Poetry published in the Pittsburg based SETU Special edition “Colors of Love and Barriers”

An absolute honor to have my poem " Love is an elegy for acceptance" in the special edition of the Pittsburg-based SETU Online Magazine. The theme of the edition is "Colors of Love and Barriers"  and is guest edited by my dear talented poet and editor friend, Candice Daquin. I'm thrilled to share the space … Continue reading Poetry published in the Pittsburg based SETU Special edition “Colors of Love and Barriers”

List of publications/Events/Press mentions for the month of July 2022

July has mostly been the month of taking it slow and spending time with my family. The notable events include the Book launch of the “Black Fire this Time” at the Hoboken Library along with the poetry readings alongside literary stalwarts like Quincy Troupe, Margaret Troupe, Raymond Nat Turner, and Keisha Gaye Anderson. It was … Continue reading List of publications/Events/Press mentions for the month of July 2022

Poetry Published in the Oprelle’s “2021 Matter” Anthology

I'm thrilled to share that my prose poem "Dead Constellation" was shortlisted and is now published in the Matter II Volume 1 anthology by Operelle Publicaitons. The anthology features the winning, finalist, and shortlisted poems in the anthology as part of the contest that took place in 2021.  I'm thankful to Brooke Suddeth and team … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Oprelle’s “2021 Matter” Anthology

Request to Nominate “My Body Lives Like a Threat” for the NEA Big Read Program

Please nominate "My Body Lives Like a Threat" for the NEA's (National Endowment for Arts) Big Read Program. You can also do this anonymously. The process is simple and it will take only a few minutes. For additional information about my collection you can visit this link https://www.flowersongpress.com/.../my-body-lives-like-a... Nomination Link: https://www.arts.gov/.../suggest-a-new-nea-big-read-title Happy Poetry!! Megha Sood

Featured Poet with two groups at the upcoming New York Poetry Festival, Governors Island September 11-12, 2022

I'm excited to announce that I'm part of the two poetry reading groups at the 13th annual New York Poetry Festival 2022 to be held at Governors Island, NY on September 11-12, 2022. I'm going to be reading with the Brooklyn-based,  Brownstone Poets and Thursday Morning Poets. I will be performing on the "The Brinkley" … Continue reading Featured Poet with two groups at the upcoming New York Poetry Festival, Governors Island September 11-12, 2022

East Coast Poetry Readings From the Anthology “Black Fire This Time” at the Queens Public Library ( Virtual), August 24, 2022, 7-8pm EDT featuring Sonia Sanchez, Keisha Anderson, Raymond Nat Taylor and Megha Sood

I'm beyond excited to share the details of the next poetry reading from the anthology "Black Fire This Time" edited by Dr. Kim Mcmillon and published by Willow Books. It's an honor of a lifetime to share the space with my literary guru and eminent poet, writer and activist, Sonia Sanchez. The reading will also … Continue reading East Coast Poetry Readings From the Anthology “Black Fire This Time” at the Queens Public Library ( Virtual), August 24, 2022, 7-8pm EDT featuring Sonia Sanchez, Keisha Anderson, Raymond Nat Taylor and Megha Sood

Book Launch of anthology ” Black Fire This Time” at Hoboken Library, July 30, 2022

Thrilled to share some pictures from yesterday's book launch of the historic anthology " Black Fire This Time" by Willow Books at the Hoboken Public Library It was an absolute honor and blessing to read alongside Quincy Troupe, Margaret Porter Troupe , Keisha-Gaye Anderson,and Raymond Nat Turner Immensely thankful to the Librarian, Ethan Galvin for … Continue reading Book Launch of anthology ” Black Fire This Time” at Hoboken Library, July 30, 2022

Honorable Mention for my poetry collection “My Body Lives Like a Threat”in the 2022 New York Book Festival

