Ollie Schminkey

poet. musician. artist.

Welcome home. 

Ollie Schminkey is a non-binary transgender poet/activist/musician/artist.  They facilitate, direct, and coach many organizations, including Well-Placed Commas (a weekly poetry workshop with Word Sprout, Inc.). They have also represented the Twin Cities in numerous national poetry competitions, and they are the author of two chapbooks.  They create functional ceramics under the name Sick Kitty Ceramics. 

You can find more of their work on UpWorthy or Button Poetry.