Press Mention of the Poetry reading at the Edgar Allan Poe cottage in Bronx Times

I'm happy to share the press mention of our group "Thursday Morning Poets" reading at the Edgar Allan Poe cottage on January 19, 2023, in celebration of his 214 Birthday Bash in the local newspaper, Bronx Times. I'm grateful to the press reporter, ET Rodriguez who is a contributing reporter covering food, arts, and culture … Continue reading Press Mention of the Poetry reading at the Edgar Allan Poe cottage in Bronx Times

Featured Poet at the Edgar Allan Poe Macabre Birthday Bash on January 19, 2023 with Thurday Morning Poet

I'm thrilled to share the news that I will be performing with my group "Thursday Morning Poets" for Edgar Allan Poe's 214th birthday at his last permanent home, the Edgar Allan Poe Cottage in Fordham on January 19th, 2023. Extremely grateful to the Bronx County Historical Society for the opportunity. The event is free and … Continue reading Featured Poet at the Edgar Allan Poe Macabre Birthday Bash on January 19, 2023 with Thurday Morning Poet

Featured Poet at the Panorama International Literature Festival 2023 (PILF) on January 27, 2023 , 9:30 am EDT

As part of the ongoing Panorama International Literature Festival 2023, we are proud to announce a live event curated by our coordinator Chaitali Sengupta from the Netherlands. Please find the links below: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WritersCapitalFoundation/posts/545011227661917 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/CnZDBSdLDE_/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link YouTube: https://bit.ly/3Xwwovu Join us when the world celebrates literature! #humanity #literature #arts #wcif #pilf #pilf2023 #GlobalPeaceAndHarmony #OneWorld Happy Poetry!! Megha Sood

Poetry included as a public exhibit “The Surprising Thing About Gratitude” by walk_bye

I'm excited to share the news that my poem "Trails of Kindness" has been chosen to be displayed as an artwork in the public exhibit group show "The Surprising Thing About Gratitude" by walk_bye. The show unveiling as well as an activity will be put together by the Canco Park Conservancy (47 Dey Street, Jersey … Continue reading Poetry included as a public exhibit “The Surprising Thing About Gratitude” by walk_bye

Featured Poet in the Panaroma International Literature Festival 2023

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE FESTIVAL 2023: Megha SOOD, USA (Delegate) As the stage is set for Panorama International Literature Festival, the world's lengthiest literature festival dedicated to humanity, participated by over 76 countries, we are proud to introduce our delegate, Megha Sood from the USA. We invite you to be part of the event which will … Continue reading Featured Poet in the Panaroma International Literature Festival 2023

Poetry reading for the Cultivating Voices Live “New Books Showcase” Program on Sunday, December 11,2022, at 3 pm EDT

I'm thrilled to be sharing the space with Mary Louise Kiernan, Raul Sanchez, and Meg Kearny as part of the "New Books Showcase" by Cultivating Voices Live hosted by Sandy Yannone. I will be reading poems from my debut poetry collection " My Body Lives Like a Threat" published by FlowerSong Press in Jan 2022. … Continue reading Poetry reading for the Cultivating Voices Live “New Books Showcase” Program on Sunday, December 11,2022, at 3 pm EDT

The Artists Forum Juried Arts Festival Awards Ceremony, Nov 10, 2022, 5:30-8:30pm

I'm elated to be part of the  Juried Arts Festival  Awards Ceremony by the Artists Forum on Nov 2022. It is an honor and privilege to be the judge for the Spoken Word Category this year with my fellow judges David Dephy, Amos White V, and Baron Wright. I'm looking forward to meet the finalists … Continue reading The Artists Forum Juried Arts Festival Awards Ceremony, Nov 10, 2022, 5:30-8:30pm

Featured Panelist at the 2022 Literary festival by Indo-American Arts Council, NY

****Delighted to be part of this year's Literary festival by the Indo-American Arts Council (IAAC) ***** The in-person festival will be happening on Nov 12-13, 2022. I'll be part of the panel discussion along with the eminent author, poet, and playwright, Nishi Chawla, and Jhani Randhawa on Nov 12, 2022, at 4pm EDT. Our panel … Continue reading Featured Panelist at the 2022 Literary festival by Indo-American Arts Council, NY