I'm thrilled to share the news that my debut full-length poetry collection "My Body Lives Like a Threat" has received an honorable mention in the poetry section of the 2022 New York Book Festival. The book has been released this year in January and published by FlowerSong Press.  The book has also been a finalist in … Continue reading Honorable Mention for my poetry collection “My Body Lives Like a Threat”in the 2022 New York Book Festival

Kaveh Akbar, Terrance Hayes, and Naomi Shihab Nye added to the Life in Quarantine Project(LiQ), Stanford University

I'm thrilled to share that the esteemed poets Kaveh Akbar and Terrance Hayes have agreed and have provided the submissions for the "Words in Quarantine" archive for the Liq Project by CESTA, Stanford university..I met them last year during my event at the New York Poetry Festival and they were headlining the festival. I explained the … Continue reading Kaveh Akbar, Terrance Hayes, and Naomi Shihab Nye added to the Life in Quarantine Project(LiQ), Stanford University

Poetry published in Editorial Anthology “Brownstone Poets Anthology 2022”

I'm extremely excited to share the new edition of the BrownstonePoets Anthology 2022.  In addition to being a contributor to this brilliant and gorgeous anthology, I am also one of the Associate editors this year. Honored to share the editorial space with Karen Neuberg and Carrie Magness Radna. I'm really thankful to Editor Chief and … Continue reading Poetry published in Editorial Anthology “Brownstone Poets Anthology 2022”

Press Mention in NJ.com for the book launch at the Hoboken Library for the anthology “Black Fire This Time” by Willow Books.

I'm thrilled to share the press mention of the upcoming book launch for the anthology "Black Fire This Time" edited by Dr. Kim McMillon and co-edited by Kofi Antwi. The event has been scheduled for July 30, 2022, at the Hoboken Library Large Programming Room. I'm deeply thankful to David Mosca of Jersey Journal for … Continue reading Press Mention in NJ.com for the book launch at the Hoboken Library for the anthology “Black Fire This Time” by Willow Books.

Selected for the Juried Arts Festival “Spoken Word Competition 2022” by NY-based The Artists Forum

I'm beyond thrilled to share the news that I have been invited as one of the judges for the Spoken Word Competition 2022 hosted by NY based, The Artist Forum.  I'm immensely grateful to the Founder and Director, Amos V White for giving me the opportunity. The completion is currently open for submissions and you … Continue reading Selected for the Juried Arts Festival “Spoken Word Competition 2022” by NY-based The Artists Forum

Book Launch for the anthology “Black Fire This Time” at the Hoboken Library, July 30, 2022, 2pm EDT

I'm thrilled to be part of the book launch of the historic anthology " Black Fire This Time" edited by Dr. Kim Mcmillon and co-edited by Kofi Antawi and published by Willow Books. The anthology celebrates the 60 years of the Black Arts Movement. It's my absolute privilege and honor to share the space with … Continue reading Book Launch for the anthology “Black Fire This Time” at the Hoboken Library, July 30, 2022, 2pm EDT

Poetry Workshop with Matt Sedillo for Mt San Antonio College., California, July 16, 2022 10am -11:30 am PST

I'm excited to share the details about the poetry workshop I will be doing with Matt Sedillo for Mt San Antonio College, California. Immensely grateful to Profession Lloyd Aquino, Director for the Writing Workshop series " Culturama" for giving me the opportunity. If you are interested in joining the workshop below is the link for … Continue reading Poetry Workshop with Matt Sedillo for Mt San Antonio College., California, July 16, 2022 10am -11:30 am PST

List of publications/press mentions/events for the month of June 2022

As we are entering the second half of this year, I’m mostly done with my bunch of #booktour events. June has been more about slowing down and finishing almost 40 events of my book tour. The highlight of the month has been the selection of my #poetrycollection as one of the six #finalists in the … Continue reading List of publications/press mentions/events for the month of June 2022

