Steven Reigns, In Conversation: Part II

In Part II of Michelle-Marie Gilkeson’s conversation with poet Steven Reigns, the pair discuss creative identity, poetic preferences, and building your own seat at the table. Tune in below. But wait! If you would like to revisit Part I first, click here. Visit for information on Steven’s upcoming workshops and events. Join Slant Rhyme’s email list by sending your […]

Steven Reigns, In Conversation: Part I

In October 2014, poet and educator Steven Reigns was appointed the first City Poet of West Hollywood. Now well into his second of a two-year term, Steven and I sat down for a chat. The result is a lush conversation about libraries’ effect on him as a queer youth, discovering the power to make our own literary communities, and why he […]