Memory is a material form of love.

Gina Apostol on voice

2023-24 Fulbright U.S. Scholar in Creative Writing (Philippines)

2022 DE Division of the Arts Fellow in nonfiction

2022 MAAF Creative Fellow  (in residence at VCCA Sept. 2022)

VCCA Salon Sept. 14, 2022  JoAnn Balingit & Reece Camp Carter, Sweet Briar College

Architectural Unit  at  Atticus Review is a 2021 Pushcart nominee!


Naming the Nameless: A Writing Retreat for Marginalized Voices took place May 27 – 30, 2022 capped by a group performance at the 2022 West Street Art Festival.

We’re grateful for support of DDOA Artist Relief Fund/NEA/American Rescue Plan.

Naming the Nameless Retreat Writers

Co-leaders Traci Currie (center) and JoAnn Balingit (end, right) with participants at The Lazy L Bed and Breakfast