My long-time writing group (mostly made up of the hippest of the City College of New York MA and MFA graduates) is staging a reading at Word-Up Community Bookstore in Washington Heights on Thursday, August 6th. The bookstore is also run by a CCNY grad. Hoorah! Hooray! We are an eclectic group and each write … More Reading: Thursday, August 6th
Hello! It’s been a while but now that I have work to put out in the world, I figure I ought to reconnect with you all. I am open to feedback on the redesign of this site and you’ll also notice that I finally bought a domain like a grown-ass woman. This summer I’ll be … More Redesign and summer updates
I tend to use too many exclamation points! But oh well! It’s from reading too much Lynda Barry. Anyhow, stay tuned for updates. In 2015 I will be getting a new website! Increasing twitter use because it’s fun to have a venue for witty quips. And quippy witticisms. And other exciting things!
So, I’ve become involved with this Portland-based group, the Pine Grove Writers’ Collective. This week, I am their featured writer on the connected literary journal, Pine Grove Literary Review. It’s even poems! Can’t believe it. Check it out.
Hi ya’ll. I am guest blogging over at The Crowe’s Nest this week so drop on by and check it out.
My Portland writing-group mate has written and published a book of poems. I’m like, famous just by osmosis! I am more familiar with Tai’s prose, but if her poetry has any of the lyrical, formidably accurate qualities of her prose, it’s sure to be darned good. I am buying a copy…you should too! Tai Carmen
Although I’m actually supposed to be working on something for school, I really want to talk about the value of work. About the value that comes of having to do things like pay bills and be scared about how that’s going to get done. I know sometimes we like to imagine a world where things … More work