My Experience at a Meeting on Gender Mention in Curriculum

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 Family Life Advisory Committee meeting (which I did not attend), parents were openly hostile. My reason for attending this particular C&I meeting was not to … Continue reading My Experience at a Meeting on Gender Mention in Curriculum

Stop Injustice Painting: Recordings of My Two Ekphrastic Pieces

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 A Story, featuring artists April M Rimpo and Elaine Weiner-Reed. Poets chose works that spoke to them. I chose Elaine's painting "Stop Injustice." Below you'll … Continue reading Stop Injustice Painting: Recordings of My Two Ekphrastic Pieces