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2021 Massachusetts Poetry Festival - Shared screen with speaker view
C D Collins
35:57
Greetings from Kentucky ancestral land of Wyandot, Cherokee and Shawnee
Volunteer--Jenn Martelli (she/her)
36:32
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Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
36:57
Enjoyed Mass Poetry FEST! AWESOME....
C D Collins
37:38
Dylan! What kind of snake???
Lizzy
38:15
I got one of my bunnies from MSPCA Cape Cod
Lizzy
38:46
Bunnies are the 3rd most surrendered animal in shelters in the US
Crystal Valentine (She/Her/Hers)
39:09
Thank you Veela!!
Crystal Valentine (She/Her/Hers)
39:28
Sure thing! I got you first on the list
Lizzy
40:02
OMG
Lizzy
40:08
THE HALF EARS
Emily Wills
40:10
OOOOOOH my Lord
Sandy Sprague
40:52
<3 <3 <3
Lizzy
40:57
It’s so hard not to run out and grab a third bunny rn
Lizzy
42:46
ohhhhhh
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
43:42
So... cute!
Lizzy
44:03
omg I love them
MP Carver
44:19
Great name!
Rohit Trivedi
44:22
Adorable !!
Kate Lassman
44:46
Awww!
Lizzy
44:58
TWINKIE
C D Collins
44:59
TWINKIE!
Lizzy
45:21
Boy bunnies are usually super sweet
Lizzy
45:35
I SURE DID ENJOY THAT
MP Carver
46:03
Ahhhh!
Shyre Lancia
46:08
@mspcanevinsfarm
S Holland
46:12
A sweetie! <3
Volunteer--Jenn Martelli (she/her)
46:15
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Kara Provost (she/her)
48:15
My puppy eats my daughter’s undies!
Dylan McDougall and Tesla
48:31
@CD Collins - Tesla is a ball python
Emily Wills
50:15
That was so enjoyable! Thank you! It was sweet and sad and funny!
Emily Wills
50:17
That was so great.
Shyre Lancia
50:25
Loved it 💗
Joseph Bova (he/him)
50:34
beautiful!
Kara Provost (she/her)
51:22
I word like to read!
Kate Lassman
51:23
I would like to read too.
Dylan McDougall and Tesla
51:34
I have a poem!
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
51:36
I would like to read. Jess Tower.
Lizzy
52:03
I would like to read!
Emily Wills
52:09
AH! I love it!
MP Carver
52:15
That is amazing!!!!!!!!!
Kara Provost (she/her)
52:54
Name suggestion: Azul
Dylan McDougall and Tesla
52:56
Fun fact: In the wild, Betta fish live in puddles
Marjorie Greenberg
53:29
A name for the fish: Indigo.
Kara Provost (she/her)
54:15
Welcome!
Volunteer--Jenn Martelli (she/her)
54:16
Welcome!!!
MP Carver
54:18
!!
Lizzy
54:44
I second Indigo
Kate Lassman
54:53
I third it.
Kate Lassman
55:22
Sorry to hear about your dog.
Kara Provost (she/her)
55:23
Sad story, but brave dog!
Emily Wills
55:26
I am so sorry Rohit! <3
Shyre Lancia
55:55
So sorry about your dog. :(
SMA
56:34
Betta Midler
Kara Provost (she/her)
57:18
Haha I like Betta Midler!
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
57:43
Lovely!
Emily Wills
57:47
One first or two?
Emily Wills
57:49
**fish
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
58:29
Jess Tower :)
Rohit Trivedi
58:38
Thank you so much for allowing me to share my poem !!
Dylan McDougall and Tesla
58:41
Rohit, do you have Instagram?
Lizzy
58:56
Aw I love oscar
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
59:15
Rohit, I liked your poem a lot! So sorry about your dog as well.
Rohit Trivedi
59:27
Yes this is my Instagram https://www.instagram.com/zindagi101/
Emily Wills
59:31
Hi Tesla! So pretty/handsome.
