Poet laureate with many years of experience in both the literary and academic realms. Full manuscript published by Pepper Press and distinguished in Poets Journal. Number 1 bestseller on Company Name in contemporary, experimental poetry section. MFA Creative Writing graduate; workshop lecturer for private programs and Istikhara for love etc. Received poetry distinction from mentor and bestselling author Hugh Smith. Participate in local Scrabble competitions. Enjoy public speaking and karaoke. Avid nature enthusiast.