It’s been a long road, getting from there to here (a yearly update)

It’s been a long road, getting from there to here (a yearly update)

Hello Heartspark friends and family! We have not been great at updating our blog with news, and that’s because we have been really, really, REALLY busy. Did we mention we’ve been busy? The last 12 months have been bouncing hard, even during the pandemic! Yes, COVID-19 forced us to seriously re-negotiate our planned direction, butRead more about It’s been a long road, getting from there to here (a yearly update)[…]

A little update from Saint Louis, Missouri at our first workshop for trans writers of color

A little update from Saint Louis, Missouri at our first workshop for trans writers of color

This past weekend, in collaboration with poet laureate Joss Barton and Trans Metro Umbrella Group, Heartspark Press held its first writing workshop for trans writers of color by trans writers of color, CICADAS AND CONEFLOWERS. For five days, we descended into the heart of the Midwest to create a safer space for our black andRead more about A little update from Saint Louis, Missouri at our first workshop for trans writers of color[…]