Skye Jackson, Benjamin Aleshire, and Gabriela Herstik read from and sign their latest!


Skye Jackson is an MFA candidate in poetry at the University of New Orleans Creative Writing Workshop where she serves as an associate poetry editor with Bayou Magazine. She is also an co-editor of The Portable Boog Reader, an instant anthology of New York City poetry. Her work has appeared in the Delta Literary Journal and Thought Catalog. She’ll be presenting her chapbook A Faster Grave.

Benjamin Aleshire travels the world as a poet-for-hire, composing poems for strangers on a manual typewriter. His work has been featured recently in The Times UK, Iowa Review, Boston Review, and on television in the US, China, and Spain. He will be presenting his book, Currency

Gabriela Herstik is an author, fashion alchemist and witch, and she will be joining Skye and Benjamin to present her newly released first book Inner Witch: A Modern Guide to the Ancient Craft. Gabriela writes the “Ask A Witch” column at NYLON Magazine, "The High Priestess" column at High Times Magazine and writes a column on Goddesses for Chakrubs. She publishes ritual guides for the Full and New Moons and writes all over the internet for places like Dazed BeautyAllureGlamouri-D and more.