April 18th, 2018: Mindy Nettifee

Wow, Mindy!Mindy Nettifee is an award winning writer and accomplished performance poet and storyteller. She is the author of two full-length collections Sleepyhead Assassins (Moon Tide Press) and Rise of the Trust Fall (Write Bloody Press), and a collection of essays on writing Glitter In The Blood (Write Bloody Press). Her newest collection Open Your Mouth Like a Bell is forthcoming spring 2018 on Write Bloody. She is a three time nominee for the Pushcart Prize, a Powell's Books Indie Press Best Seller, and has been featured on The Moth podcast.

She currently produces with Portland, Oregon’s Back Fence PDX, hosts for The Moth, provides writing and performance services as a principal at Free Delivery, facilitates creative workshops around the U.S., and teaches the art of storytelling at Literary Arts.