“Archived on the Moon” seal on “The Medusa Project” anthology

I'm thrilled to receive the official seal "Archived on the Moon" as part of the LunarCodex Project. The Medusa Project anthology, by UK-based MookyChick Press, has been chosen as a digital payload to be sent to the moon in 2023 as part of the "Polaris Collection" in collaboration with Astrobotics and NASA/SpaceX. I'm immensely grateful … Continue reading “Archived on the Moon” seal on “The Medusa Project” anthology

Letter Received from CESTA, Stanford University for collaboration in the LiQ ( Life in Quarantine) Project

I'm elated to receive the letter of recognition for my work as curator/editor for the "Word in Quarantine" project of the CESTA, Stanford University. Immensely grateful to the project managers Nelson Endebo, Ellis Schriefer and Faraz Bazzi for beleiving and supporting my work for the last two years. Thankful to the Faculty Director, Giovanna Cesarani, … Continue reading Letter Received from CESTA, Stanford University for collaboration in the LiQ ( Life in Quarantine) Project

Third Place Winner State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2022

I'm thrilled to share the news that my poem has been placed as a third-place winner for the New Jersey NAMI Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2022. Thankful to the people who voted and supported me. Congratulations!! to the fellow winners and the finalists. You can read the works of the Top 10 finalists in the … Continue reading Third Place Winner State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2022

Video recording of Poetry reading for the Life in Quarantine, Stanford University

I'm elated to share the video recording of the poetry event held on June 03, 2022, to celebrate the successful completion of the project "Life in Quarantine" by CESTA, Stanford University. What more beautiful way to celebrate anything other than with poetry.  I'm grateful to the project managers, Nelson Endebo, Ellis Schriefer, and Farah Bazzi … Continue reading Video recording of Poetry reading for the Life in Quarantine, Stanford University

” My Body Lives Like a Threat” is a Finalist in the 16th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards

I'm thrilled to share the news that my debut poetry collection "My Body Lives Like Threat" is one of the six finalists in the 16th Indie Excellence Awards in the category of Poetry. I'm elated and honored to share the space with books from Four Ways Books, Sheila N Gig, Toho Publishing,  June Road Press, … Continue reading ” My Body Lives Like a Threat” is a Finalist in the 16th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards

Poetry Reading at FUMFA Live( Fairfield University MFA in Creative Writing)on Sunday, June 05, 22, 8-9:30pm EDT

I'm thrilled about my upcoming poetry reading and discussion with Katherine (Katie) Schneider and Chris Belden for the FUMFA Live. The reading will take place on ZOOM and will be live-streamed on the FUMFA Facebook page and its Twitter account on Jun 05, 2022, 8-9:30PM EDT. I'm honored to share space with FUMFA alum poet … Continue reading Poetry Reading at FUMFA Live( Fairfield University MFA in Creative Writing)on Sunday, June 05, 22, 8-9:30pm EDT

List of publications/press mentions/events for the month of May 2022

May is the month that celebrates my identity as a person of color and also a first-generation immigrant in this country. In addition to my book tour events, I was honored to be part of the community events celebrating the #AAPIHeritageMonth. Thanks to Summer Dawn for making me part of the two events with Tommy … Continue reading List of publications/press mentions/events for the month of May 2022

Poetry Published in the New Jersey Bards Poetry Review 2022

I'm excited to know that one of my poems has been selected in the anthology "New Jersey Bards Poetry review 2022" curated and edited by James P Wagner and will be published by Local Gems Press. The book launch event for the anthology has been planned at the following two venues Book Launch Venue Thursday, … Continue reading Poetry Published in the New Jersey Bards Poetry Review 2022

Featured Poem in the National League of American Pen Women (NLAPW), May 2022

I'm thrilled to share the news that my poem "My Morning Routine" has been chosen as the featured poem in the National League of American Pen Women, May 22 edition. I'm thankful to the poetry editor,  Karen Morris for supporting my work. It's an honor to be selected as the featured poem among brilliant writers. … Continue reading Featured Poem in the National League of American Pen Women (NLAPW), May 2022

