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I’m reading Wednesday, April 7, 2021: 7 PM. Broadstone Books Poets, Red Wheelbarrow Series, Williams Center for the Arts, with Mervyn Taylor and Philip Brady. One Williams Plaza, Rutherford, New Jersey.



I’m reading Saturday, February 27, 2021, 7:30 PM. Palisades Poetry Series, with Patricia McKernon Runkle, Denise La Neve, host. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Friday, February 12, 2021, 8:00 PM. The Greatest Indoor Reading Series, Noley Reid, host. Zoom code is 728 9321 2031.



I’m reading Friday, February 5, 2021, 7:30 PM, CAPS Monthly, Mike Jurkovic host. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Saturday, December 12, 2020, 4:30 PM with Mervyn Taylor, Lunar Walk Reading Series. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Friday, December 4, 2020, 7:30PM Words Out Loud, with Burgi Zenhaeusern. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Monday, November 9, 2020, 7 PM with Amy Lemmon, Lynn McGee, and Margo Taft Stever at KGBBar. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Sunday Nov 1, 2020, 4:00 PM with Elana Bell and Mervyn Taylor at Lit Youngstown. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Wednesday, October 26, 2020 7:30 PM Next Year’s Words (hosted by Susan Chute). Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Saturday, October 17, 2020, 4 PM, Broadstone Books Launch, with Philip Brady, Philip Terman, Mervyn Taylor, and Michael Joyce. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 10:30 PM. Cobalt Poets, Zoom link is on this page.



I’m reading Monday, September 7, 2020, 3 PM. Raising Lilly Ledbetter anthology reading. Facebook Live https://www.facebook.com/slyoly/videos/10157985680884132



I’m reading Wednesday, September 2, 2020: 8 PM. Quintessential Listening, hosted by Michael Anthony Ingram. Call-in Number: 646-787-1631, www.blogtalkradio.com/ql_p.



I’m reading Sunday, August 16, 2020: 3 PM. New Book Showcase, CV Live 3:00 PM, Facebook Live.



I’m interviewed Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 3:30 PM. Bar Crawl Radio, “Poetry, What Is It Good For?” with Charles Brandt and Mervyn Taylor. Bar Crawl Radio



I’m reading Thursday, August 6, 2020, 7 PM. Book Launch with Redheaded Stepchild. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 7 PM. Poets vs the Pandemic Series. Please register for a Crowdcast link here



I’m reading Thursday, July 23, 2020, 6:30 PM with Jami Macarty and Dayna Patterson at Walt Whitman Birthplace. Please register for a Zoom link here: Registration



I’m reading Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 7 PM Cristina Chiu’s Let’s Talk Books, Authors Launching Books During Covid-19 Series. Link to Facebook Live



I’m reading Sunday, July 12, 2020, 3 PM. Tompkins Corner Cultural Center’s Poets’ Corner Series. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Friday, June 26 2020, 8 PM with Lynn McGee at Read It Again Bookstore, Suwanee, GA on Zoom. Please contact me for a Streamyard link to the reading.



I’m reading Sunday, June 7, 2020, 6 PM. Cultivating Voices, Facebook Live.



I’m reading Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 7 PM, PNW Interview series, Western Washington University, interview, Tuesday June 2, 4-5 PM (Pacific Time), 7-8 PM (Eastern Time) Interviewed by Dayna Patterson. Please register at Western C.A.R.E.S Interview/Reading Series.



I’m reading Sunday, May 24, 2020, 4 PM. As We Keep Our Social Distance: Virtual Poet’s Stage on Zoom. Please contact me for an Eventbrite invite.



I’m reading Sunday, May 24, 2020, 11 AM with Amy Holman, Poetry Readings at the Oceanside Library. Please contact me for a GoToMeeting link.



I’m reading Sunday, May 17, 2020, 1 PM. Cultivating Voices, Facebook Live.



I’m reading Saturday, May 16,2020, 7 PM. Cordella Launch Reading. Please contact me for a Crowdcast link invite.



I’m reading Sunday, May 3, 2020, 4 PM with Lynn McGee and Sean Nevin, Slapering Hol Press Reading Series on Zoom. Please register at Slapering Hol Press Reading Series for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Saturday May 2, 2020, 7 PM with Indran Amirthanayagam and Ana Cipri, Don Krieger’s Poetry Series. Please contact me for a Zoom link invite.



I’m reading Saturday, April 4, 2020, 12 Noon, hosted by Christi Craig, publisher of Hidden Timber Books on Zoom. Please register for free at: Register for Zoom Reading Zoom will automatically download when you begin your first Zoom meeting.



I’m reading Monday, November 4, 2019, 7 PM with Margo Taft Stever. Café Muse Literary Salon, The Writer’s Center, 4508 Walsh St., Bethesda, Maryland.



I’m reading Saturday, November 2, 2019, 6 PM with Margo Taft Stever. Private salon reading at the home of Indran Amirthanayagam, Rockville, Maryland. Please contact for details.



I’m reading Friday, November 1, 2019, 7 PM with Margo Taft Stever. Chop Suey Books, 2913 W. Cary St., Richmond, Virginia.



I’m reading Thursday, October 17, 2019, 6:30 PM with Peter Nickowitz, Karen Karpowich, and Margaret McCarthy at the English Speaking Union,  144 East 39th Street, New York, NY.



I’m reading at the Americas Poetry Festival of New York, Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 6:00 PM, City College Downtown, Cunard Building, 25 Broadway, Floor 7, New York, NY.



