Word-To-Action 2022

Word-To-Action 2022

The following description is contingent upon allowable travel and health and safety guidelines in relation to the Coronavirus situation. All participants will need to show proof a full (2x) Covid vaccination in advance of acceptance.  The Word -to-Action writing...
Managing Expectations within The Honesty of the Room

Managing Expectations within The Honesty of the Room

Have you ever done something as you planned and prepared for it, received well-intentioned compliments, and only felt terrible afterward? Well, it’s over: Thursday’s Zoom reading in which I read new material next to some amazing poets that shattered me temporarily...

Craft Talk Video is Online

I was listening to the January 25 The Poet Salon podcast with hosts Gabrielle Bates, Luther Hughes, and Dujie Tahat and their guest Ada Limón. They discussed the virtues of poetic “play,” among other wonderful topics. The play topic stuck out for me because the craft...
We Resolve…

We Resolve…

On the 21st of January, eleven creative minds from across many time zones* got together on a Zoom call to talk about how 2020, for all of its difficulties, made us better people, to the benefit of those around us and the environment we share. It was the day after the...