I haven’t blogged in a while, so here’s a little update of the year to date... I started the year with a jaunt to Alaska with my daughter. We were … Continue reading What I’ve been up to this year…
I made a Reel looking back on my journey as a poet in 2022. I was published in a number of journals and anthologies and participated in readings across the … Continue reading A Look Back at 2022: A Reel
I know, it's been a while. But I'm working on several posts for Karilogue and one or two for this blog. (If you're a former Facebook friend who followed me … Continue reading Stay tuned for more blogging!
I'm excited to have in hand my copy of Portraits of Life: An Ekphrastic Anthology, which features two poems I wrote to the art of Elaine Weiner-Reed. Her painting is … Continue reading Portraits of Life: An Ekphrastic Anthology is published
I'm no fashionista (I'm a comfort-over-fashion kinda gal), but I do love me some good, as I call it, activist wear--messaging on tees, scarves, pins, etc., that I can wear … Continue reading What’s in My Closet
On Wednesday afternoon, I attended our school district’s Curriculum & Instruction Committee meeting regarding gender in the curriculum. I want to share my experience from the meeting. At a recent … Continue reading My Experience at a Meeting on Gender Mention in Curriculum
Back in November, I participated in a very cool ekphrastic event, writing to the art in a beautiful show at the Baltimore County Arts Guild, PORTRAITS OF LIFE: Once Upon … Continue reading Stop Injustice Painting: Recordings of My Two Ekphrastic Pieces
For the one-year anniversary of the Insurrection, I just recorded the spoken word piece I wrote last year in the aftermath. Ignore the dark circles around my eyes--I've been dealing … Continue reading “Capitol Offense”
I want to share some organizations you could donate to today (or any day!), and why they mean something to me. Plus, some suggestions for how to double up and … Continue reading Giving Tuesday Suggestions & Christmas Ideas!
I have to share about an exciting event I did on Sunday: an ekphrastic event paired with the exhibit Portraits of Life, at the Baltimore County Arts Guild Clubhouse. The … Continue reading Ekphrastic, Fantastic!