08 Apr
9:00 am 2023

18th Annual Scissortail Creative Writing Festival
April 6 - 8, 2023
East Central University
Ada, Oklahoma


Saturday, April 8
XVIII. 9:00 – 10:10 Estep Auditorium
Wendy Dunmeyer: Lawton, Oklahoma
My Grandmother’s Last Letter

Markham Johnson: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Summer's Discordant Joy

John Yozzo – Tulsa, Oklahoma
Emanations of Angels: Dreams That Never Say Enough


XIX. 9:00 – 10:10 Regents Room
Brady Peterson: Belton, Texas
Selected Love Letters

Rilla Askew: University of Oklahoma
Two of Her

Robert Wynne: Burleson, Texas
Recent Poems


XX. 10:25 -11:35 Estep Auditorium
Alan Berecka: Sinton, Texas
Selected Poems

Chloe Lafevers: Tishomingo, Oklahoma
Peak, and other poems

Aaron Glover: Dallas, Texas
Caftan Season & Other Considerations


XXI. 10:25 -11:35 Regents Room
Nathan Brown: Wimberly, Texas
Saved by the Fire: Pandemic Poems Project

Ky George: Gallup, New Mexico
Oil and Water

Zhenya Yevtushenko: Tulsa, Oklahoma
A Country Yet to Be


XXII. 12:00 – 1:00 pm Estep Auditorium
Grand Finale, Featuring: Octavio Quintanilla

Awarding the Dr. Darryl Fisher State High School Contest Winner
See: www.ecuscissortail.blogspot.com for Bios of all Authors, and other details






Event Location
East Central University