Alison's work is part of an Ekphrastic Art and Poetry Show at Pittsboro Gallery of the Arts. You are warmly invited to attend the opening reception and reading on May 3rd, 2024, at 6:00 p.m. 44-A Hillsboro Street, Pittsboro, NC 27312. The show will be on view through June 2024.

At the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh, 3313 Wade Ave, Raleigh NC, 27607 Alison's ekphrastic collaboration with visual artist Julie Dyer Holmes will be on display in the foyer through June 2024.

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 McLean. 

On April 21st at 5 p.m, you are warmly invited to Well-Versed Words with Sandra Marchetti.

Sandra is the author of two full-length collections of poetry, Aisle 228, forthcoming from Stephen F. Austin State University Press (2023), and Confluence from Sundress Publications(2015). She is also the author of four chapbooks of poetry and lyric essays. Sandra’s poetry appears widely in Poet Lore, Blackbird, Ecotone, Southwest Review, Subtropics, and elsewhere. Her essays can be found at The Rumpus, Whiskey Island, Mid-American Review, Barrelhouse, Pleiades, and other venues.

Sandy is Poetry Editor Emerita at River Styx Magazine. She earned an MFA in Creative Writing—Poetry from George Mason University and now serves as the Assistant Director of Academic Support at Harper College in Chicagoland.

Alison Hurwitz (she/her) is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Well-Versed Words with Sandra Marchetti

Time: Apr 21, 2024 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 826 7663 2396

Passcode: 661180