Upcoming Poetry Reading: Lisa Stice

April 5, 2019 at noon (MST) – Public Reading at Colorado Mesa University’s Escalante Hall 318; Colorado Mesa University – 1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501 – hosted by the English department I will be reading from my two full-length collections — Permanent Change of Station and Uniform — from my chapbook — Desert — and from … More Upcoming Poetry Reading: Lisa Stice

Honored to Make the List: 27 American, Iraq and Afghanistan War Poets

Thank you to Peter Molin for including myself and my poem “While Daddy’s at Training, Our Daughter Asks Questions” among all these amazing war poets and their poems. https://acolytesofwar.com/2017/04/12/22-american-iraq-and-afghanistan-war-poets/ And, be sure to peruse the rest of Peter Molin’s blob, Time Now: The Iraq and Afghanistan Wars in Art, Films, and Literature.

Poetry of the Immigration Experience

Poetry is vital, especially in times of conflict. Thank you Andria Williams (author of The Longest Night) of the Military Spouse Book Review for providing a place to share, read and support. Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong, Unaccompanied by Javier Zamora, and Mizna, Volume 18.1, 2017: Surviving: https://militaryspousebookreview.com/2018/06/21/poetry-of-the-immigration-experience-two-collections-and-a-journal/

A Poet’s Inspiration

I want to thank The Woven Tale Press for their wonderful support of their contributors and for inviting me to share the inspirations that help create my poetry. You can read the article, “A Poet’s Inspiration: Place as Fluidity,” on their website. Also, be sure to check out other articles by writers and artists, website … More A Poet’s Inspiration

What I’m Reading – Poets in Conflict

For the last few months, I’ve been reading various poets who wrote/write in times of military conflict (Ciaran Carson, Wislawa Szymborska, Randall Jarrell, Randy Brown, Nazim Hikmet, and others). Some of them are poets who fought/fight in combat, some were/are spouses of those who fight, some spoke/speak out in active pacifism, some were/are civilians living in … More What I’m Reading – Poets in Conflict