Michael Beadle

poet • author • writer-in-residence

Upcoming Events:


2021


• Sept. 12, 2021 — poetry reading for Crossing the Rift: NC Poets on 9/11 and its Aftermath — book launch @ 3 p.m., Bookmarks bookstore in Winston-Salem, NC


• Sept. 15, 2021 — virtual poetry reading  Crossing the Rift: NC Poets on 9/11 and its Aftermath

— @ 7 p.m. Quail Ridge Books in Raleigh, NC. 

 

• Sept. 13-17, 2021 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade classes at Carpenter Elem. School (Cary, NC)


• Sept. 20-24, 2021 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade classes at North Forest Pines Elem. School (Raleigh, NC)


• Sept. 27-Oct. 1, Oct. 4-6, 8, Oct. 12, 14-15, 2021 — writer-in-residence for 8th-grade classes at Oberlin Middle School (Raleigh, NC)


• Oct. 13, 2021 — facilitator / workshop presenter for A+ Schools staff development in China Grove Elem. School (China Grove, NC)


• Oct. 14, 2021 — author / editor / presenter for virtual Press 53 workshop: "Submitting Your Work"  6:30 - 8 p.m.https://www.press53.com/online-seminars-and-workshops/submitting-your-work


• Oct. 18-22, 2021 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade students at Jeffreys Grove Elem. (Raleigh, NC)


• Oct. 25-26, 28-29, Nov. 1, 2021 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade students at Pleasant Grove Elem. (Morrisville, NC)


• Nov. 15-19, 2021 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade classes at Swift Creek Elem. School (Raleigh, NC)


• Nov. 22, 2021 — facilitator / workshop presenter for A+ Schools staff development at The Capitol Encore Academy (Fayetteville, NC)


• Nov. 29 - Dec. 10, 2021 — poet-in-residence at Oak Grove Elem. School

(Raleigh, NC)


• Dec. 13-17, 2021 — poet-in-residence for 3rd-grade students at Timber Drive Elem. (Garner, NC)


2022


• Jan. 3-7, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade classes at Fuller GT Magnet Elem. (Raleigh, NC)


• Jan. 10-14, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 5th-grade classes at Alston Ridge Elem. (Cary, NC)


• Jan. 21, 2022 — facilitator / workshop presenter for A+ Schools staff development at Raleigh Oak Charter School (Raleigh, NC)


Jan. 24-28, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 3rd-grade classes at Root Elem. (Raleigh, NC)


• Jan. 31 - Feb. 4, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 5th-grade classes at Joyner Elem. (Raleigh, NC)


• Feb. 7-11, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade classes at Sanford Creek Elem. (Rolesville, NC)


• Feb. 14-18, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 5th-grade classes at Ballentine Elem. School (Fuquay-Varina, NC)


• Feb. 21-25, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade classes at Sanford Creek Elem. (Rolesville, NC)


• Feb. 28 - March 11, 2022 — writer-in-residence for 7th-grade classes at Mills Park Middle School (Cary, NC)


• March 14-17, 29, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 5th-grade classes at Wiley Elem. School (Raleigh, NC)


• March 21-25, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 8th-grade classes at Lufkin Rd. Middle (Apex, NC)


• April 4-8, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 4th-grade classes at Stough Elem. (Raleigh, NC)


• April 18-22, 25-29, 2022 — writer-in-residence for 7th-grade classes at East Millbrook Middle School (Raleigh, NC)


• May 9-13, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 5th-grade classes at Durant Rd. Elem. School (Raleigh, NC)


• May 16-20, 2022 — poet-in-residence for 6th-grade classes at Magellan Charter School (Raleigh, NC)




To learn more about the poetry performances and creative writing workshops and residencies I offer, click on "Services" at the top of this page or go to the Artists Directory of the United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County


Feel free to email me for sample poems, writing tips and creative ideas you can use and share. 


Stay safe, be kind and write on!




To order any of my books or my Kaboom CD or to learn more information about my workshops, performances, and residencies, email me at... 


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