July 2019 Participant at The Glen Workshop in Santa Fe, New Mexico
March 2019 Featured Poet at the Magnolia Shed Series, Lafayette, Louisiana
June 5-11, 2017 Writing Residency at Firefly Farms (owned by Sundress Publications) in Knoxville, TN
June 22, 2017 7pm The Poet’s Corner at Scarritt Bennett Center (Fondren Hall) in Nashville, TN
2016 – Karissa received 2 Pushcart Prize nominations; one from Whale Road Review, and one from Blue Heron Review. Read more here.
April 12, 2016 Author Talk on the Hill, Trevecca Nazarene University, Nashville, TN
December 6, 2015 A Juried Reading Participant, The Porch Writer’s Collective, Nashville, TN
July 2015 Alumni Reading, Murray State University MFA Program, Murray, Kentucky
July 2015 Writing Workshop at the Collegeville Institute in Collegeville, MN.
October 2012 Poetry Sucks! Reading, Southern Festival of Books, Nashville, TN
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