Jamei Bauer (she/her)
59:37
We love Dr. Brum!!
Rohit Trivedi
01:00:01
Thank you so much Jess :)
Emily Wills
01:00:02
“Living bellows” is lovely!
Rohit Trivedi
01:00:16
Sharon …wonderful poem !!
SMA
01:00:24
Agree! I loved “living bellows”.
Sandy Sprague
01:04:01
<3 :'(
Emily Wills
01:04:03
SO great, thank youVeera!
Lizzy
01:04:05
what a cute painting
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
01:04:58
Thank You all... POETs & Pet Lovers!
Lizzy
01:05:04
Kiwi is such a cute name!
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
01:05:22
Veera—your poem was beautiful!
Emily Wills
01:06:23
YES, love it. On a Sunday too!
Rohit Trivedi
01:06:29
Divine
Sandy Sprague
01:07:51
Love it!
SMA
01:08:36
We’re all chasing hope sometimes!
Kate Lassman
01:08:52
:)
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:08:55
Gorgeous snake! I’m a big snake fan
Rohit Trivedi
01:09:00
Wow
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
01:09:11
Great... Wow!
Sandy Sprague
01:09:41
<3 Noodleboy
Volunteer--Jenn Martelli (she/her)
01:10:08
you are making me less afraid of snakes!
Joseph Bova (he/him)
01:10:24
Dylan is literally one of my favorite poets
Emily Wills
01:10:28
This is FANTASTIC! Dylan. This is fantastic.
S Holland
01:10:51
Love this!!! 🐍 🐍 🐍
Sandy Sprague
01:11:13
Spicy Spaghetti omg I love this poem!
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:11:13
Love your wordplay in this poem
Shyre Lancia
01:11:20
What a fun poem!!!
Emily Wills
01:11:21
FUN!
MP Carver
01:11:22
Wooooooo!!!!!!!
Kate Lassman
01:11:28
Good one!
Rohit Trivedi
01:11:53
Beautiful and gutsyyyy
Lizzy
01:12:03
i love snakes
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:12:05
Snakes are hypoallergenic : )
Emily Wills
01:12:56
The tattoo!!! So awesome. With the ear and everything.
Sandy Sprague
01:12:58
:'(
Kate Lassman
01:14:03
What a great dog!
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:14:09
What soulful eyes your dog has! And love your ink tribute!
Rohit Trivedi
01:14:10
beautiful !!
Lizzy
01:14:20
Thank you! She was the best :)
Sandy Sprague
01:14:20
There are so many feels from this event rn
S Holland
01:14:43
I can. read
Lizzy
01:15:05
OMGGGG
Emily Wills
01:15:12
My grandparents’ cat was Scamper!
Sandy Sprague
01:15:13
<3 <3 <3 <3 <3
Kate Lassman
01:15:17
What a sweetie!
Lizzy
01:16:40
Aw, I love that
Dylan McDougall and Tesla
01:17:03
Love the name Dante. That's my dog's name
Rohit Trivedi
01:17:25
wonderful funny and great !!
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
01:17:31
Thank you guys!
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
01:17:44
Dante is the best name :)
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:17:56
Olden retriever : )
Volunteer--Jenn Martelli (she/her)
01:17:58
I had a sweet boy kitty named Dante!
Kate Lassman
01:18:07
Like the name Fozzie!
Kara Provost (she/her)
01:18:32
Moving poem!
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
01:18:39
I can read again... about my puppy and have a painting too to share...
Sandy Sprague
01:18:42
That was short but impactful. <3 <3 <3
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
01:18:43
Aww! I’m so happy that there are so many Dantes out there lol.
Sandy Sprague
01:19:57
Yes! Griffins!
Jamei Bauer (she/her)
01:20:53
love that
Rohit Trivedi
01:21:35
Thats so great Joseph…. So happy to be wonderful people around !!
Joseph Bova (he/him)
01:21:44
Thank you!
Jamei Bauer (she/her)
01:21:50
I love those names!!
