Friday Gretchen created a chapbook of her poems titled, Tears & Snot Travel Hand-In-Hand in 1993. As an adult, she moved to the coastal community of Ventura, California where she is an advocate for the arts: literary, visual & performance. Over the years, she has run writing workshops, hosted readings and began editing for poetry journals and books. She serves on the board of directors for the Ventura County Arts Council, where she helped to establish a poet laureate & youth poet laureate for her county. Her work has been published numerous times, most notably, in Art/Life Limited Editions, Miramar, Askew Poetry Journal and within two anthologies, A Bird Black As The Sun – California Poets on Crows & Ravens and Rare Feathers – Poems on Birds & Art.
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