Readings & Events

UPCOMING EVENTS:

October 11, 2018, 7:00: Launch party/poetry reading for Silkworm 11: The Eleventh Hour @ Lilly Library in Florence, MA

 

PAST EVENTS:

2018     Featured reader with Abigail Warren and S. G. Tyler @ Lilly Library

2018     Featured reader with Janet MacFadyen and Sarah Sousa @ White Square Books

 

2018     Featured reader at multi-genre group show “Gathering Light” @ APE Gallery

2018      Featured reader, Mom Egg Review Issue 16 launch @ Poets House, NYC

2018     Featured reader, Compass Roads book launch @ Montague Bookmill

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2018    Featured reader at Voices of Poetry’s “Ain’t I a Woman” reading @ Eastham Public Library

2018     Workshop presenter for “Collaborative Writing: Solidarity, Strategy & Spark” @ Massachusetts Poetry Festival

2018     Panelist for “Building an Online Writing Community: Lessons from the Poetry Cleanse” @ Massachusetts Poetry Festival

2018     Featured reader, Compass Roads book launch @ White Square Books

2018   Poetry reading, Straw Dog Writers Guild “Writers Night Out” (spring)

2017   Panelist, Write Angles Conference, “Poetry, Publishing, and Persistence” panel with Amy Dryansky and Emily Wojcik @ Mt. Holyoke College

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2017   Poetry reading of Smith alumni poets @ 20th anniversary celebration of Smith College Poetry Center @ Smith College

2017   Poetry reading, Launch party/poetry reading for Silkworm 10 @ Lilly Library

2017   Poetry reading, “Celebrate Westfield” in Loughman Living Room @ Westfield State University

2017   Featured reader w/Kathie Fiveash to kickoff Gallery of Readers annual series & celebrate Fiveash’s chapbook Earthbound @ Smith College

2017   Featured reader in “Summer Reading” with Daniel Rattelle and Kat Janeczek @ Forbes Library

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2017   Poetry reading for Amherst Arts Night Plus @ Emily Dickinson Museum

2016   Poetry reading, Gallery of Readers Anthology book launch @ Smith College

2016   Featured reader, “Campus Authors Series,” Ely Library @ Westfield State University

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2016   Workshop presenter, Perugia Press 20th Anniversary @ Smith College Poetry Center:

“Reaching Beyond: How Ekphrastic Poetry Connects Us to the Larger World”

2015   Workshop presenter @ University of Massachusetts Amherst:

Mass Poetry’s Student Day of Poetry: “Exploring Ekphrasis”

2015    Poetry reading @ Smith College

2015    Featured reader, “Campus Authors Series,” Ely Library @ Westfield State University

2015    Featured reader, Northampton Arts Council Biennial Reading @ Forbes Library

2015    Featured reader, Greenfield Annual Word Festival

2015    Featured reader, Word Stage, Garlic and Arts Festival

2015    Presented lecture @ Vermont College of Fine Arts:

“Considering Shed Skins: The Self-Reflexive Address in Poetry”

2015    Featured reader @ Vermont College of Fine Arts

2015    Featured reader, “Write Minds” poetry reading series @ Thirsty Mind Cafe

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2015    Poetry reading @ Luthier’s Co-op (summer)

2015    Poetry readings, Straw Dog Writers Guild (winter and spring)

2015    Poetry reading @ Vermont College of Fine Arts

2014    Workshop presenter @ Massachusetts Poetry Festival:

“Reaching Beyond: How Ekphrastic Poetry Connects Us to the Larger World”

2014    Featured reader, “All Small Caps” poetry reading series @ Deja Brew

2014    Poetry reading @ Smith College Poetry Center

2014    Poetry reading @ Forbes Library

2014    Poetry readings @ Vermont College of Fine Arts (winter and summer)

2014    Poetry reading @ Amherst Poetry Festival

2014    Poetry reading, Ely Library @ Westfield State University

2014    Poetry reading, Greenfield Spoken Word

2014    Poetry readings @ Luthier’s Co-op (winter and spring)

2014    Participating writer, “30 Poems in November!” literacy project

2013    Featured reader, “Unbuttoned” poetry reading series @ Luthier’s Co-op

2013    Featured reader, Greenfield Annual Word Festival

2013    Poetry reading, Weinstein Auditorium @ Smith College

2013    Poetry reading @ Forbes Library

2013    Poetry reading @ Vermont College of Fine Arts (summer)

2013    Poetry readings @ Luthier’s Co-op (winter and spring)

2013    Poetry reading, Greenfield Spoken Word

2013    Poetry reading, Straw Dog Writers Guild

2013    Participating writer, “30 Poems in November!” literacy project

2012    Poetry reading, Weinstein Auditorium @ Smith College

2012    Participating writer, “30 Poems in November!” literacy project

2011    Poetry reading, Stoddard Hall @ Smith College

2011    Poetry reading, Florence Poetry Festival @ Look Park

2011    Participating writer, “30 Poems in November!” literacy project

2010    Featured reader @ Florence Civic Center

2010    Featured reader, “Gallery of Readers” poetry reading series

2010    Poetry reading, Stoddard Hall @ Smith College

2010    Participating writer, “30 Poems in November!” literacy project

2009    Poetry reading @ Forbes Library

2009    Participating writer, “30 Poems in November!” literacy project

2008    Featured reader @ Florence Civic Center

2007    Featured reader @ Jones Library

2006    Featured reader, Neilson Library @ Smith College

2005    Writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word XII @ West Springfield HS:

“Going with the Flow: Giving Your Writing a Jumpstart”

2005    Featured reader @ Florence Civic Center

2004    Keynote speaker and writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word XI @ West Springfield HS:

“Going with the Flow: Giving Your Writing a Jumpstart”

2004    Featured reader, Neilson Library @ Smith College

2003    Featured reader, Neilson Library @ Smith College

2002    Writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word X @ West Springfield HS:

“Dreams of the Animals: The Birds and Beasts of Poetry”

2002    Featured reader, The Red Barn @ Hampshire College

2002    Participant, “Poem Windows” poetry and video installation @ Amherst Parking Garage

2001    Writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word IX @ West Springfield HS:

“Fictionalized Autobiography: Your Life Meets the Ultra-Short Story”

2001    Participant, “World Changed: Expressions from 9/11” poetry and art exhibit @ Holyoke Community College

2000    Keynote speaker and writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word VIII @ West Springfield HS:

“Found Writing: Unearthing Inspiration from Poetry, Children’s Literature & Art”

1999    Writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word VII @ West Springfield HS:

“A Chip Off the Old Block: Strategies for Overcoming the Poet’s Writer’s Block”

1998    Writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word VI @ West Springfield HS:

“Songs of Self: Autobiographical Poetry”

1997    Writing conference workshop presenter, Written Word V @ West Springfield HS:

“Writing Yourself Home: An Autobiographical Journey”

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