Athena Goldsby

Athena Goldsby, a Louisiana native, lives in Farmerville, Louisiana. Attended Grambling State University 2002-2015 and received a BS in CIS and her Master's Criminal Justice. Ms. Goldsby is currently working as a Legal Assistant. In the year of 1998, at the age of 14, Athena was shot and was subsequently paralyzed. She began writing poetry while she was in high school. These poems are now published in her book entitled Unlocked Diaries, released in 2022 and now available at

2023 Events
Small Press Reading 3