This First Thursday Both Jodi and Jen will take the stage as featured readers at the Cucina Cafe on the first floor of the GoggleWorks.
Jodi Corbett teaches writing and literature at Reading Area Community College, Reading, Pennsylvania. She holds a MA in English from Kutztown University. Her areas of study include twenty-first century literacies, multimodal writing, and Modern and Postmodern poetry. Her chapbook Friend Eggs and Unedged Lawns (2006) is available through foothillspublishing.com. She has published poetry in Kutztown’s Shoo Fly literary journal and Essence magazine as well as Lehigh Valley Review. Most recently her poem "Patriotic Static" was featured on the National Council of Teachers of English website during National Poetry Month.
After ten years of raising her two sons and earning her undergraduate and graduate degrees, she is excited about devoting more time to poetry and painting. A Berks County native, she lives with her family in Boyertown.
People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built ~Eleanor Roosevelt