The first poetry collection from
is a Houston-based writer and artist with work published in Venus Rising: Musings & Lore from Women Writers, Pages Penned in Pandemic: A Collective, Capsule Stories, and more. Her short story, "Letter to the Boy at the Grocery Store," was the winner of Poetic Reveries magazine's Christmas Short Story Competition in 2021. Her poetry chapbook, The Forest, was published by Riza Press in 2021 and will serve as the inspirational basis of an art installation with artist Mari Omori, debuting in 2022 in the Houston area.
Additionally, she is a multimedia artist whose collaborative video work has been shown in several Houston-area art galleries and self-portrait photography has been exhibited online, locally, and internationally. Her current project with artist Mari Omori, The Forest, has manifested into its first iteration, The Branches, which was shown as a public art installation at Houston Community College in early 2020 and Lone Star College-Kingwood Fine Art Gallery in October 2020 as part of their Faculty Art Show. She is also a curator, having organized and managed several photography art exhibits for Lone Star College-Kingwood Fine Art Gallery, including Perspectives, which showcased the photographic works of the Perspective Photography student club's members in 2017; and citywide juried cellphone photography exhibition, 2020/vision, which has continued annually.
A graphic and multimedia design professional, T.C. has won numerous accolades for her design work, including gold and silver Medallion Awards from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR). She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design & Media Arts from Southern New Hampshire University.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT THE FOREST
“Full of evocative imagery and a gorgeous interior,
The Forest by T.C. Anderson delivers a haunting walk through the poetic woods of humanity, of longing and estrangement.”
— S.J. Blasko,
Review on Readers' Favorite