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Motor Signal 2017 Kickoff

MIC PHELPS

BIO

Mic Phelps says words to a rhythm, tickles the ivories and brings together people from all walks of life to enjoy music and the beauty of words in pattern . Mic is a true artist and a true fan of the arts. #du

EXCERPT

"The birds are tweeting and so are we, because we're becoming more like the animals we eat, if the bible is correct then the Apple should be free, and all of us are naked but none of us can see."


CASEY ROCHETEAU

BIO

Casey Rocheteau was born on Cape Cod, and raised as a sea witch. Winner of inaugural Write A House permanent residency in Detroit in 2014, Casey has attended Callaloo Writer’s Workshop, Cave Canem, and Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference in Sicily. They are a Writer in Residence at InsideOut Literary Arts in Detroit and editor-in-chief at Kinfolks Quarterly and Heart Online Journal. Their second poetry collection, The Dozen, was released on Sibling Rivalry Press in 2016.

EXCERPT

Every kind of violence is possible, believe me.
I was born under a blood blue sky, I’m the hero,
and the rain, and the paint seems to make my point
for me: the only thing I love more than an enemy
is the cornucopia of flame in my wake.

 

Earlier Event: February 9
Personalized Valentine Printing
Later Event: March 16
Motor Signal