Poetry as part of the Public Art Event “Far East” in collaboration with Walk_Bye and JCFPL

Thrilled to share that my poem " Heritage" has been selected as a part of the international exhibition "Far East" in collaboration with Walk_bye, founded and managed by Catalina Arunguren. The exhibition will be on display in the Hamilton Part, Jersey City, New Jersey for almost two months starting May 21, 2022. The artists chosen … Continue reading Poetry as part of the Public Art Event “Far East” in collaboration with Walk_Bye and JCFPL

Longlisted for the UK based Erbacce Poetry Prize 2022 amongst 15,000 entries

I’m so thrilled to share the news that I have been longlisted for the UK-based coveted Erbacce Poetry Prize 2022. This year the competition received a whopping submission of 15,000 and my poem was one of the 150 longlisted entries. All the selections were judged blind. Honored to share space with Adam Levon Brown and … Continue reading Longlisted for the UK based Erbacce Poetry Prize 2022 amongst 15,000 entries

Poetry Published in the anthology ” Tapestry of Women in Indian Mythology” by Hawakal Publications

I'm thrilled to have three poems in the esteemed anthology "Tapestry of women in Indian Mythology" by Hawakal Publications. Immensely thankful to the editor Dr. Meenakshi Mohan, Kiriti Sengupta, and Bitan Chakraborty. for bringing out this gorgeous anthology to the world. Friends, Hawakal takes pride in presenting "Tapestry of Women in Indian Mythology," introduced and … Continue reading Poetry Published in the anthology ” Tapestry of Women in Indian Mythology” by Hawakal Publications

Poetry reading event “Community Awareness Series Celebrates AAPI ” at Hamilton Park, Jersey City, New Jersey, May 21, 12-3pm EDT in collaboration with InFull Color and Jersey City Public Library #AAPIHeritage #PoetryCommunity #JCFPL #InFullColor

I'm thrilled to be part of the "Community Awareness Series" in collaboration with InFull Color and Jersey City Free Public Library to celebrate the AAPI Heritage Month on May 21, 2022. Super excited to be performing alongside  Crystal Davis ( Poet and Co-founder of Open Road Poetry), Summer Dawn ( Founder and creator of the … Continue reading Poetry reading event “Community Awareness Series Celebrates AAPI ” at Hamilton Park, Jersey City, New Jersey, May 21, 12-3pm EDT in collaboration with InFull Color and Jersey City Public Library #AAPIHeritage #PoetryCommunity #JCFPL #InFullColor

Poetry Shortlisted in the Top 10 State level 2022 NAMI NJ Poetry Contest. Please Vote!!

I'm elated to share that my poem "Silent Chaos" has been shortlisted as the Top 10 in the State Level NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest. The top 3 highly voted poems will be chosen as the winners. You can vote for the Top 3 poems here. You can read my poem "Silent Chaos" and … Continue reading Poetry Shortlisted in the Top 10 State level 2022 NAMI NJ Poetry Contest. Please Vote!!

Poetry reading event ” Taking Back the Uterus” on Monday 16, 2022 9pm EST/8pmCDT/6PMPT

I'm absolutely honored to be part of this upcoming poetry reading with my fellow poets in support of the freedom of reproductive rights whose sanctity has been maintained for almost 50 years. It is absolutely necessary to speak about the effect of the reproductive rights ban and what a damaging impact it will have on … Continue reading Poetry reading event ” Taking Back the Uterus” on Monday 16, 2022 9pm EST/8pmCDT/6PMPT

Poetry Published in the historical anthology “Black Fire This Time” , Willow Books

I'm extremely elated to receive my contributor copy of the "Black Fire This Time" anthology edited by Dr. Kim Mcmillon and co-edited by Kofi Antawi and published by Willow Books, a flagship imprint of the award-winning Aquarius books. The anthology includes the work of Nikki Giovanni, James Baldwin, Ishmael Reed, Margaret Walker, Dudley Randall, Gwendolyn Brooks, … Continue reading Poetry Published in the historical anthology “Black Fire This Time” , Willow Books

