Episode 6

Joy Michael Ellison on writing adventures and creative compatriots

Many thanks to our guest Joy Michael Ellison! You can find Joy's new picture book "Sylvia and Marsha Start a Revolution" at https://jmellison.net/books/ and read their column Rainbow Rant at columbusalive.com

Recommended by Joy:

Scott Woods a columnist at columbusalive.com and creator of Streetlight Guild at https://streetlightguild.wpcomstaging.com/

The Writers Block Club Poetry Night at https://www.facebook.com/wbpoetry/

The Labyrinth and the Thread focuses on mental health and creativity. If you need support, here are some resources to find mental health professionals:

Psychology Today Directory: National directory of therapists


Therapy for Black Girls: Find trusted, culturally competent therapists


Trans Lifeline: Peer support by and for trans people


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Amelia Aldred is a writer based in Chicago, Illinois. Amelia’s work has been published in Metaphorosis Magazine, Flash Fiction Online, South Side Weekly, Chicago Literati, Neutrons/Protons, Offbeat Home and the anthology Undeniably Indiana (Indiana University Press). When she's not writing, Amelia spends her time throwing nerdy costume parties, collecting skeleton keys, and taking long walks with her imaginary dog.