Events

Practicing Poetry: A Generative Workshop for Everyone

Newark Arts Alliance 276 E Main St #102, Newark, DE, United States

Practicing Poetry Dates: Wednesdays, August 9, 16, 23, 30 Time: 6:30-9:00pm Ages: 18+ Price: $90 M / $100 NM Instructor: JoAnn Balingit This workshop will encourage students to experiment with forms, lists, journal entries, evocative lines, and model poems to generate a poem a week. We’ll get into a writing rhythm and talk about what […]

$90 – $100

Practicing Poetry: Weekly Poetry Workshop

Newark Arts Alliance 276 E Main St #102, Newark, DE, United States

Practicing Poetry Dates: Wednesdays, January 10, 17, 24, 31 and February 7 Time: 6:30-9:00pm Ages: 18+ Price: $90 M / $100 NM Instructor: JoAnn Balingit This workshop will encourage students to experiment with forms, lists, journal entries, evocative lines, and model poems to generate a poem a week. We’ll get into a writing rhythm and […]

$90 – $100

Poetry Reading: Imazine 2017 release party at Bear Library

Bear Library 101 Governor's Place, Bear, DE, United States

All are invited to attend. Connect with contributors  to Imazine 2017. This is the 7th annual volume of New Castle County Libraries annual creative writing and art magazine for teens. Teens: Publish your Writing Learn about publication opportunities, enjoy light refreshments, hear this year's contributors tell what inspired their pieces. Submissions for IMAZINE 2018 now open […]

Reading: official launch of More Challenges for the Delusional

The Rectangle 540A Freeman St., Orange, NJ, United States

I am participating in anthology reading at gallery space, The Rectangle, in Orange, NJ. My poem, "In the Stirrups," came out of a postcard prompt Peter Murphy gave on Sunday morning during the Getaway in 2014. More Challenges for the Delusional! Peter Murphy's Prompts and the Writing They Inspired I am so honored to have […]

Letters & Lanterns: Celebrating Filipino American History Month 2018

DE, United States

October is Filipino American History Month (FAHM). Come celebrate with me at the Newark Free Library. Simple reed and rice paper parols with 'tails' To honor the culture of the Philippine Islands, Newark Free Library is hosting a Parol Making Workshop. Participants will assemble and decorate a festive paper lantern or Parol. These ornamental star-shaped […]

Free

International Lamplight Residency

Write On Door County Online, Fish Creek, WI

This opportunity is amazing: I have been writing every day, peeling into the layers of my memoir to uncover new connections. On the days I step away to work on something different, to take a break, even more connecting threads appear. Back to memoir-in-progress. At last it's cooking. A New International Residency for Writers The […]

Macondo Writers Workshop

Exited to work with Dorothy Allison, who is leading the nonfiction/memoir workshop at upcoming Macondo Writers Workshop virtual edition! And ready to be inspired by the works of Macondista writer-activists. In addition to workshops, there will be three nights of readings including a faculty reading July 29 7:00-8:30 pm CST. All readings free and open […]

Residency at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts

Virginia Center for the Creative Arts 154 San Angelo Drive, Amherst, VA, United States

A luscious month-long fall 2022 residency at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts will let me to focus on revisions to the draft of my memoir, What Were the Names of the Trees? I am grateful for the generous support of the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, and for support from the CSG Endowment of […]

Weekend festival: In the Company of Laureates 2023

Woodbridge Senior High School 3001 Old Bridge Road, Woodbridge, VA

If you are trying to plan your weekend October 7 - 8, I hope you'll include In the Company of Laureates at Woodbridge Senior High School in Woodbridge, Virginia.  Twenty poets laureate will gather to read and offer generative writing workshops: current and former national, state, county and community poets laureate from Pennsylvania, West Virginia […]

Free