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Nov. 18, 2018 First Annual UUSS Authors Festival, Sacramento


Past events

May 12, 2018 Paradise Chocolate Festival. All About Books. Paradise, CA

May 4-6, 2018 Gold Rush Writers Conference, Mokelumne Hill, CA

Nov. 28, 2017 Reading. Galaxy Bean Coffeehouse, Sacramento

Nov. 1, 2017 New story “Stray” published in Gold Man Review.

Nov. 14, 2017 Reading. BluMoon Books & Vinyl, Sacramento

Oct. 13, 2017  My poem “>45” won third place in the Jack Kerouac Poetry Prize, Davis, CA

My short story “Stagestruck” was published in The Ear.

May 2017
Author Event.
Memoria Technica, Chicago

October 2016
My memoir essay, “Ripening,was published in Under the Gum Tree and I participated in an online reading to celebrate the magazine’s 5th anniversary.

Oct. 20, 2017 Fiction panel for California Writers Week, Barnes & Noble, Roseville, CA

July 2016
I attended the writers workshop in fiction at Community of Writers at Squaw Valley.

June 9, 2016
Author Event.
Bookends & Beginnings, Evanston, IL

April 10, 2016
Local Authors Fair,
Sacramento Public Library

Nov. 1, 2015
Reading and book signing.
57th Street Books, Chicago

July 22, 2015
Author appearance,
California State Fair

May 28 – 31, 2015
Workshop, panel discussion with Jodi Angel, and presentation with Lois Ann Abraham. SummerWords Creative Writing Festival. American River College, Sacramento

April 11 – 12, 2015
Bookfest Solano.
Vacaville, CA

March 14, 2015
Authors on the Move.
Sacramento Public Library Foundation, Sacramento

February 26, 2015
Reading and book signing.
Face in a Book, El Dorado Hills, CA

February 20, 2015
Presentation: “Grandma Dated Tarzan: Imagination and Writing.” California Association of Teachers of English Convention. San Jose, CA

January 31, 2015
Reading and book signing.
Avid Reader, Davis, CA

October 9, 2014
Author event.
Barnes and Noble, Phoenix, AZ

September 28, 2014
Reading and book signing.
Avid Reader Bookstore, Sacramento

September 26, 2014
Sacramento Stories on Stage
series, Sacramento Poetry Center