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DORA MCQUAID AUTHOR EVENT

Moby Dickens BookstoreWednesday April 29, 2015, 6:00 pm, Taos, NM This will be Dora’s ONLY event in Taos to celebrate the release of her 2015 collection of poems, the scorched earth!…

MY COLLECTION OF POEMS, the scorched earth, ARRIVES!

I am overjoyed to announce that my book the scorched earth has arrived and is shipping! The Expanded, Second edition of the scorched earth and its audio companion, the scorched earth: spoken, is now available! This Second Edition, published by Baskerville…
Novamaya Dora McQuaid The Scorched Earth Amherst College

I AM JOINING NOVAMAYA AT AMHERST COLLEGE, JUNE 2015

HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY! It’s rather fitting that I get to officially announce today that I will be joining THE EMERGING PARADIGM faculty at Amherst College with NOVAMAYA this June 2015 and I could not be more excited. Novamaya, an educational organization,…
ONE BILLION RISING

ONE BILLION RISING FOR REVOLUTION

ALL OVER THE WORLD ON VALENTINE’S DAY 2015 As the ONE BILLION RISING website states: ONE BILLION RISING is the biggest mass movement to end violence against women in human history. It is the bold vision and revolutionary campaign created…

LAND ON MERCY

On last Thursday night’s full moon, while I was eating dinner with friends in a local restaurant, I had the bizarre cross-current encounter of a meth addict trying to steal my favorite leather, an old motorcycle jacket I’ve had for…

SAY HER NAME OUT LOUD

The link to this article, Her Name Was Reeva Steenkamp, written by Kat Lister for Huffington Post UK, was just sent to me and I had to take a moment to share it, with deep gratitude to Ms. Lister for her courage…

ASK THE RIGHT QUESTIONS

ASK THE RIGHT QUESTIONS October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month in the United States. Rarely have we seen in the past any one October providing us with so much evidence of the scope and depth of domestic violence, cutting across…

The Renga Poetry Project Reading and Book Launch

The Renga Poetry Project was a yearlong effort to bring together 52 poets from across New Mexico to create one group poem, stanza-by-stanza, week-by-week. Axle Contemporary Art created an instillation…

12TH ANNUAL COMMUNITY AGAINST VIOLENCE RADIOTHON

KTAO Radio Taos, NMThursday, October 24, 2013 Dora again joins the Community Against Violence (CAV) Annual Radiothon live on-air at KTAOS 101.9 Solar Radio Station, with CAV Executive Director, Malinda Williams, to…

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