Writers’ Block LIVE on the Rocks!
Writers' Block Live and Poetry on the Rocks are 2 fun live events we're smashing together for the festival! 3 writers of various genres take the stage for a reading, an interview, unexpected games, and a shot of their favorite liquor!
Mike Gravagno is an amateur multi-hyphenate: a pop-culture critic, poet, nonfiction writer, copywriter, and podcaster. Mike received a BA in Creative Nonfiction from Columbia University, and an MFA in Creative Writing from Chapman University, where he assisted the interdisciplinary graduate journal, Anastamos, as the poetry/multimedia editor. Believing community is the key to everything, Mike hosts the monthly live podcast Writers Block Live! and the quarterly reading series Poetry on the Rocks. His poetry, nonfiction, and reviews can be found in Calliope, TAB, the Gordian Review and the Moon Tide Press poetry anthologies, Lullaby of Teeth, and Dark Ink.