Xantico House Podcast

Alisha Sommer: Visionary + Writer // Ep. 14

Episode Summary

Alisha Sommer is a California Bay Area freelance writer, photographer, visionary. She has a gift for holding sacred space, deep listening, and seeing the ordinary in extraordinary ways. Alisha has founded and edited a print literary journal (Blackberry: a magazine), published personal essays, creative nonfiction, and poetry for a variety of online and print publications, ghostwritten, and taught at Squam Art Workshops. Oh. She also slings wine.

Episode Notes

Alisha Sommer is a California Bay Area freelance writer, photographer, visionary. She has a gift for holding sacred space, deep listening, and seeing the ordinary in extraordinary ways. Alisha has founded and edited a print literary journal (Blackberry: a magazine), published personal essays, creative nonfiction, and poetry for a variety of online and print publications, ghostwritten, and taught at Squam Art Workshops. Currently, you'll find her co-hosting creative gatherings in Sonoma, CA like the Fever Dreams Collective Retreat, and co-facilitating the online writing workshop Liberated Lines. Oh. She also slings wine.

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Connect with Alisha: @alisha_sommer, alishasommer.com, sommersalt.com

Also mentioned: Winemaker Elizabeth Vianna in PBS documentary “Vintage: Napa Valley 2012”. Hospitality activist Ashtin Berry @thecollectress. Poet Marie Howe on On Being podcast. The Book of Delights by Ross Gay.

Host + Producer Lola Venado: lolavenado.com, @lolavenado

Podcast: branchandbonemedicine.show, @branchandbone

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