Emily Wills
01:21:52
Noble names!
Sandy Sprague
01:23:51
"vague silhouettes shade into the oblivion of deepening afternoon" <3 beautiful
Shyre Lancia
01:24:58
Beautiful language use in this poem
Joseph Bova (he/him)
01:25:08
^^^
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
01:25:21
What anice group of Poets & Pet Lovers... Beautiful Poems! THANK YOU Mass Poetry! INVITATION: Join TN POETs on ZOOM-Thursdays @ 6:00 PM (CST)Meeting ID: 788 2403 3780 Pls, Email to VeerajaR: williamson.tnpoets@gmail.com
Sandy Sprague
01:25:43
<3 <3 <3
Kate Lassman
01:25:55
Such sweet cats!
S Holland
01:27:25
Thank you! Adopt a cat!
Emily Wills
01:29:16
Or a dog!
Emily Wills
01:29:20
Or a rabbit!
Rohit Trivedi
01:29:30
https://www.amazon.com/Fractured-Reality-Rohit-Trivedi-ebook/dp/B07P5L9JFK/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=FRACTURED+REALITY+ROHIT+TRIVEDI&qid=1621192702&sr=8-1 my book :)
Jamei Bauer (she/her)
01:29:38
https://www.mspca.org/adoption-search/
Volunteer--Jenn Martelli (she/her)
01:29:55
Mass Poetry Social Media:Facebook: facebook.com/masspoetryInstagram: @masspoetryTwitter: @masspoetryYouTube: youtube.com/masspoetrychannelMailing List Sign-Up:https://masspoetry.org/contactusDonate to Mass Poetry:https://festival.masspoetry.org/support-us/donate/Massachusetts Poetry Festival:https://festival.masspoetry.org
Joseph Bova (he/him)
01:30:05
@josephgbova on Instagram!
Emily Wills
01:30:06
On Insta I am @graceandgratitudepets which is my end-of-life doula program for companion animals.
Dylan McDougall and Tesla
01:30:09
Instagram: @SandboxWarriorWebsite (photo): SmileJustBecausePhoto.com
Lizzy
01:30:13
https://www.instagram.com/seltzer.fiend/
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
01:30:17
VeerajaR websitewww.joypoet.com
Kate Lassman
01:30:17
I have a book coming out later this year, called Dawn Anyway, by New Bay Books.
Sandy Sprague
01:30:18
I like Indigo that's a good name!
SMA
01:30:21
Love Indigo!
Sandy Sprague
01:30:29
Thank you all so much! <3
Volunteer--Jenn Martelli (she/her)
01:30:38
Mass Poetry Social Media:Facebook: facebook.com/masspoetryInstagram: @masspoetryTwitter: @masspoetryYouTube: youtube.com/masspoetrychannelMailing List Sign-Up:https://masspoetry.org/contactusDonate to Mass Poetry:https://festival.masspoetry.org/support-us/donate/Massachusetts Poetry Festival:https://festival.masspoetry.org
Shyre Lancia
01:30:41
Thank you for having us! @mspcanevinsfarm and @nhshyre on Instagram
Jamei Bauer (she/her)
01:30:47
If you'd like to support the MSPCA, you can donate right on our website (MSPCA.org). We also have volunteer opportunities! www.mspca.org/volunteer
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
01:30:58
Join TN POETs on ZOOM(https://us04web.zoom.us/j/78824033780?pwd=VzFNMVN0SmhuMnM4TTRQT0x4QWNDUT09)Meeting ID: 788 2403 3780 (Passcode:  mx27Hz)
Veera Dr. Rajaratnam
01:31:16
Thursdays@6:00 PM (CST)
Sharon 💃🏼
01:31:24
thank you ALL!
Sandy Sprague
01:31:28
Thank you!
Jamei Bauer (she/her)
01:31:30
Thank you so much for having this event!!
Volunteer Jess Tower (she/they)
01:31:32
Thank you all!
S Holland
01:31:33
This was wonderful thank you!