Performing “Island” at Second Saturday on November 8, 2014 at Café Bella in Rio Rancho, NM.
Feature Performance at “A Happening for Peace, Love and Understanding”, September 24, 2014. Tortuga Gallery in Albuquerque.
WOW (Women of the World) National Poetry Slam — Albuquerque championship, December 6, 2013. Great show of the top ten female poets in the city — I came in 4th! [Thanks Eva Crespin and Kent Swanson for the pics!]
MAS Poetry Slam at Winnings Coffee in Albuquerque, November 20, 2013. An admirer commented on Facebook: “Awesome photo! The Purple Super Hero Poet slams again!” 🙂 [Thanks Valery Bahrman for the pic!]
La Palabra: The Word is a Woman Book Release Party Impromptu Reading at The Source, Albuquerque, October 19, 2013. [Thanks Mark Fischer!]
MAS Poetry Hallo-Scream Slam at Winnings Coffee in Albuquerque, October 16, 2013.
On stage at ArtBar in round one of the Albuquerque Slams City Championship (where I placed 4th!), Saturday, September 21, 2013. [Thanks Mark Fischer!]
Feature performance at “I’ll Drink to That”, Sunday, August 18, 2013 at Tractor Brewery in Albuquerque, New Mexico. [Thanks Mark Fischer!]
Reading at the first “Second Saturday”, July 13, 2013 at Café Bella, Rio Rancho, New Mexico. [Thanks Gina Marselle!]
“I’ll Drink to That” Drink & Drag Benefit for the UNM LGBTQ Resource Center! January 27, 2013 at the Art Bar in Albuquerque, NM.
Slam champ Damien Flores with Poet Laureate Hakim Bellamy, and me & Hakim:
Me and poet Don McIver, and host (and slam champion) Carlos Contreras and a fan:
TEDxABQ Women, December 1, 2012 at the South Broadway Cultural Center. I was one of the organizers and got to introduce our curator, Carrie Williar Lin!
TEDxABQ 2012! September 8, 2012 at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.
With local singer Debi Johnson on February 27, 2010 in Albuquerque after we both auditioned for the Center for Life Talent Show Fundraiser. She made the show — I didn’t — but it was the first time I’d performed (voice and piano) one of my original songs publically in many years!