Episode #17: Cece Peri on October 30th at 10 am PST

Join Rachelle as she chats with poet Cece Peri!

Streaming Live on Friday, October 30th at 10 am PST

at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/onword



Ceces poetry has appeared in literary journals and anthologies including Speechless the Magazine, San Gabriel Valley Poetry Quarterly, Untangled: Stories & Poetry from the Women and Girls of WriteGirl, Gift of Words: Poems for the  Iraqi People and is forthcoming in The Poetry Mystique: Inside the Contemporary Poetry Workshop from Duende Books. In 2006, she was the recipient of the first Anne Silver Poetry Award.  In 2008, she was chosen to read at the prestigious Newer Poets / ALOUD Series at the Los Angeles Public Library. In September, 2009, one of her poems was selected as “Poem of the Month” by Writers at Work and is online at WritersatWork.com. In Los Angeles, she co-hosts the Light the Sky Poetry Series in the Metro Café at Eagle Rock Plaza on the 3rd Wednesday of every month. In October, 2009, The Light the Sky series was selected to be part of the NEA’s “The Big Read: Robinson Jeffers and the Ecologies of Poetry.”

Cece holds a doctorate in social psychology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and consults on research design.  She was born and raised in New York City.