Meet the Poet
Evie Ivy is a poet/dancer in the New York City poetry circuit. She’s enjoyed writing and drawing since childhood, loves and enjoys writing poetry both in syllabics and metrics as well as free verse. She has authored three chapbooks, including Selected Cinquains (Grey Book Press) and a book, The First Woman Who Danced, (PetitPois Press), which contains most of the poetry based on her experiences as a dancer/instructor in the ancient art of belly dancing). She hosts the long running Green Pavilion Poetry Event in Brooklyn, and has helped to edit its anthologies Dinner with the Muse, and The Venetian Hour. She also, through the years, has assisted in editing several poetry journals. Finally, her work has appeared in various anthologies and websites, including Levure littéraire, and First Literary Review-East. Read.