After readings around the Pacific Northwest, Starbird Murphy and the World Outside can be considered released. Thanks to Marcie Sillman and KUOW’s The Record for a lovely interview, available here. And thanks to Elliott Bay Book Company for having … Read More
How lucky to live in a city that values books and independent bookstores! The Elliott Bay Book Company has been in business forty years and they’ve been good to me ever since I started writing. They’ve welcomed me into their … Read More
Our new anthology, Courage: Daring Poems for Gutsy Girls is getting a lot of love from Seattle’s arts weekly The Stranger.
Check out these quotes:
“Courage feels like the cool older woman who sits her little sister down, stares … Read More
Once again I’m teaching with Seattle Arts and Lectures’ Writers-in-the-Schools program, this year at Lafayette Elementary School. I’ve been teaching poetry writing to 3rd, 4th and 5th graders as their year-long Writer-in-Residence.
I’ve posted a blog on the WITS … Read More
About two years ago, I went out to breakfast with Mindy Nettifee, author of Rise of the Trust Fall, Glitter in the Blood, force behind the Write Now Poetry Society, etc, more awesome stuff, etc.
During brunch … Read More
Hugo Literary Series: Must the Gun Always Fire? (And Other Rules of Writing)
I’m thrilled to be included in the Hugo Literary Series for Richard Hugo House. Here’s the idea: writers are commissioned to write work on a theme and … Read More
This week is busting open!
Thursday I’ll be reading with some Seattle poetry greats during the Lit Crawl in Seattle. Poetry at Poco: Love, Addiction, and Owls
Poco Wine + Spirits, 1408 E Pine St.
Susan Rich (The Alchemist’s Kitchen) … Read More