Brownstone Poets on Zoom: Megha Sood, Juan Pablo Mobili, Carolyne Wright, Sat, May 28 at 2 p.m. EST

Looking forward to my next #booktour event at the Brooklyn NY based Brownstone Poets. Come join me as I read from my poetry collection ” “My Body Lives Like a Threat” published by FlowerSong Press, 2022

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BrownstonePoets on Zoom

Saturday, May 28 , 2022

from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST on Zoom

Megha Sood

Juan Pablo Mobili

Carolyne Wright

Plus a limited open mic

$5

Hosted by Patricia Carragon

Please follow directions below, completing both steps at least two days before the reading to avoid delays entering the meeting room. Note the order of the open mic follows the order of signup. Sign up early to read early in the program. Last-minute signup means you will read at the end of the program.

Plus a limited open mic. Your $5 contribution keeps our annual anthology in print and pays our features. Hosted by Patricia Carragon, our Brooklyn girl and Editor-in-Chief.

Please follow these instructions:


Step 1: Make your $5 contribution:https://bit.ly/3bkqFmO
(Note that your contribution is not refundable.)


Step 2: Register in advance for this meeting:
https://bit.ly/3hnpy8D


Step 3: After making your contribution and completing…

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List of Publications/Events/Book Tour/Mentions for the month of April 2022 #NationalPoetryMonth22

April being the National Poetry Month was brimming with events, reading, and poetry festivals. In addition to winning the Broadside Poetry Contest at the San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival and being shortlisted in the UK-based Stafford Lit festival, I was also blessed to be part of the New Orleans Poetry Festival. Immensely thankful to Lucinda … Continue reading List of Publications/Events/Book Tour/Mentions for the month of April 2022 #NationalPoetryMonth22

Winner for the 2022 San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival Broadside Poetry Contest #NationalPoetryMonth

I'm delighted to share that my poem "Complexities of Knowing a Poet" have been selected as a winner in the Broadside Poetry Category for the 2022 San Gabriel Valley Poetry festival. Thanks to Don Kingfisher Campbell for organizing the contest and giving me the opportunity. It fills me with happiness to know that the poem … Continue reading Winner for the 2022 San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival Broadside Poetry Contest #NationalPoetryMonth

Press Mention of the book tour event on April 28, 2022 in New Jersey Stage #booktour #NationalPoetryMonth #MyBodyLivesLikeaThreat

I'm happy to share the press mention of my upcoming book tour event in collaboration with Open Road Poetry in the New Jersey Stage newspaper. If you haven't registered for the event, please do so by visiting the link Register in advance for this meeting: https://bit.ly/3E6iLKM Press Mention https://www.newjerseystage.com/articles2/2022/04/25/openroad-poetry-presents-my-body-lives-like-a-threat-a-reading-with-megha-sood// Happy Poetry!! Megha Sood

Poetry Shortlisted in the Stafford Litfest 2022 writing competition, UK

Another good news to celebrate National Poetry Month. I'm thrilled to share that my poem " What Do Ants Teach us?" has been shortlisted in the Stafford Litfest writing competition. As part of being shortlisted, it is included in the Stafford Litfest: The Anthology 2022. Immensely thankful to  MEL WARDLE WOODEND MA, Staffordshire Poet Laureate … Continue reading Poetry Shortlisted in the Stafford Litfest 2022 writing competition, UK

Poetry Published in the anthology ” Home” by Brown Critique

Thrilled to receive the contributor copy of this beautifully crafted anthology "Home" by Brown Critique. Thanks to the editors Gayatri Majumdar, Sekhar Banerjee, and Gopal Lahiri for giving my two poems " Branded" and "I have called many places home" space in this beautiful collection of poems. Honored to share space with Abhay K, Candice … Continue reading Poetry Published in the anthology ” Home” by Brown Critique

