Part of the #OurStoriesOurLives Vermont Pride Celebration

Led by Elizabeth Mariani - Poet | Teaching Artist

All are welcome, including LGBTQ2 Women, Trans & Gender Non-Conforming.


Each class is an hour of writing prompts followed hour of workshop discussion on specific topics related to poetry.

Aug 8  -   Developing Your Unique Style & Practice

Aug 15 -  Poets Who Move Our Hearts

Aug 22 -  Spoken Word 

Aug 29 -  Submissions Advice

Sept 5 -   Group Performance 

Elizabeth Mariani is a queer poet and teaching artist based in Vermont. Mariani’s poems have been published in The Buffalo News, Two Serious Ladies, PoemTown Randolph, Great Lakes Review, Artvoice, After The Pause, Fortunates, The Brooklyner, The Seneca Nation of Indians Newsletter, Hammered Out and Advaitam Speaks. Performances have taken place in Toronto, Ontario, Buffalo, NY and Bowen Island, British Columbia. Mariani’s latest workshop sponsored by Vermont Works for Women was with incarcerated women at the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility in South Burlington. Mariani believes poetry is an underrated form of healthcare and water is life. Her teaching style is inclusive, vulnerable, direct and humorous.   For more info, Contact:


Setup - 20 chairs, 5 tables, whiteboard

August 8, 2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

We are now partially open. Click here for info.