Community Outreach and Teaching

bala-squareCo-founder, Billings Area Literary Arts (BALA) – a literary organization dedicated to building and enhancing literary arts in and around Billings. BALA hosts a variety of writing -related events including: 

Write-Ins: occupying a place as a form of creation. On the first and third Monday of each month Anna Paige and Ashley Warren will host an hour of dedicated time and space to write at MoAV coffee.

Flight of Writers-In collaboration with Harper and Madison and Lilac, BALA will host a night of writing, food, wine, and art. Guests will enjoy pairings of literary, culinary, and artistic courses, a true feast for the senses.

A Reading of Her Own-reading series dedicated to showcasing female-identified writers who will share short, 800 word or 8 minute long memoirs at an open-mic night.

Instructor, Big Sky Writing Workshops

Writer, Writing in the Schools – Arts Without Boundaries

Teacher, Free Verse Writing Project