Virtual Poetry reading event “Poetic Word Liberation” at the New Orleans Poetry Festival 2022, April 23, 2022, 5PM (EST) 4pm CST

Thrilled to be part of the event " Poetic Word Liberation " organized by Poetry Matters Project and Dr. Kim McMillon as part of the New Orleans Poetry Festival 2022 on April 23, 2022. Thanks to Lucinda Clark and Dr. Kim McMillan for making me part of this. Honored to share the space with fellow … Continue reading Virtual Poetry reading event “Poetic Word Liberation” at the New Orleans Poetry Festival 2022, April 23, 2022, 5PM (EST) 4pm CST

Meet the guest readers for the Open Road Poetry Event on April 28, 2022, 7pm EDT #booktour #nationalpoetrymonth #MyBodyLivesLikeaThreat

I'm thrilled to share the details about the guest readers for my next book tour event in collaboration with the Open Road Poetry on April 28, 2022. Guest readers: Dr. Kim Mcmillon, Dr. Anita Nahal, Candice Daquin, and Rescue Poetix. Guest readers will be reading a poem form my book " My Body Lives Like … Continue reading Meet the guest readers for the Open Road Poetry Event on April 28, 2022, 7pm EDT #booktour #nationalpoetrymonth #MyBodyLivesLikeaThreat

Poetry reading event in collaboration with Open Road Poetry on April 28, 7pm EDT #BookTour #NationalPoetryMonth22 #MyBodyLivesLikeaThreat

Thrilled to share the news about my next book tour event for the poetry collection "My Body Lives Like a Threat" in collaboration with Open Road Poetry on April 28, 2022, at 7PM EDT. It s an honor to share the platform with eminent poets and writers sharing the works form my book. Thanks to … Continue reading Poetry reading event in collaboration with Open Road Poetry on April 28, 7pm EDT #BookTour #NationalPoetryMonth22 #MyBodyLivesLikeaThreat

Finalist in the San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival 2022, Broadside Contest Entrant #1. Please vote by leaving comments

I'm excited to share that my poem  "Complexities of Knowing a Poet" is one of the 14 finalists in the San Gabriel Valley Poetry festival 2022 by Four Feathers Press and Spectrum Publishing. Below is the link to my poem If you like it and want to vote for it, you can do so by … Continue reading Finalist in the San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival 2022, Broadside Contest Entrant #1. Please vote by leaving comments

Press mention in the Washington-based, Indian Star about “The Medusa Project” as the digital payload for the moon.

Excited to share yet another press mention in the Indian Star about "The Medusa Project" anthology being chosen as a digital payload as part of the Polaris Collection being sent to the moon in 2023. Grateful to Indian Star for publishing this and spreading the news about the LunarCodex Project. Always grateful to Dr. Samuel … Continue reading Press mention in the Washington-based, Indian Star about “The Medusa Project” as the digital payload for the moon.

Pictures and Video from the “Something New (Jersey) event at the Hoboken Historical Museum, April 10, 2022

Excited to share the video recording of the "Something New (Jersey)event at the Hoboken Historical Museum. An honor to share the space with great American poets Frank Messina and reg e gaines   ****Catch me reading my work at the #timemark 31:28   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kctxcW-mong&ab_channel=HobokenHistoricalMuseum Following are the Press Mentions for the event-> Hoboken Museum : … Continue reading Pictures and Video from the “Something New (Jersey) event at the Hoboken Historical Museum, April 10, 2022

Video Recording “Essential Voice” webinar by FlowerSong Press #booktour #NationalPoetryMonth #MybodylivesLikeaThreat

Really excited to share the #recording of the "Essential Voices" #webinar with Edward Vidaurre for the FlowerSong Press. Thankful to Edward for giving me the platform and asking such thoughtful questions about my creative journey, its struggles, and the mission behind it. I also read a few poems from my new #poetrycollection " My Body … Continue reading Video Recording “Essential Voice” webinar by FlowerSong Press #booktour #NationalPoetryMonth #MybodylivesLikeaThreat