Poetry Collection (“My Body Lives Like A Threat”, FlowerSong Press) selected for the prestigious Indo-American Arts Council’s 2022 Literary Festival, Nov 12-13, 2022, NYC

I'm elated to share the news that my debut full-length poetry collection "My Body Lives Like a Threat" has been selected for the Indo-American Arts Council 2022 Literary Festival. The festival will be happening both virtually and in person. The in-person festival will happen in NYC on November 12 and 13, 2022. Located in New … Continue reading Poetry Collection (“My Body Lives Like A Threat”, FlowerSong Press) selected for the prestigious Indo-American Arts Council’s 2022 Literary Festival, Nov 12-13, 2022, NYC

Featured Poet on the show The Collective with Gina Duran, Oct 02, 2022 , 6-7 EDT

Looking forward to my discussion with Gina Duran on the Collective Show on October 02, 2022, at 6-7pm EDT/3-4PDT This Sunday, tune in to welcome Poet and Literary Activist, Megha Sood, on The Collective, 3-4pm PST; 6-7pm EST. @meghasworld16 @thecollective_kqbh Megha Sood is an Award-winning Asian American Poet, Editor, Author, and Literary Activist from New … Continue reading Featured Poet on the show The Collective with Gina Duran, Oct 02, 2022 , 6-7 EDT

Press Mention for the Upcoming Poetry reading at the 91st Street community Garden

Happy to share the press mention for my writing group " Thursday Morning POets" at the 91st Community Garden in the West Side Rag. Below is the link. https://www.westsiderag.com/2022/09/22/welcome-fall-a-poetry-reading-and-planting-in-the-91st-street-garden-on-saturday More Press Mention: https://www.horticulturecourses.info/welcome-fall-poetry-reading-and-planting-in-the-91st-street-garden-saturday/ https://patch.com/new-york/new-york-city/calendar/event/20220924/1951723/thursday-morning-poets-reading-at-riverside-park-for-100-thousand-poets-for-change-global-event https://ilovetheupperwestside.com/uws-nuggets-breakfast-popup-grand-bazaar-poetry-reading/ https://stagebuddy.com/event/thursday-morning-poets-read-riverside-park-in-nyc-for-100-thousand-poets-for-change-global-event Happy Poetry!! Megha Sood

Featured poet on the Literary Excursions on September 12, 2022 6-7:15pm EDT

Extremely honored to be part of the literary excursions discussion on September 12, 2022. Honored to share the space with amazingly brilliant and talented, Kamala Platt. The event will be convened by Carmen Bugan and Pramila Venkatswaran. I will be reading a few poems from my debut poetry collection " My Body Lives Like a … Continue reading Featured poet on the Literary Excursions on September 12, 2022 6-7:15pm EDT

Writing Group “Thursday Morning Poets” a proud recipient of the 2022 Queens Arts Fund

So proud to share the news that the writing group I'm part of "Thursday Morning Poets" founded by Queens Poet Laureate Maria Lisella has recently won the #2022QueensArtsFund. https://www.queenscouncilarts.org/2022-qaf-awardees Though I won't be able to be part of the writing workshop due to my scheduling conflicts, I highly encourage you all to join the free … Continue reading Writing Group “Thursday Morning Poets” a proud recipient of the 2022 Queens Arts Fund

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

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

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

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

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

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 reading events at the 15th Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival 2022 (VIPF2022), 4:15 PM EST and 8 PM EST

Thrilled to be part of two events at the upcoming 15th Annual Rio Grande Valley International Poetry festival 2022. Thankful to Mark Lipman and Edward Viduarre for making me part of this. Vagabond Anthology "Re-Imagine America" reading Sunday, May 1 , 4:15 PM EST Sunday, May 1, 2022, at 4:15 pm REIMAGINE AMERICA: An Anthology … Continue reading Poetry reading events at the 15th Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival 2022 (VIPF2022), 4:15 PM EST and 8 PM EST

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