“My hope for you is that you find what makes your life abundant.
Here’s to living an authentic and generous life.”



  • February 7, 2019 – Noon – River Talks, The Cumberland River Compact’s Educational Series. I’ll be talking about using “rivers” as image and metaphor in poetry. Location: The Cumberland River Compact, located on the 3rd floor of the Bridge Building, 2 Victory Ave, Nashville, TN 37213.
  • February 9-10, 2019 – Curiouser and Curiouser: Mindfulness for the Creative Writer. I’m hosting this mini-retreat at Rockvale Writers’ Colony, College Grove, TN
  • March 1-3, 2019 – Yoga and Writing Mini-Retreat. I’m hosting this 2-day event at Rockvale Writers’ Colony
  • April 5-7, 2019 –  Art and Writing. I’m teaching workshops and hosting this Ekphrastic writing and hands-on art retreat.
  • May 23, 2019 – 7:00 p.m. – Featured Poet at Poet’s Corner, Scarritt Bennett Center
  • October 26, 2019 – Featured Poet at Flatrock Poetry


Past Events

October 12-14, 2018 – Reading Poetry at Southern Festival of Books, Nashville, TN

Visit the booth of Rockvale Writers’ Colony at the Festival too! We’d love to meet you!