Chacalacas in Orbit Review and Coffee Talk feature

So a bit of news this weekend...

First of all, I would like to thank Pablo from Chacalacas in Orbit for the wonderful preview of my chapbook. You can see it here:

It looks absolutely fantastic! And what is that at the end there? That I will be writing for the blog? Why yes, yes I will be X-D In the very near future be on the lookout for my reviews of literary scene happenings here in the Rio Grande Valley.

This bit of wonderful news aside, I also have another tidbit to share: I'm going to be featured at a reading organized by Art That Heals! Here's the details:

Art That Heals, Inc. presents Coffeetalk Series: 2nd Saturday of each month @ 7:30 p.m. with featured speakers/artists/performers

and Open Mic @ Jitterz Coffee Bar in Mission. Featuring Katie Hoerth, award-winning author of "Among The Mariposas." The mission of Art That Heals, Inc., is to promote cultural literacy in the Rio Grande Valley by promoting the arts and to use art to help end the AIDS pandemic.

Seeking writers, poets, visual artists, singer/songwriters, fashion designers, d.j.s, artists of all sorts, to feature at our events. E-mail to be considered.

Art That Heals, Inc., created the Coffee Talk Series in Rio Grande City in 2002. Your tax-deductible donations are welcome. The series is funded in part via a grant from the Raul Tijerina, Jr. Foundation.


So if you're interested in an autographed copy of the book I will be there, with my books of course~

The event will run 7:30-9:00pm at Jitterz Coffee Shop in Mission!! 1625 North Conway

If you're interested in reading at the event, there will also be an open mic! So bring your poems.