Thanks to all who came out to support MMIX
at MorYork Gallery in Highland Park,
and a special thanks to Clare Graham for hosting us!
See more photos from the awesome event on
(Photos courtesy of Sorin Constantin)
John Boucher reading a selection from his non-fiction work about growing up in Los Angeles in the sixties.
Sylvia Sukop reading a non-fiction piece about a pivotal childhood moment involving questions of faith and identity.
Rachelle Cruz reading poems, including images and memories from growing up in her Filipino family.
Mehnaz Turner reading poems relating to stars and astronomy, told from both a child and an adult's perspective.
Erika Ayon reading selected poems about childhood from her collection "Orange Lady."
Marissa Tinloy reading selections from her novel-in-progress from the perspective of a 15-year-old girl growing up on the coast of China.
Thi Dao, who's working on a collection of linked short stories, reading an excerpt of a story about childhood.
Photos courtesy of Dan Eisengart.