The After School–A New Workshop at Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, Starting Feb 17


Community, Readings and Events

I am pleased to announce that I am directing a new workshop with Catherine Chen in Venice, CA, at Beyond Baroque  Starting in February (2/17), it will be held mostly on Third Sunday Afternoons. Exact times and more to follow! Thank you to Richard Modiano for his kindness and support. The After School Director: Ryka Aoki Assistant Director: Catherine Chen A monthly work […]

January 8, 2019

WriteGirl Poetry Workshop :D–Jan 26, 2019


Community, Readings and Events

After the holidays, I’ll be at The Huntington Library to help with something really special–WriteGirl Poetry Workshop! http://www.writegirl.org/workshops/ “Under the guidance of mentors and acclaimed poets, WriteGirl teens will spend the day learning how to craft their ideas into poems, while being inspired by the beauty of the gardens. We expect 100 teens and 100 […]

December 9, 2018

Winter Tangerine! :) November 10-20th


Community, Readings and Events, Uncategorized

This November, I am proud to be presenting at Open by Riot Laughter—archiving the resistance, divestment & transcendence of gender It’s a workshop by Winter Tangerine for trans/gender non-conforming writers. I am super excited! My talk will be called: “Where Are You Pointing That Flash?” and will discussing  we position ourselves relative to our work. My lecture will […]

November 8, 2018

PCC was a lot of fun!


Community, Readings and Events

So last Thursday, I visited Pasadena to speak at PCC as the Visiting API Scholar. Thank you to Kirsten Ogden and Mikage Kuroki for their warmth and hospitality. Whenever I combine API and queer experiences, I notice such an outpouring of sharing and support from people who find themselves juggling identities from one community to […]

May 17, 2018