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I’m reading Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 7 PM with Lisa Andrews, Madeleine Barnes, Michael Broder, Amy Holman, Gerry LaFemina, Sanjana Nair, Carl Rosenstock, Hilary Sideris, Jason Schneiderman, Michael Young, and Gerald Wagoner at The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club Boat House, 165 2nd Street, Brooklyn, NY.



I’m reading Saturday, May 18, 2019, 1-3 PM slot at the Sleepy Hollow Lit Festival, Hudson Valley Writers’ Center, Sleepy Hollow, NY.



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I’m reading Monday, April 22, 2019, 7 PM with Margo Taft Stever. Poetry at the Port, 7912 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland.



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I’m reading Saturday, April 20, 2019, 11:30-1:00 PM with Margo Taft Stever and Michelle Poulos at the Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association meetings, Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington Room 6, 2600 Woodley Road, Washington DC.



I’m reading Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7:00-9:00 PM with Carol Kner, Toni Mergentime Levi, Meredith Trede, and Chocolate Waters at Local 138, 138 Ludlow St, New York, NY.



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I’m reading Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 7:15 PM. Lifelines, 2019, The Poetry of Human Rights, Parallel Event @ UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63), Vartan Room, Armenian Convention Center, 630 2nd Ave @ 35th St., New York, NY.



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I’m reading Sunday, December 9, 2018, 4:40 PM. One Breath Rising Series, 440 Gallery, 440 6th Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY.



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I’m the keynote reader Sunday, November 11, 2018, 4:30 PM. Annual Poets & Writers on War and Peace Reading, Hudson Valley Writers’ Center (Philipse Manor Train Station), 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY.



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I’m reading Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 7 PM. Red Wheelbarrow Series, Williams Center for the Arts, One Williams Plaza, Rutherford, New Jersey.



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I’m reading Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 6 PM., with Jennifer Franklin and Cal Freeman, Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, New York, NY.



I’m reading Sunday, November 4, 2018, 3 PM. Line Break Reading Series, QED, 27-16 23rdAvenue, Astoria, NY.



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I’m reading October 11, 2018, 6 PM. The Americas Poetry Festival of New York (TAPFNY), Multilingual Poetry Reading, The Consulate General and Promotion Center of the Argentine Republic in New York, 12 West 56th St, New York, NY.



I’m reading Saturday, September 22, 2018, 2 PM. Brownstone Poets Anthology Launch, with other Brownstone Poets, Mulberry Street Library, 10 Jersey Street, New York, NY.



I’m reading Saturday, June 16, 2018, 2:30 PM. Brownstone Poets Anthology Launch, with other Brownstone Poets, Park Plaza Restaurant, 220 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY.



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I’m reading Sunday, April 29, 2018, 1 PM, with Lynn  McGee, The Artful Dodger Poetry Series, Montauk Club, 28 8th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY.



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I’m reading Sunday, March 18, 2018, 3 PM. Maple Leaf Reading Series, 8316 Oak St., New Orleans, Louisiana.



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I’m reading Thursday, March 15, 2018, 6 PM., with Peggy Ellsberg, Heidi Lynn Nilsson, Mervyn Taylor, and Lillo Way, Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, New York, NY.



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I’m reading Sunday, January 14, 2018, 6 PM at WTAW (Why There Are Words) Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery, New York, NY.



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I’m reading Sunday, December 3, 2017, 3 PM, with Ryan Wilson, at Carmine Street Metrics, Otto’s Shrunken Head, 538 East 14th Street, NY, NY.



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I’m reading Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6 PM with Joel Allegretti, Ron Kolm, Mervyn Taylor, and John J. Trause at Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, New York, NY.



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I’m reading Sunday, October 29, 2017, 1:30 PM with Sundays @ the J with George and Friends, “Matters of the Heart,” JCC on the Hudson, 371 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY.



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I’m reading Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017, 6 PM with other Nasty Women Poets from the anthology edited by Grace Bauer and Julie Kane @ Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, New York, NY.



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I’m reading Saturday, October 7, 2017, 3 PM in the Line Break Reading Series, QED, 27-16 23rd Avenue, Astoria, NY



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Come to the Lit Youngstown Literary Festival, Saturday, September 30, 2017, 8:30 AM, I’m leading a poetry workshop with Margo Stever, 1 PM, I’m doing a poetry reading with Margo Taft Stever, & 2 PM. we’re participating in a panel on publishing. St John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave, Youngstown, Ohio



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I’m reading Sunday, September 17, 2017, 4:30 PM. with Jill Bialosky and Caroline Smith at the Hudson Valley Writers’ Center, Philipse Manor Train Station, Sleepy Hollow, NY.



I’m reading Saturday, September 16, 2017, 2:30 PM. Brownstone Poets, Park Plaza Restaurant, 220 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY



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Saturday, July 29, 2017, 1:30 PM. I’m reading with Five Oaks Press authors Gary Glauber and Christine Beck at the NYC Poetry Festival, Governors Island, NY, NY.



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Upstate in the Catskills: Saturday, June 24, 2017, 3:45 PM, I’m reading at the Catskill Interpretive Center Book Fair, Mt. Tremper, NY, with other Mayapple Press authors.



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I’m reading with Peter Nickowitz, Rosalie Calabrese, and Margaret McCarthy at the English Speaking Union, Thursday, March 30, 2017 @ 6:30, 144 East 39th Street, NYC. Reservations recommended at cbaxendale@esuus.org



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This will be fun. Reading with a whole bunch of other 2 Bridges Review readers Tuesday, March 7, 2017 @ 7 PM at KGBBar, 85 East 4th Street, NYC. Come have a drink and listen to some poetry!