“Hand Towel Access i.e. The Little Things” Published in Mollyhouse

“Hand Towel Access i.e. The Little Things” published in Mollyhouse, Issue 3 edited by Raymond Luczak, Handtype Press on July 17, 2021   The bathroom paper towel dispenser directions are clear – PULL BOTH HANDS Meaning: Lift one arm up, twist wrist, palm up, grip paper towel on corner between 5 fingers and thumb. Lift other […]

Poetry Finalist for the home(body) project by Cid Pearlman Performance

Announcement from Cid Pearlman Performance Cid Pearlman Performance is delighted to announce the four poets whose work will be featured in the upcoming dance/video/art installation (home)Body, which premieres at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History in January of 2022. This project is made possible by the Rydell Visual Arts Fellowship at the Community Foundation Santa […]

To the Non-Disabled White Grrrl with the Frida Kahlo Altar in the Living Room, Zoeglossia Poem of the Week

To the Non-Disabled White Grrrl with the Frida Kahlo Altar in the Living Room Grrrl, if you’re going to gush to me about Frida, you better be prepared with an intimate knowledge of nightmares Those many things in life beyond your control and know them well enough to call their name You better have experience […]

Split This Rock Poems of Persistence, Solidarity, and Refuge – Naomi Ortiz

Seeker in the Borderlands By Naomi Ortiz Format: Written and Audio recording – https://blogthisrock.blogspot.com/2020/09/poems-of-persistence-solidarity-Naomi-ortiz.html?m=1 Content Notice: Migration, border crossing, PTSD, intergenerational/inherited trauma, state violence

Virtual Poetry Reading/Open Mic 3.19.20

A poetry reading in Tucson that was scheduled in-person, has been moved on-line, and you are welcome to join! Thursday, March 19th 7:30-9:30 Pacific Time (For the night people on the East coast, 10:30-12:30. Sorry, since this was an event which was moved on-line, the timing is late for ET.) For the poetry reading/open mic […]