Bio and Contact Info

  • Rabid Oak Founding/Managing Editor
  • 2019-2020 Kern County Poet Laureate
  • 2018 Walter Stiern Library Writer-in-Residence
  • 2018-2019 Outstanding Lecturer
  • Coordinator/Editor of Writing/Reading Anthology Series, 2016-2020
  • Poetry Coordinator for CSU Bakersfield collaboration with Bakersfield Museum of Art’s Art After Dark Ekphrastic Readings, 2017-2018
  • Led workshops at Central Coast Writers Conference, Mt. San Antonio College’s Writers Weekend, and Writers of Kern Annual Spring Conference.

I can be reached at
mwoodman (at)