Brandon O’Brien is a performance poet and writer from Trinidad. His work has been shortlisted for the 2014 Alice Yard Prize for Art Writing and the 2014 and 2015 Small Axe Literary Competitions, and is published in “Strange Horizons”, “Reckoning”, and “New Worlds, Old Ways: Speculative Tales from the Caribbean”, among others. He is also the poetry editor of “FIYAH” Literary Magazine.
His workshop, “Finding The Self On Paper” is a process for experienced and new writers alike to work toward interrogating the self, unearthing personal concerns, and exploring vulnerabilities and truths through their writing.
Empowering and celebrating the diversity of LGBTQIA persons of Caribbean heritage