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June 2020

Cambridge Stream Festival Poetry Reading (Virtual)

June 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC

I will be reading in the Cambridge Stream Festival's "Poetry Tent" with with Rhina P. Espaillat, Lloyd Schwartz, Toni Bee, Doug Holder, Mary Buchinger, Fred Edson Lafortune, Hilary Sallick, Fred Marchant, David McCann, Jacqui Morton, and Lo Gallucio, presented by Jean-Dany Joachim. Go here for further information and streaming.

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June 17 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC

Reading in Michael Klein's every-other-Wednesday A Reading Series. Go here, scroll down, click on link, and check June 17 to sign up for Zoom invitation to our reading.

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Chautauqua Writers’ Festival Webinar

June 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm UTC

The Chautauqua Writers' Festival has been postposed until 2021, but a two-hour Webinar entitled Here in the After: Writing Towards (More) Uncertain Futures is replacing it. Thanks to Director Lillian-Yvonne Bertram for organizing both the Festival and its replacement. I look forward to participating with Lillian-Yvonne, Marcello Hernandez Castillo, Porochista Khakpour, Marie Myung-Ok, and Jess Row.

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July 2020

Virtual reading from Joseph De Roche’s Ceremonial Entries, with Kevin Gallagher

July 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC

I'll be reading with Kevin Gallagher in the Cervena Barva Press's summer Zoom series. We'll both read from Joe De Roche's Ceremonial Entries, which I helped Kevin edit, and Kevin will read from his chapbook Isolate Flecks. Both books were pubished by Cervena Barva Press. For ZOOM link, FB or email me ( or Gloria Mindock (

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August 2020

Virtual Wellfleet Library Reading with Sharon Dunn

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm UTC

This reading, originally scheduled to take place in the Wellfleet Public Library on Cape Cod, is happening virtually. John Bonanni will introduce. Go to this Facebook invitation to sign up and get a Zoom link.

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Virtual Workshop: “Beyond ‘I Love You’: Syntactic Strategies for Writing Poems

August 29 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm UTC

This workshop, presented through the Hudson Valley Writers Center, will begin with a presentation and discussion of published poems that use syntax in interesting ways, followed by a careful discussion of poems by participants. For more information and registration, go here

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September 2020

Brookline Poetry Series Virtual Reading with Lynn Powell

September 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT

Lynn Powell and I will offer the opening reading in this year's (virtual) Brookline Poetry Series, to be followed by an open mic. Contact me for Zoom information. (Note: audience numbers are limited, so contact me now and I'll email you when the Zoom invitation is available.)

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October 2020

Lit Balm Poetry Zoomathon, a Fundraiser for the Democratic Party

October 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT

I'm reading with a great lineup of poets in this fundraiser for the Democratic Party. Go here to see other readers and to register! (And to donate!)

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