Mad Swirl Open Mic : 01.06.21

by December 28, 2020 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of January (aka 01.06.21) when we’ll once again be doin’ the open mic voodoo that we do do virtually via Facebook LIVE!! Starting at 7:30pm (CST), join hosts Johnny O & MH Clay, along with musical mad grooves from Swirve, as we kick off these yin’n & yang’n Mad Swirl’n festivities… Come all ye …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.26.20

by December 27, 2020 0 comments

“We live at the edge of the miraculous.” Henry Miller ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum we dazed our way to a Day of days, expressing ourselves in different ways… we endeavored to mend a rift, to be a better gift; we told a tale, a Yuletide topper, about a pissed-off Christmas shopper; …

Another Mad Review: Osmosis

by December 27, 2020 0 comments

Osmosis by Debarshi Mitra Hawakal Publishers (June 5, 2020) Available at Amazon In the introduction of Debarshi Mitra’s poetry collection, Osmosis, the author tells us that this book represents his attempt to crystallize the “moment,” and that this impulse stems directly from his interest in Zen Buddhism and physics. Being interested in how science and spirituality connect and intersect, I …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.19.20

by December 20, 2020 0 comments

“Singing is a way of escaping. It’s another world. I’m no longer on earth.” Edith Piaf ••• The Mad Gallery ••• luv ur self – Madelyn Olson To see more of Maddi’s mad new cast of diverse characters & canvases, as well as our other former featured artists (51 in total) at Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.12.20

by December 13, 2020 0 comments

“If I can’t change the world, at least I want to change the way people look at it.” Antoni Tapies ••• The Mad Gallery ••• seeking something – Madelyn Olson To see more of Maddi’s mad new cast of diverse characters & canvases, as well as our other former featured artists (51 in total) at Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum …

Mad Swirl Merch Holidaze Sale

by December 9, 2020 0 comments

Extra! Extra! Read ALL about it! Mad Swirl Merch available just in time for the holidaze! The whole mad swirl of merch begins right here, at our online store! If you haven’t already got yourself some mad threads to sport, then you’ve come to the right post. What’s new? Mad Facemasks!, Neck Gaiters!, Zipped Hoodies!, Fun Socks! We still have …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.05.20

by December 6, 2020 0 comments

“The true artist helps the world by revealing mystic truths.” Bruce Nauman ••• The Mad Gallery ••• you learn – Madelyn Olson To see more of Maddi’s mad new cast of diverse characters & canvases, as well as our other former featured artists (51 in total) at Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 12.02.20

by December 3, 2020 0 comments

If you tuned in to Mad Swirl Open Mic​ this past 1st Wednesday (aka 12.02.20), you know that Mad Swirl Open Mic once again virtually whirled up the Swirl and got the Mad mic opened for all you Mad ones out there! This month we had ourselves a Cool-Tide Swirl-a-bration! Tis the season & we maximized by beaming our mad …