Featured as Guest Speaker at the book launch of “The Read Diary” , a Novel by Neelam Saxena Chandra

I'm honored and pleased to the Guest of Honor at the book launch of the novel, "The Red Diary" by the award winning and prolific poet, writer, novelist and story writer Neelam  Saxena Chandra. Neelam Saxena Chandra is launching her novel "The Red Diary" online on Sunday, 17 January, 2021 at 9 pm IST - … Continue reading Featured as Guest Speaker at the book launch of “The Read Diary” , a Novel by Neelam Saxena Chandra

Poetry Reading at the IAWA ( Italian American Writers Association) Group on December 19,2020

I am extremely honored to share the space with esteemed writers featured this week on Dec 19,2020 at Italian American Writers Association poetry reading .I'm extremely thankful to Maria Lisella, Poet Laureate Queens,NY and 2020 Fellow of Academy of American Poets) for inviting me to the said event for the open mic. This week the … Continue reading Poetry Reading at the IAWA ( Italian American Writers Association) Group on December 19,2020

Poetry Workshop for an elementary school at Jersey City, New Jersey on Tuesday Dec 15,2020

It was an absolute joy and pleasure to conduct my maiden poetry workshop for my son's elementary class this Tuesday on December 15, 2020. Poetry was one of the concepts they were learning this week and they invited me as a guest speaker for the same. I had a fun time interacting with kids for … Continue reading Poetry Workshop for an elementary school at Jersey City, New Jersey on Tuesday Dec 15,2020

Poetry Reading at the Tandoori Gup Shup with Anita Nahal, Roopali Sircar Gaur and Harish Masand

It was such a joy  to attend the final Tan Doori Gup Shup poetry reading organized by Anita Nahal, Roopali Sarcar, and RJ Harish Masand on Sunday, December at 11:am EST.It was a beautiful poetic amalgamation of art, poetry, and music by poets and artists all across the world. The well-managed and beautifully conceptualized event … Continue reading Poetry Reading at the Tandoori Gup Shup with Anita Nahal, Roopali Sircar Gaur and Harish Masand

Poetry Reading at the Brownstone Poets with Yuyutsu Sharma, Bertha Rogers and Carrie Magnus Radna on Saturday, December 12,2020

This reading went long than expected but every minute was worth it.It was an absolute pleasure to hear the featured poets Yuyutsu Sharma,Carrie Magness Radna and Bertha Rogers. The reading was also graced by three poets laureates namely Maria Lisella ( Poet Laureate of Queens and 2020 Fellow of Academy of American Poets) ,Talena Lachelle … Continue reading Poetry Reading at the Brownstone Poets with Yuyutsu Sharma, Bertha Rogers and Carrie Magnus Radna on Saturday, December 12,2020

Upcoming Poetry Reading at Tan Doori Gup Shup on December 20,2020 at 11am EST

I'm excited to attend the final Tan Doori Gup Shup poetry reading organised by Anita Nahal, Roopali Sarcar and RJ Harish Masand on Sunday December 11:am EST. The Monthly virtual creative series "Tan Doori Gup Shup" came about due to the desire to bring folks together during the challenging pandemic times through creative sharing. They've … Continue reading Upcoming Poetry Reading at Tan Doori Gup Shup on December 20,2020 at 11am EST

Poetry Reading at 2020 NAMI NJ Virtual Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony

NAMI NJ members and special guests gathered virtually on Saturday, July 18,2020 to celebrate  organization’s 35th Anniversary and to recognize the extraordinary work of NAMI affiliates, programs, providers, and collaborators. I was invited to read my poem "My Survival Story" as First Position Winner at NAMI NJ Dara Axelrod Poetry Contest 2020. Jacquese Armstrong, NAMI … Continue reading Poetry Reading at 2020 NAMI NJ Virtual Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony

Upcoming Poetry Reading at the SETU International Women Poets on December 19,2020 at 7pm IST

  I'm honored and blessed to be part of the upcoming SETU International Women Poets Live on Dec 19, 2020, at 7 PM IST. Immensely thankful to EIC Dr. Sunil Sharma and Dr. Sangeeta Sharma for giving me the opportunity. It will be an honor and privilege to share the space with some of the … Continue reading Upcoming Poetry Reading at the SETU International Women Poets on December 19,2020 at 7pm IST

