News & Events


Violator was longlisted for the 2022 Steel Toe Books Poetry Prize!

Violator was a finalist in the 2021 Birdcoat Quarterly Ghost Peach Press Prize!

Violator was named a semi-finalist in the 2019 St. Lawrence Book Award from Black Lawrence Press!


If you want to host or read with me, contact me at ashleymroach (at) gmail (dot) com

Past Readings & Workshops

Reading with Erin Slaughter at Novel for the launch of I Will Tell This Story to the Sun Until You Remember That You Are the Sun

2019 Southern Literary Festival: Risk and Restraint: Writing Poems Out of Vulnerability Workshop

Center for Writers Literary Salon: w/ Emma Bolden

Open Mouth Poetry Festival Pre-Festival Feature (in collaboration with True Lit Fest): w/Emma Bolden

Impossible Language Reading Series relaunch

Crosstown Arts Residency Pecha Kucha

Writers Resist

Open Mouth Poetry Festival: w/ Caitlin Scarano 

Sundress Reading Series: w/ Heather Dobbins and Christian Anton Gerard

Third Man Books: w/ Kendra DeColo, Tara Mae Mulroy, and Sheree Renée Thomas

Trobar Ric reading series w/ Maggie Woodward, Chris Hosea, & Douglas Piccinnini)

Ruby Slipper Fringe Fest: The Memphis Lyrics w/ Heather Dobbins

Open Mouth Reading Series: w/ Aaron Brame

Turn Row Book Co.: w/ Michael Morse & Richard Boada

Mid-South Book Festival: Student Workshop Wrap-Up

Bastet Quartet Reading Series

AWP Seattle: Off-site reading with The Pinch

%d bloggers like this: