Christine E. L. Baker

OUT OF THE ASHES Spoken Word and Other Musings

Available for Pre-Sale/Purchase as of 10/25/18

Christine E.L. Baker is a poet and spoken word artist. She is currently the Assistant Fiction/Poetry Editor at Red Dashboard LLC Publishing in Princeton, New Jersey. As a former high school English teacher, 17 years plus she  is a slam coach–Christine created and taught a full-year poetry slam/spoken word elective course for students that has been running for five years, and also co-founded a slam club as well as the intrastate high school competition, “One Voice, One Mic”. She is still active and performing when she can.

As an author herself, she has previously been published in two anthologies: Poetry Quarterly, and Moving Beyond Mars: A Voice for Victims/Survivors of Abuse, and other. She has also performed on stage at numerous venues across New Jersey and Pennsylvania and has been the guest speaker at a variety of functions. Her first book is forthcoming in December of 2018.

Christine currently resides in New Jersey and is the proud mother of five children. When she is not listening to gospel or classic hip-hop music, she has returned to college to further her education and can be found serving God and helping others to find their own voices.