Words Carry Us , April 25, 8 PM, Livestream

Host Betty MacDonald is joined by Brent Robison for the Sunday, April 25, 8 PM "Words Carry Us," livestreamed from Green Kill on Youtube.

Host Betty MacDonald is joined by Brent Robison for the Sunday, April 25, 8 PM "Words Carry Us," livestreamed from Green Kill on Youtube.

To access the event, follow this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/words-carry-us-april-25-8-pm-livestream-tickets-150971944149

When the event is over, brief excerpts will be posted for public viewing on the Green Kill Sessions Youtube channel.

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Brent Robison

Brent Robison's fiction has appeared in over a dozen literary journals and several anthologies and has won the Literal Latte Short Short Award, the Chronogram Short Fiction Contest, a Fiction Fellowship from the New Jersey Council on the Arts, and a Pushcart Prize nomination. His collection of linked short stories, The Principle of Ultimate Indivisibility, and his mystery novel, Ponckhockie Union, are available from booksellers everywhere. He collaborates on The Strange Recital, a podcast about fiction that questions the nature of reality, as well as on its offshoot, Recital Publishing.

Betty MacDonald

Writer/actor Betty MacDonald contributed to the writing of and performed in TMI’s “What To Expect When You’re Not Expecting.” Her essay “Before Roe v. Wade” appears in the anthology Get Out of My Crotch!  Her work is included in the anthologies 80 Things To Do When You Turn 80, Open House, and the recently released Better With Age. Betty has read frequently at Spoken Word, a monthly gathering of writers and readers in Kingston, NY, and at TMI Project events in Rhinebeck, Woodstock, Kingston, NY. She presented her essay "First Love" for 650Read at the Cell Theatre in New York City, and at Vassar College. Her essay "Daughter of Twins" is on Youtube for 650Read's Mother's Day presentation. Her essay "Not Jewish Enough" is on Youtube for 650Read's Jew-ish. Betty hosts Words Carry Us, a series of Livestream readings from Green Kill in Kingston, NY. 

Following her early career as radio personality Tiny Lee, she became a sculptor working in Porcelain. For many years she was a correspondent for the travel industry which sounds great but wasn't because she’s a homebody and finds travel uncomfortable and exhausting. For over 30 years, storytelling has influenced Betty's work as a performer with Community Playback Theatre, an improvisational acting company in the Hudson Valley.