Hats Off! to Joan Leotta whose poems appear in Vita Brevis, When Women Write, and Ekphrastic Review. Her ekphrastic poems were read at Ashmoean Museum (Oxford, England), and Anti_heroin Chic will include one of her poems in their grief anthology. Also, three of her poems appear in Celebration Anthology.
Joan's essays ran in two issues of Ruby for Women, and two essays—"Read and Olives" and "Advice for a Mermaid" ran in Sasee magazine. Her essays also have been accepted by Ovunque Siamo and Drunk Monkeys. Both will run in this month. Other essays of hers have appeard in the Washington Independent Review of Books on Montalbano translator.
Joan also led a seminar, "Getting Started on Memoir," at the GV Barbee, Sr., Library.