Traveling Writer Loving God, Loving the World, and Loving People
Megan Gieske is a traveling writer & poet living in Cape Town, South Africa. Originally from Fredon, New Jersey, Megan Gieske has received recognition for her poetry, writing, and work as a Nonprofit Storyteller in eight countries, while traveling to twenty-seven. Driven by a gaze of love and grief, her poems humanize world issues and are based on her own experiences. Her poetry is not beautiful because it is easy; it is beautiful because it is hard. She is an award-winning poet for her work to promote advocacy. The animation of her poem, "The Lotus Sisters," premiered in Tel Aviv, Paris, New York City, and New Jersey last Fall.