January Retrospective

2015 started off with some great opportunities for writing, reading, and sharing work. First, I again had the honor of being a featured poet at the monthly Austin Writers Roulette show. The January theme was “Redemption,” and host Teresa Roberson once again rocked a thematic outfit. I performed three short, silly poems about feeling guiltyContinue reading “January Retrospective”

Poet About Town: August Open Mics

I’m excited to be the featured poet at two excellent open mics this month. First, I’ll be featuring at the BookWoman Second Thursday Open Mic on August 8th. The reading starts at 7:15, and is followed by a round-robin open mic, so bring poems to share! On August 22nd, I’ll be one of the co-features atContinue reading “Poet About Town: August Open Mics”

Poet About Town: Addendum (Radio Edition)

I’m back from a great trip to North Carolina, tired but happy. While I was away, I realized that I forgot to add something exciting to my Poet About Town post from last week. This Wednesday, I’ll be featured on Writing on the Air, a show hosted on 91.7 KOOP. I’ll be talking about myContinue reading “Poet About Town: Addendum (Radio Edition)”

Poet About Town: Wandering Edition

This weekend, I’m attending the Southern Writers Symposium. (I’m writing and scheduling this post ahead of time, but hopefully by the time this gets published, Jon and I will be about ready to land in North Carolina.) I’m looking forward to a change of scenery, especially because I’ve only been to North Carolina once andContinue reading “Poet About Town: Wandering Edition”

Poet About Town (Georgetown and San Antonio Edition)

I’ll be reading at two Texas Poetry Calendar events this month. Both are free and open to the public, so come on by if you have the time. First, I’ll be participating in the Texas Poetry Calendar reading at the Georgetown Poetry Festival. The reading will run from 1-3:30, but there will be poetry events running FridayContinue reading “Poet About Town (Georgetown and San Antonio Edition)”

Feminist Poetry Fest Website is Live!

The Austin Feminist Poetry Festival website is now up and running! It’s still in-progress, but I decided it was ready to go live. There’s even a place to donate if you want to help support the festival. I’ve set up a PayPal account, and I’m looking forward to setting up a bank account for theContinue reading “Feminist Poetry Fest Website is Live!”