I am drawn to performance poetry--recitations of my work and others shared with the audience in a celebration of image & word, rhythm & rhyme: a play of word music that connects; a resonance in the heart, rather than scratching of the head. You hear it. You get it. You smile.
Co-Founder of the Santa Ynez Valley Poetry Group; Poetry Chair of the Santa Ynez Valley Arts Association; Host for Poetry Zone Santa Barbara and the Wildling Museum Poetry Series; Poetry Instructor for the Jewish Federation of Santa Barbara, Atterdag Village in Solvang, and the Solvang Public Library; and Arts Liaison for the Santa Ynez Valley Jewish Community.