Second Thursday Open Mic: Robin Carstensen
Our featured poet this month will be Robin Carstensen.
Robin Carstensen's chapbook, In the Temple of Shining Mercy, received the annual first-place award by Iron Horse Literary Press in 2016, and published in 2017. Poems are also published in BorderSenses, Southern Humanities Review, Voices de La Luna, Demeter Press’s anthology, Borderlands and Crossroads: Writing the Motherland, and many more. She directs the creative writing program at Texas A&M University-CC where she is the senior editor for The Windward Review: literary journal of the South Texas Coastal Bend, and is co-founding, senior editor of the Switchgrass Review: literary journal of health and transformation in partnership with the Coastal Bend Wellness Medical Center.
A round-robin open mic follows the reading. Please bring poems to share!