Press Mention for the Hoboken Historical Museum Poetry festival in the Jersey Journal (NJ.com) #NationalPoetryMonth2022

Happy to share the press mention of the upcoming event in the Hoboken Historical Museum on April 10. 2022. Thankful to the staff writer, David for his effort and support for the creative artist for the community. https://www.nj.com/hudson/2022/04/megha-sood-and-frank-messina-reading-poetry-for-something-new-jersey-festival-april-10.html Happy Poetry!! Megha

Poetry published in the “Survival” issue of the Pine Cone Review

I'm extremely elated to see my two poems " Catharsis" and "Bones - An ode to Survival" included in the special edition " Survival" of the Pine Cone Review. Thanks to the editor in chief Susmita Paul and Poetry editor, Candice Daquin for supporting my work and giving it a place amongst such brilliant voices … Continue reading Poetry published in the “Survival” issue of the Pine Cone Review

Poetry Event mentioned in the Academy of American poets(Poets.Org)

****Event Mentioned in the PW.Org**** Thanks to The Academy of American Poets for sharing the news about our next poetry event in NY. So honored to perform with my FlowerSong Press mates and thankful to Briana Muñoz for making this happen. https://poets.org/event/storefront-poetry-reading Happy National Poetry Month!! Megha Sood

Book review of Megha Sood’s “My Body Lives Like a Threat” by Dr. Santosh Bakaya published in Pittsburg based, SETU Magazine

I’m thrilled to share that Dr. Santosh Bakaya's review of my full-length poetry collection “My Body Lives Like a Threat” has been published in the March edition of SETU Magazine Immensely grateful to Anurag Sharma for publishing the review and supporting my work.  Immensely grateful to Dr. Santosh Bakaya for writing the review and sharing … Continue reading Book review of Megha Sood’s “My Body Lives Like a Threat” by Dr. Santosh Bakaya published in Pittsburg based, SETU Magazine

Poetry reading and book signing “Positive Poetry Reading” series at Hoboken Library, Apr 02, 2022 #booktour #MyBodyLivesLikeaThreat #NationalPoetryMonth22

*****Sharing pics/videos form the Hoboken Library Poetry Reading and Book Signing event***** Thrilled to share a few #snapshots from today's poetry reading for the "positive Poetry reading Series" at the Hoboken Public Library Thanks to Ethan Galvin for giving me the platform and adding my book to the library catalog. The reading took place in … Continue reading Poetry reading and book signing “Positive Poetry Reading” series at Hoboken Library, Apr 02, 2022 #booktour #MyBodyLivesLikeaThreat #NationalPoetryMonth22

A Persistence of Cormorants, Sunday, June 26 at 1:30 p.m.

Looking forward to this reading at the Gowanus Canal, Brooklyn. Happy to share space with Patricia Carragon , Roxanne Hoffman and David Francis.Thankful to Gerald Wagonar for the opportunity.

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Coming up Sunday, June 26 from 1 :30 p.m. to around 3:30 p.m.

at 165 Second Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Another poetry event curated by Gerald Wagoner

Four powerful poets to read by the Gowanus Canal

Free Admission

The Featured Readers:

Patricia Carragon

Roxanne Hoffman

David Francis

Megha Sood

Bios:

Patricia Carragon has been widely published online and in print. Her most recent publications include First Literary Review-East, I Wanna Be Loved by You: Poems on Marilyn Monroe, Jerry Jazz Musician, MER VOX Quarterly, Muddy River Review, The Rutherford Red Wheelbarrow anthology, et al. Her poem, “For All We Know,” is forthcoming in the 2022 great weather for MEDIA anthology. Her fiction piece What Has to Happen Next has been nominated for Sundress Publications Annual Best of the Net Anthology. Her poem Paris the Beautiful won Poem of the Week from great weather for MEDIA. She was nominated by Bear…

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