The crescendo of the Jack Straw Writers fellowship is that JR Rhodes wrote a song, My Beloved, after one of my rhapsodies in the Jack Straw anthology. The Bushwick Book Club Event will be held on December 15th at Jack Straw Cultural Center. Tickets available through The Stranger Events.
Sarah Maria Medina
Join us in celebrating the release of Xandria Phillips's chapbook, Reasons for Smoking. I will be reading alongside Phillips and Quenton Baker at at Open Books on Saturday, Feb. 17, at 7 p.m. & look out for Xandria's workshop on Sunday.
Thank you to Black Warrior Review and Rachel McKibbens for selecting my poem, "From a Poet to her Rumbero," for the 2017 Poetry Award. Black Warrior Review is a dream journal, and it is a true honor.