Teaching and Readings

Writing a Memoir to Understand Your Family, Finding Your Voice While Considering Theirs at Hugo House, online

Readings and Lectures

WriteFest Houston Texas, Rice University May 25, 2019:

Panel on The Poetry of Daily LifeDrawing on Personal Experience in your poetry

Panel on Mixed media projectscolorstory/words and art /music/dance

Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, Vermont January 7 & 8, 2019:

Writing in the Voice of a Family Member for Creative Nonfiction, Fiction Writers, and Poets:  Lecture for the Public with a discussion of authors Kao Kalia Yang, James McBride, Jeanette Walls, Carmen Gimenez Smith, Tarfia Faizullah, and others.

Reading of Poetry and Creative Nonfiction for the Public: A Presentation of Poems From the Poetry Manuscript Boundaries and the Beginning of Time & Creative Nonfiction “Malocchio”