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My blogs have been archived in favor of a newsletter (sign up here), but you can still view the old posts for Five Doors, Three Windows and Little Red Writing Desk.

New Anthology, Feminine Rising: Voices of Power and Invisibility, is out now! Learn more. Look for upcoming readings.

October 4 -5, 2019
Reading & Discussion of Feminine Rising: Voices of Power and Invisibility
3:30 pm
Presented by Andrea Fekete, Llewellyn McKernan, Dreama Pritt, Cathy Lentes, Tuesday Taylor, Marged Dudek, Rachel Hicks and Jessica Waggoner

Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center
200 Lee Street E Charleston, WV 25301


After ten years of participation with the Women of Appalachia Project/Women Speak series, I have taken a break to devote more time to personal writing. I will continue to support these amazing women, and I hope you will too. Click the link above for upcoming appearances near you.

‚ÄčBlasts from the Past:

The Ohioana Book Festival 2017:

The Athens Author Fair at the Athens, Ohio Public Library 2017:

The Poetry of Place Program at the Athens,Ohio Public Library 2016:

Poetry of Place 2016

Getting the Mail Book Launch Party, August 26, 2016 at The Maple Lawn Brewery in Pomeroy, Ohio:

Getting the Mail

My chapbook, Getting the Mail, was accepted by Finishing Line Press in Georgetown, Kentucky in November, 2015.

My friend, Sally Stanton, who graduated with me from the Solstice MFA Program of Pine Manor College in 2013 created the amazing cover art for my book.

I received my MFA in July of 2013 from the Solstice MFA Program of Pine Manor College in Chestnut Hill, MA