Monday, February 8, 6:00-7:45 p.m.
Danielle K.L. Grégoire is a nonbinary writer with a background in community organizing. They are Métis and Northern Manitoban by birth and upbringing and spent six years in Seattle trying to help create a shift in the stand-up-comedy world and inadvertently ended up the producer of the Seattle Moth StorySLAM for a couple of years. In 2020 they had to close their dream venue, but ended up accidentally becoming a literary publicist for a poetry publisher, Write Bloody North. They reside in Almonte, Ontario, with their children and their spouse, next door to their former husband.
6:00-6:30 PM — Social time
6:30-7:45 PM — Program begins with land acknowledgement and call to action,
followed by featured and open-mic storytelling; each story followed by group conversation
Under the Rainbow: Storytelling for the LGBTQIA+ and Allied Community takes place every second Monday for teens and adults. Sign up for open mic at the event. LGBTQIA+ tellers are prioritized; allies are welcome in the audience and to participate in post-story conversation. No one is obligated to tell a story.
Under the Rainbow is supported by Edmonds Library, Edmonds Arts Commission, Seattle Storytellers Guild, Edmonds Neighborhood Action Coalition, and a grant from the Pride Foundation.