New Featured Artist : Bleak Teeth

by on June 18, 2021 :: 0 comments

Our newest featured visual artist has been on our radar for quite a while now. Some might even say I requested him to submit his art for a feature… (I did). But could you blame me? Ferrill, otherwise known as Bleak Teeth, creates gritty, creepy characters that don’t seem human right away but have such a human quality to them when you …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 06.12.21

by on June 13, 2021 :: 0 comments

“Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.” William Butler Yeats ••• The Mad Gallery ••• A New Day A New Emptiness – Tyler Malone With this one we end Tyler’s feature run in our Mad Gallery. But don’t you fret, we’ve got a new artist coming your way real soon! Stay tuned… …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 06.05.21

by on June 6, 2021 :: 0 comments

“Creativity is piercing the mundane to find the marvelous.” Bill Moyers ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Pour One Out – Tyler Malone To witness more of Tyler’s poignant photos, as well as our other former featured artists (over 50 in total), take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 06.02.21

by on June 3, 2021 :: 0 comments

If you tuned in to Mad Swirl Open Mic this past 1st Wednesday of June (aka 06.02.21), you know that Mad Swirl once again virtually whirled up the Swirl and got the Mad mic opened for all you Mad ones out there! Here’s a shout out to all who Zoom’d on in & graced us with your words, your songs, …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 05.29.21

by on May 30, 2021 :: 0 comments

“The great thing about this thing we call art is that it has no rules.” Kim Weston ••• The Mad Gallery ••• No Glass, Still a Window – Tyler Malone To witness more of Tyler’s poignant photos, as well as our other former featured artists (over 50 in total), take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 06.02.21

by on May 26, 2021 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of June (aka 06.02.21) 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 (with special musical guest Krude) as we kick off these open mic’n Mad Swirl’n festivities… …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 05.22.21

by on May 23, 2021 :: 0 comments

“I just go out and try to make sense of the world around me.” Martin Parr ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Pour One Out – Tyler Malone To witness more of Tyler’s poignant photos, as well as our other former featured artists (over 50 in total), take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 05.15.21

by on May 16, 2021 :: 0 comments

“Do something, do something to that, and then do something to that.” Jasper Johns ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Peeping Tom – Tyler Malone To witness more of Tyler’s poignant photos, as well as our other former featured artists (over 50 in total), take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 05.08.21

by on May 9, 2021 :: 0 comments

“I started writing to save my life.” Joy Harjo ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Well Hung – Tyler Malone We’re thrilled to welcome Mad Swirl’s Short Story Editor Tyler Malone back to the Mad Gallery and heck, you should be thrilled about that, too! Tyler’s photography amazes us time and time again – the way he captures the ordinary in such …

New Featured Artist : Tyler Malone

by on May 7, 2021 :: 0 comments

Weeds ~ Tyler Malone We’re thrilled to welcome Mad Swirl’s Short Story Editor Tyler Malone back to the Mad Gallery and heck, you should be thrilled about that, too! Tyler’s photography amazes us time and time again – the way he captures the ordinary in such an unordinary way makes us feel like we’re really taking a peek of the world …