As an LGBTQ+ author, I haven’t had a lot of opportunities to attend fairs or large-scale events until today. I was invited by Leopard Print Books as a local LGBTQ+ author to sell and sign copies of my poem collections at Great Lakes Bay Pride in Bay City, MI. The sticky, 90 degree heat did … Continue reading A Sense of Belonging: Feeling Pride in Work & Spirit
2022 has come in roaring for me on the creative writing front. I will be attending and featured in a number of poetry readings throughout January and February. If you’d like to attend any of these events, below is a list. All of these are scheduled in EST. Thursday, January 13, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. … Continue reading Upcoming Events & Readings
It’s Cyber Monday everyone! If you can, please support LGBTQ+ artists and writers during this holiday season. You can snag copies of my books Carbon Footprint and Feats of Alchemy on Amazon! If you are wanting an alternative to Amazon, my books are also sold by Leopard Print Books!
Tune in on my DonnySpeaks YouTube channel for a full-length, virtual poetry reading featuring selections from my latest poem collection, Feats of Alchemy. The event starts at 8:00 p.m. and will last until 9:00 – 9:15 p.m. I’ll be reading poems, sharing tidbits about the creation process of the book, themes, and will have a … Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT: Poetry Reading, Nov. 19, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. EST