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Cheryl Perreault

Wake up & Smell the Poetry
Hopkinton, Ma
Founder/Producer of Wake up & Smell the Poetry ( poetry, story (spoken or literary reading) and songwriting at HCAM-TV Studios
Founder/host of Bittersweet True Storytelling in Hopkinton MA
Facilitator of Roundtable Speaker Series for Creative Learning & Writing at Roots & Wings and Natick, Ma and Body n' Beyond, Hopkinton
Life Review facilitator/writer for community arts,healing arts and hospice
Group Poetry/Story Facilitator for Elder Residential Care & Recovery
Creative Writing Teacher for Young People/Poet in Residence Hopkinton
Co-editor with Cynthia Franca of Hopkinton Through Poetry: Celebrating 300 Years (36 poems contributed by community members)
Spoken Word Artist for poetry/story to guitar and as Milestones Duo