february 24, 2018 7pm: the foundry, a So say we all reading series
Venue: The Rose Wine Pub, 2219 30th Street, South Park. 21+
I'll be reading along with 4 other authors: Lily Hoang, Brooke King, and 2 other TBA.
March 1, 2018: BOOK RELEASE! When We Were Ghouls is out in the world.
This is it! My baby takes its first steps.
march 3, 2018 5pm In conversation with jim ruland at The book catapult!!
Venue: The Book Catapult in South Park
March 8, 2018 9:00AM-10:15AM: The Mentor/Mentee Relationship for Creative Writers PANEL
Venue: AWP Conference Tampa 2018
Grand Salon A, Marriott Waterside, Second Floor
March 8, 2018 10:30AM-11:30AM: Book Signing AWP 2018 Tampa BOOKFAIR
March 15, 2018 7pm-9pm: The how, the why: Amy wallen & Samantha Dunn
Venue: The innovative 1888 Center, located in the Historic District of Old Towne Orange, California.
A conversation with Amy and Samantha in Orange County. We've done this before and we'll do it again!
march 16, 2018 10am - 1pm: Guest author at unlocking your story
March 26, 2018 Hilarity ensues with Tod Goldberg
Venue: Brandeis University Palm Desert Chapter, Indian Wells Renaissance
1pm - 2pm Author Presentations
April 2018 Anthology release! The Shell Game Edited by Kim Adrian
My essay "Easy As Pie: That's a Lie" will be published in the upcoming anthology. This anthology is edited by Kim Adrian who is the author of the incredible memoir, The Twenty-seventh Letter of the Alphabet.
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
april 5, 2018 12pm Ridge writers
Venue: East Sierra Branch of California Writers Club
I love all the California Writers Clubs and am excited to get to speak to this group in Ridgecrest, CA
More to come....
April 8, 2018 5pm second sunday author series women's museum
Venue: San Diego Women's Museum in Liberty Station 2730 Historic Decator Road, Suite 103, San Diego
More to come....
April 20, 2018 Los Angeles Times book awards
Venue: USC Bovard Auditorium
I was Fiction and First Fiction judge again this year. A job I love. I'll be there rooting on all the nominees.
april 21-22, 2018 Los Angeles Times festival of books
Venue: USC Campus
Panels: More to come....
If you haven't ever been, you should. If you've been, you know what I'm talking about.
June 21, 2018 In conversation with rick moody
Venue: Newtonville Books, Newtonville, Mass
Hanging out with Rick to chat about gravedigging and such.
january 14, 2018 5pm Dimestories Orange County
Venue: LCA Wine
3315 Hyland Avenue, Suite H
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Heading north! I'll be hosting the Orange County DimeStories this month! Come read your 3-min stories! I'd love to hear them all.
NOVEMBER 16, 2017 7PM: Author Interview with Adam Braver
I'll be interviewing Adam Braver, author of THE DISAPPEARED, at the new South Park bookstore The Book Catapult. Come check out the bookstore as well as meet the author in person.
Venue: The Book Catapult
November 10, 2017: DimeStories
Read your 3-minute story. Guest Emcee: Amanda Fletcher.