Tag: poets

01
Oct

Cover article in Lifestyle Magazine

Mama, I made it! Someone saw fit to write a cover story about moi. Check out the amazing feature by Sally-Ann O’Dowd with extremely flattering photography by Eduardo Schneider.  Read article here.

 

 

07
Aug

Teen Writing Workshop w/ Miami Book Fair

Recently, I had the distinct pleasure of facilitating a teen writing workshop sponsored by the Miami Book Fair. The Miami Book Fair is one of the more well-respected events of its kind in the nation. Beyond the amazing event that happens in November, numerous workshops and community events are held throughout the year under the Miami Book Fair banner.

My workshop featured some talented teens who were excited about the opportunity to spend their Saturday morning writing poetry. We focused on the power that an individual’s story has and the necessity that a poet, or any artist, is intentional about using their own authentic story to speak volumes. In the few hours we had, these poets started on the journey of creating some extremely in-depth work, and I look forward to working with them in the future.

12
Apr

Voyage MIA Magazine Interview

Check out the great interview in the latest issue of Voyage MIA Magazine. I ruminate, pontificate, and some other multi-syllabic words that mean cool things.

Read here.

28
Nov

Piano Slam Workshop for MDCPS Educators

October 27, 2017 – I had the pleasure of conducting a workshop for Miami-Dade Public School educators on behalf of Piano Slam and the Dranoff International 2 Piano Foundation.

It was a thrilling day. Check out the video.