The event will include two Open Mike Sessions, before and after the Featured Poet, and refreshments. A hat will be passed around to collect donations for Bolton Hall Museum and to cover the costs of refreshments.
In 2013, the Bolton Hall Museum is celebrating its 100th anniversary. The Museum is Los Angeles's Historical Monument No. 2. The events are listed on the website for the Little Landers Historical Society and include:
- April 13, 1 p.m. - Cornerstone Ceremony
- May 11, 10 a.m. - Historic Home Tour
- July 4, 10 a.m. - Fourth of July Parade
- August 10, 4 p.m. - Open House
- November 9, 3 p.m . - Dance
She received an MFA from Antioch University Los Angeles. In August 2011, Xochitl-Julisa volunteered with the Tucson-based direct humanitarian aid organization, No More Deaths.
Poems from her manuscript, The Mediation for the Lost and Found, are inspired by her time in the Arizona desert. She teaches high school English and drama in Arcadia, CA.
Here is a link to the Poets & Writers prize she won: http://www.pw.org/about-
us/california_writers_ exchange_award. The site includes a link to a sample of her work.
Here are some poems in Acentos Review: http://www.