Tequila, Cats, and Prizes!

Last Saturday┬áI accepted my first ever poetry prize for The Mas Tequila Review’s Editor’s Choice Award.┬áIt was a blast getting to meet Richard Vargas, the journal’s editor-in-chief, and hear him read poems from his new book Guernica, Revisited. I also got to take the stage—a lovely alcove of Gatsby Books complete with sleeping cat—to read…