Megha Sood is a Pushcart-nominated Poet, Editor, Author, and Blogger from New Jersey. An Associate Poetry Editor at journals MookyChick(UK), Life and Legends (USA), and Partner in Literary project “Life in Quarantine” with Stanford University, USA. Over 600+ Works featured including Poetry Society of New York, American Writers Review, Rising Phoenix Review, Kissing Dynamite, etc.
Recipient of Poet Fellowship from MVICW( Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing), National Level Winner Spring Mahogany Lit Prize 2020, Three-Time State-level winner of NJ Poetry Contest.Second Place San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival 2021, Finalist in Adelaide Literary Awards(2020), Poetry Super Highway (2020), Erbacce Prize(2020), TWIBB( 2020), iWomanGlobalAwards(2020).Nominated “Author of the Year” and “Author of the Month” by NY-based Spillwords Press.
Works selected numerous times by Jersey City Writers group, Jersey City Theater Center, and Department of Cultural Affairs for the Arts House Festival. Co-Edited anthologies ( “The Medusa Project”, Mookychick) and (“The Kali Project, Indie Blu(e) Press). Poetry Judge for the SLAM Poetry competition, IITD Kaizen’21, and State level NAMI NJ Poetry Contest 2021. Panelist in WNBA (Women’s National Book Association) DC “Women in Poetry’s Future”. Performing venues includes Nuyorican Cafe, BrownStone Poets, OceanSide Library, Historic Apple Tree House, and many poetry festivals including “Anantha” by Samyukpta Poetry, Jersey City Poetry Festival.
Author of forthcoming Chapbook ( “My Body is Not an Apology”, Finishing line press, 2021) and Full Length (“My Body Lives Like a Threat”, FlowerSongPress,2021).Blogs at https://meghasworldsite.wordpress.com/ and tweets at @meghasood16
Thanks so much for your time and efforts.
Associate Poetry Editor| Life and Legends (USA)
Assistant Poetry Editor | MookyChick (UK)
Poetry Editor | Indie Blu(e) Press (USA)
Collaborator | Life in Quarantine, Stanford University, USA
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