Poetry Reading as featured poet at the Ocean Side Library,NY with Maria Lisella on December 06,2020

I'm excited to share the highlights of yesterday's immersive poetry reading as a featured poet alongside Maria Lisella ( Poet Laureate Queens, NY). It was an absolute honor and privilege to share the space with such an esteemed poet. I'm really thankful to the host Tony Lovino, Director of Ocean Side Library for giving me … Continue reading Poetry Reading as featured poet at the Ocean Side Library,NY with Maria Lisella on December 06,2020

Upcoming Poetry reading as Featured Poet along with Maria Lisella (Poet Laureate, Queens, New York)at the Oceanside Library,NY on December 7, 2020

I'm thrilled to be featured alongside Maria Lisella for the upcoming poetry reading on Dec 7 at 7pm at the Oceanside Library Poetry reading. Oceanside Library reading is moderated by Tony Lovino. Maria Lisella is the Poet Laureate of Queens, NY and the author of three books of poetry, most recently Thieves in the Family (NYQ Books, … Continue reading Upcoming Poetry reading as Featured Poet along with Maria Lisella (Poet Laureate, Queens, New York)at the Oceanside Library,NY on December 7, 2020

My Chapbook “A Potpourri of Emotions” free for download only for today in 16th Annual POETRY SUPER HIGHWAY Download 50 FREE Poetry E-books Now!!!

    I'm really excited to see my chapbook "A Potpourri of Emotions" included in the 16th Annual Poetry Super Highway Free E-Book for all. Really thankful to the founder Rick Lupert for giving this gift of poetry to the literary community. Don't miss this wonderful opportunity!! The 16th annual Poetry Super Highway E-book Free-For-All … Continue reading My Chapbook “A Potpourri of Emotions” free for download only for today in 16th Annual POETRY SUPER HIGHWAY Download 50 FREE Poetry E-books Now!!!

Poetry reading as featured Poet on Nov 21,2020 at Brooklyn based BrownStone Poets

It was an amazing poetic afternoon to be part of the Brownstone Poets Poetry Reading on Nov 21,2020 2-4pm EST as a featured poet alongside two of the brilliant and talented poets LA-based Joshua Corwin and OddBall Magazine EIC and Founder Chad Parenteau. Immensely grateful to EIC and founder Patricia Carragon  and Roxanne Hoffman for giving me this opportunity. Thrilled to … Continue reading Poetry reading as featured Poet on Nov 21,2020 at Brooklyn based BrownStone Poets

Poetry reading at the #radioshow “Songs of Selah” by Scott Thomas Outlar for poems published in Alien Buddha Press House of Horrors #3

Really excited to be on the #radioshow hosted by the Founder of "Songs of Selah" Thomas Scott Outlar on Halloween. Poets published in the Alien Buddha Press House of Horrors #3 were asked to read their poems on the Halloween night. It was an honor to share the space with Red Focks, Carrie Magnuss Radna, … Continue reading Poetry reading at the #radioshow “Songs of Selah” by Scott Thomas Outlar for poems published in Alien Buddha Press House of Horrors #3

Poetry reading at the open mic #radioshow 17Numa by Scott Thomas Outlar featuring Kashiana Singh and Mela Blust

Got the chance to listen to this beautiful immersive #radioshow of two poets reading each other work Mela Blust and Kashiana Singh hosted by Scott Thomas Outlar at 17Numa I read one of my poems "Was it worth the pain?" in the open mic section at the time mark 1:28. The poem is published in … Continue reading Poetry reading at the open mic #radioshow 17Numa by Scott Thomas Outlar featuring Kashiana Singh and Mela Blust

Poetry Podcast by LA based Poet Joshua Corwin “Assiduous Dust” released today

I’m thrilled to share the news of  interview and poetry podcast with the esteemed LA-based poet, Joshua Corwin for his series “Assiduous Dust”. You can watch the video here. Assiduous Dust is the home of the On-the-Spot Collaborative Poem (OTSCP), a novel form of collaborative poetry where the featured poet and Joshua Corwin take turns in reading out … Continue reading Poetry Podcast by LA based Poet Joshua Corwin “Assiduous Dust” released today

