Thankful!!

I'm so thankful and blessed to have friends, readers, and editors in my life whose constant encouragement and support have helped me in reaching the following goals in 2019. 1. Poetry Anthology "We will not be silenced" by Indie Blue Network featured in top 100 poetry anthologies to be read in 2019 by Ariana Huffington … Continue reading Thankful!!

Poetry published in Fevers of Mind Poetry Digest- Available on Amazon/Kindle

So thrilled to be part of the  Fevers of the Mind Poetry Digest 2 curated by David O Lan. I'm so excited to be a great company of writers. Some themes for Issue 2 include: In Memorium of a lost loved one or friend. Anxiety as always. Mental Health as always. Poetry inspired by songs of … Continue reading Poetry published in Fevers of Mind Poetry Digest- Available on Amazon/Kindle

Meeting Jericho Brown at the Lillian Vernon Writers House, NYC, NY

    One more wish crossed off my bucket list as I went to a poetry reading today at the Lillian Vernon Writers House as a part of Spring 2019 Poetry Reading Series. Jericho Brown read a few poems from his third book "Tradition" and few duplexes, a new poetry form he created. Jericho Brown is … Continue reading Meeting Jericho Brown at the Lillian Vernon Writers House, NYC, NY

Meeting Ilya Kaminsky at Lillian Vernon Creative house – New York City, New York

I'm beyond thrilled to share my fangirl moment of meeting my favorite poet today in NYC. I went for the poetry reading by Ilya Kaminsky from his latest book " Deaf Republic" in the Lillian Vernon House. This location is part of the Spring 2020 Reading series by the creative writing students of NYU. His … Continue reading Meeting Ilya Kaminsky at Lillian Vernon Creative house – New York City, New York

My first poetry reading – “Survivor” as part of the National Endowment of Arts big read event – “Survival is Insufficient” series

  I'm so thrilled and excited to share this wonderful news with all of you. Today I did my first poetry reading in my local community of  Jersey City writers. My poem"Survivor" was of the 10 finalists which got selected in the "Survival is insufficient" series hosted by the Jersey City writers and Jersey City Arts … Continue reading My first poetry reading – “Survivor” as part of the National Endowment of Arts big read event – “Survival is Insufficient” series