Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Sharon Elliot featured at Poetry Express 11/17

11/17/14 Sharon Elliot hosted by Odilia

Sharon Elliott was born and raised in Seattle and lives in Oakland. Four years in 
the Peace Corps in Nicaragua and Ecuador laid the foundation for her activism 
in multicultural women’s issues. Her book, Jaguar Unfinished was published in 
2012. She was an awardee of the Best Poem of 2012, The Day of Little Comfort, 
by La Bloga On-Line Floricanto; and has been featured in poetry readings in 
the Bay Area. She is an initiated Lukumi priest of Scot/S├ími/African Carribbean 
ancestry; ally to people of color and to the earth.

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