Featured Poet on an Upcoming Poetry reading on Nov 21,2020 at Brooklyn based BrownStone Poets

Excited to be part of the Brownstone Poets Poetry Reading on Nov 21,2020 2-4pm EST as a featured poet alongside two of the brilliant and talented poets LA-based Joshua Corwin and OddBall Magazine EIC and Founder Chad Parenteau.  Immensely grateful to EIC and founder Patricia Carragon for giving me this opportunity. Featured poets reading are … Continue reading Featured Poet on an Upcoming Poetry reading on Nov 21,2020 at Brooklyn based BrownStone Poets

Poetry Published in the Alien Buddha House of Horrors #3 soon to be read on the Radio show “Songs of Selah” by Scott Thomas Outlar on Oct 31,2020

  Received my copy of Alien Buddha Book of Horrors#3 by Alien Buddha Press. Honored to share the space with Jason O'Toole, Carrie Magness Radna, LB Sedlacek  and many more. My poem "My Horror Movie" was published in the this book. Also excited to read the poems on the radio show "Songs of Selah" hosted … Continue reading Poetry Published in the Alien Buddha House of Horrors #3 soon to be read on the Radio show “Songs of Selah” by Scott Thomas Outlar on Oct 31,2020

Poetry Podcast National Beat Poetry Foundation 2020 Anthology launch Friday, October 9th through Bards Poetry Revolution Podcast

I’m thrilled to share the news that my poem “The Burden we are passing on” has been published in the BEAT Generation : National Beat Poetry Foundation Anthology published by the Local Gems Press. I’m immensely thankful to the EIC and Founder of Local Gems Press James P Wagner for accepting and supporting my work. James P Wagner is also the National Beat … Continue reading Poetry Podcast National Beat Poetry Foundation 2020 Anthology launch Friday, October 9th through Bards Poetry Revolution Podcast

Poetry reading with Spectrum Publishing, Pasadena,California, USA

I was thrilled to be part of the Poetry reading organized by the EIC Don Fisher Campbell for the special "Fall" Edition featuring 42 artists of the Spectrum Publishing. I was honored to share the space with Joshua Corwin, Jackie Chou,Thelma T Reyna, Don Kingfisher Campbell and many more. The poems have been written around … Continue reading Poetry reading with Spectrum Publishing, Pasadena,California, USA

Poetry reading with “First Fridays” event at The Soap Box Press

I'm excited to share the details of my poetry event with the Ontario, Canada based press "The Soap Box Press". I was so excited to share the space with the talented Nicole Gauthier-Acosta  for their book launch "Throat on Fire" The recording of the event is now up on Youtube and you can view it here. … Continue reading Poetry reading with “First Fridays” event at The Soap Box Press

Featured on the BlogTalkRadioShow Episode “Generating Awareness” by WOW of Women and Divas That Care Network

I'm so thrilled to share the news of my first ever radio show which I did with host Amy McKenzie of WOW of Women Network. The 30-minute radio show was also featured on the Divas That Care Network founded by Candace Gish. My episode called "Generating Awareness" is where I have talked about my writing … Continue reading Featured on the BlogTalkRadioShow Episode “Generating Awareness” by WOW of Women and Divas That Care Network

Poetry reading with EIC Glenn Lyvers ( Prolific Press)

So thrilled to be part of this amazing poetry reading coordinated by the EIC of Prolific Press Glenn Lyvers featuring the poets having published work in the various editions of Poetry Quarterly and sister imprint of Prolific Press. I read two of my poems. The First poem starts at the time "24:07" You can watch … Continue reading Poetry reading with EIC Glenn Lyvers ( Prolific Press)

Poetry featured in the Heard/Word Audio Series of the Galleyway, NY

I'm stoked to see my audio reading featured in the Heard/Word Series of Galleyway, New York. I'm really thankful to Camille Wanliss, the founder and EIC, of Galleyway for accepting my work. Sharing the space with brilliant and talented voices like Chaya Babu, Venus Jones, Stephanie Han and many more have raised my spirit. You can … Continue reading Poetry featured in the Heard/Word Audio Series of the Galleyway, NY