L to R: Guest MARCUS AMAKER, MATTHEW FOLEY, DEREK BERRY, LOREN MIXON
MEET THE PODCAST HOSTS
Matthew Foley is an author, spoken word poet, writing coach, and creative entrepreneur in Charleston, South Carolina. He is the author of three books of poetry: WE COULD BE OCEANS (2014), THE TYPEWRITER SUTRA (2015), and THIS ONE BREATH (2017). In early 2017, Matt launched Contribute Your Verse, a writing coaching business that helps aspiring writers find their voice and share their creative gifts to the world. You can check out more of Matt's writing here.
Derek Berry is a poet & novelist living in South Carolina. His first novel HEATHENS AND LIARS OF LICKSKILLET COUNTY was released by PRA Publishing in 2016. He is also the author of the self-published poetry chapbook SKINNY DIPPING WITH STRANGERS and the forthcoming chapbook HAND GRENADE OF HYMNS (PRA Publishing, 2018). He is the founder and current president of The Unspoken Word, a literary non-profit based in Charleston, SC which provides an independent home for the poetic arts. You can check out more of Derek's writing here.
Loren Mixon is a poet, educator, and actor based in the SC lowcountry. She has recently published her first chapbook TAKING UP SPACE: A POET'S GUIDE. You can check out more of Loren's work here.