Meet 4 Makers in the Valley; Creativity Is Their Business

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – About seven years ago, Michael Nyers was at one of the lowest points in his life, following a series of personal problems and struggles with his mental health. While scrolling through Pinterest one day, Nyers came across “blackout poetry,” a form of poetry where words are selected from printed text and the background is filled in, creating an artistic poem. Although he didn’t know what it would turn into at the time, Nyers says he began creating pieces himself.

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