Events

2022

Jackleg Press Spring Reading, with Diane Seuss and Melissa Studdard, Thursday, May 19th, 6:30 PM

Hudson Valley Writers Center, Virtual, with Mai Der Vang and Jennifer Elise Foerster, Sunday, August 7th, 4PM.

A Garden of Verse Poetry Series, In-person, Keeler Tavern Garden, 125 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT, with BK Fischer, Monday, August 8th, 7PM

Writers in Conversation, hosted by Laurel Peterson, In-person, Norwalk Public Library, 1 Belden Avenue, Norwalk, CT, with Emily Alta Hockaday, Thursday, September 15th, 6PM.

Author Talk & Reading, In Recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, In-person, Mark Twain Library, 439 Redding Road, Redding, CT, Thursday, September 29th, 7:30PM Book sale and signing. Refreshments will be served.  

Mercy Street Readings, Virtual, with Cyrus Cassells, Kathy Fagan, Elisa Gabbert, Soren Stockman, and Michael Joseph Walsh, Sunday, October 2, 4PM PT | 6PM CT | 7PM ET

South Florida Poetry Journal, Virtual, with Flower Conroy, Wednesday, October 12th, 7PM

JackLeg Press at American University, Washington, DC, Let’s Talk About Publishing, In-person with Jessica Cuello, Reginald Gibbons, Jen Harris, Rita Mookerjee, Simone Muench, Ruben Quesada, Cornelia Spelman, Peter Stenson, and Melissa Studdard, Saturday, October 22, 15PM Free and Open to the Public. Register HERE

Terrain.org Reading Series, Virtual, with Allison Adelle Hedge Coke, and Tara Lynn Masih, Hosted by Alison Hawthorne Deming, Monday, October 24th, 8PM ET

Grolier Poetry Bookshop, Synchronous, Cambridge, MA, with Susan Rich, Soren Stockman, and Jon Woodward, & an Introduction by January Gill O’Neil Wednesday, October 26th, 7PM ET Sign up to attend in-person or online HERE

Indie Author Celebration, In-person, Norwalk Public Library, 1 Belden Avenue, Norwalk, JackLeg Press Panel with Jessica Cuello and Melissa Studdard, Saturday, November 5th, 10AM-5PM More information HERE

Dr. Andy’s Poetry and Technology Hour, UC Davis KDVS radio show | podcast, Wednesday, November 9th, 5PM PST | 8PM EST

Writers Salon, In-person, with Ralph Nazareth and Kate Lutzner, + open mic, food + drink, Wilton, CT, Saturday, November 12th, 3PM. Hosted by Erika Lutzner.

A Hundred Pitchers of Honey Reading Series, Virtual, with John Compton, and Matthew E. Henry, Thursday, November 17th, 4:30 PT | 6:30 CT | 7:30 | ET Register HERE

Poetry Rocks, Arts Center East, In-person, Vernon, CT with Steve Straight, also reading will be Rockville High School’s award-winning poets Anaya Tolton and Caitlin Chatterton, + an open mic. A reception and book-signing will follow the reading. Requested donation is $5. Masks are recommended but not required. Sunday, December 4th, 3PM-5PM

The Wintonbury Poetry Series, Virtual, with Connecticut State Poet Laureate Antoinette Brim-Bell, Link TBA, Thursday, December 15th, 7PM ET

2023

Dire Literary Series, Virtual, Thursday, January 12th, 7PM ET.

People and their Poems Podcast, Hosted by Woodbury Poet Laureate Sandy Carlson, Saturday, January 14th.

Syracuse Downtown Writers Center, via Zoom, Friday, January 27th, 7PM ET

Sunday Salon Chicago, Virtual, Sunday, February 26th.

KGB Monday Night Poetry Series, In-person with Judith Baumel, NYC, Monday, February 27th, 7:30PM

[Selected Past]

Albertus Magnus College MFA Featured Speaker & Reading | Writer’s Resist Real Art Ways, Hartford CT | New York City Poetry Festival with Dire Literary Reading Series | Friends and Enemies of Wallace Stevens Annual Rose Garden Reading Featured Reader with Charles Rafferty | Real Art Ways | University of New Haven | William Paterson University, Featured Speaker & Reading | WordForge Reading Series | Cornelia Street Café, NYC | Wild Lives / Raucous Pens: Readings from Terrain.org and Hawk & Handsaw, University of Colorado | Dire Literary Series, Cambridge, MA  | The Writer’s Center, Emerging Writers Series Fellow, Bethesda, MD | Dartmouth College Poetry & Prose Series | Southern Connecticut State University Visiting Writers Series | Acentos: A Gathering and Celebration of Latino and Latina Poets Hunter College | Terrain 10 th Anniversary Reading, Cornelia Street Café, NYC | Palabra Pura Series, Guild Literary Complex, Chicago | Bluestockings Women’s Poetry Series, NYC | Westside YMCA Writer’s Voice Series, NYC | Aldrich Award Winner Reading, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT | Saratoga Springs Poetry Zone Reading Series, NY | The Pedestal Magazine Reading Event at Housing Works, NYC | Estrogenius Festival, NYC | Albert Shahinian Fine Art | WPKN Radio Broadcast | Allen Ginsberg Poetry Award Winners’ Reading & Ceremony The Poetry Center, Paterson, NJ|