – Submissions

    CSW has been kind enough to let me share with you a project I’ve been working on. Poet at the End of the What? You’ve just seen a great performer on stage their poem has your mind…

  • Redlined idea board

    A look ahead to Redlined

    Hot off the release of their last show One Day When We Are All Robots, the Chicago Slam Works House Ensemble is busy working on their new show with its working title Redlined. Whereas Robots had…

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    Poetry and Painting with Emily Calvo

    Emily Calvo is writer, painter, and freelance marketing director with a vivacity that belies her recent recovery from cancer.  She just released a book called Lending Color to the Otherwise Absurd, which allows her to combine her…