Alison facilitates and hosts Well-Versed Words, a free online poetry reading on the second weekend of the month, at 2 p.m. PT/ 5 p.m. ET. If you would like to be featured, please message Alison at or email her at The Well-Versed Words logo and fliers are designed by Cassandra Pereira.

January's Well-Versed Words occurred on Saturday, January 14th at 2 p.m. PT/ 5 p.m. ET, and featured poet Emily Vieweg, with her new book, but the flames. February's Well-Versed Words will be on Sunday, 2/12/23, at 2 p.m. PT/5 ET, and will feature poet Felicia Mitchell's new book, A Mother Speaks. A Daughter Listens.