Marie Kathleen reading two new poems – one on art & love beginning “I’m a work of art…” and the other “Depression keeps me humble…” – at the Brass Tacks open mic at The Low Beat in Albany, NY on January 7, 2020.

Marie Kathleen is an art teacher, yoga teacher, designer, writer, and artist. She studied fashion design at the Fashion Institute of Technology. Marie has been writing poetry for a few years and has shared her work at poetry readings in NYC and Troy, NY. She participated in the poetry prize night at Poetic Vibe and made it to the final round of the competition. She was born and raised in Troy, NY, lived in NYC for 9+ years, and moved back to Troy at the end of 2019.