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Omnidawn Virtual Reading Hosted by Poetry Flash

Omnidawn Authors in a Virtual Reading Hosted by Poetry Flash

Date & time: Sunday, Dec 13th 6pm EST

This event is free, but RSVP is required. You must register here in advance. 


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Book launch by Battery Journal

On Saturday, Dec. 12 from 1:30 – 3pm EST I’ll be participating in a book launch celebrating the publication of the book Uni-Verse Poetry – Prints – Proofs by Visionary Humans published by Battery Journal. I’m honored to have both poetry and visual art in the book in wonderful company. This gorgeous book is now available for purchase, just in time for the holidays. Link for purchase:


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Raft of Flame, Lake Merritt Prize, Omnidawn, 2020

Raft of Flame Desirée Alvarez

Poems from Raft of Flame:

Poetry Magazine- Call & Response Between Colonizer & Colonized

LitHub- The Boy’s Face in Toledo

Massachusetts Review- Curiosity Has More Syllables Than Conquer


Reviews of Raft of Flame:

Publishers Weekly

Kenyon Review       Readings:  

Poets House reading

Massachusetts Review reading


Raft of Flame Recommendations:

Library Journal

Latinx Project

Vroman’s Bookstore