Feb. 26-Mar 1
AWP Convention, book signing for BOA (time and place TBA)
Workshop for secondary students in Brethren, MI
Keynote Speaker, A Rally of Writers, Lansing, MI, 9-10 a.m. www.arallyofwriters.com
Reading at Horizon Bookstore, Traverse City. Saturday, 4-6
Reading at Darcy Library, Beulah, MI 7:00pm.
Elk Rapids Historical Society talk, 7-9
Talk on Mary Oliver for Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Grand Traverse, 3-4:30
Reading in Grand Rapids with Patricia Clark and Nancy Eimers, Kentwood Public Library, 2:00 pm.
Reading at the University of Delaware, Dept. of English, 4:30
Book Launch for Growing Old in Poetry: Two Poet, Two Lives, Traverse Area District Library, 4-6 p.m.
National Writers Series “You Are Hear” project. My poem and audio at Brilliant Books in Traverse City.
Reading at Dog Ear Books, Northport, MI, 12:00
Book Launch Party: No Need of Sympathy (BOA Editions), poems. Brilliant Books, 7:00 pm.
Workshop on poetry and art at the Michigan Legacy Art Park , Saturday, October 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Old Mission Women’s Book Club, First Congregational Church, Center Road, Old Mission Peninsula, 12:40 p.m.
Interlochen Arts Academy presentation with Bill Allen, poems and sculptures, The Writers” House, 3:00
Central Lake Book Club, Central Lake, MI District Library, 12:00
Feb 28-Mar 3
Associated Writers Convention, Chicago, IL, panelist, “Sex, Drugs, & Rock and Roll II: Handling Tough Subjects in the Workshop. Details TBA
Women in Art Exhibition, Frankfort, MI. Poetry Reading and reception, 5:30-7:30
Reading with Jack Ridl, Brilliant Books, Traverse City, MI 7:00
Benzie C. PEO reading, time and place TBA
TEDx speaker, Millikan Auditorium, Dennos Museum Center, Traverse City, MI
Zonta Women’s Club, reading and discussion, Charleviox, MI
Panelist, “Up in Michigan,” International Hemingway Society, Petosky, MI (Hemingwaysociety.org for details)
Reading at Dog Ears Books, Northport, MI, 2:00
Reading at McLean & Eakin’s Bookstore, Petoskey, MI
Faculty, Rainier Writing Workshop’s residency, Tacoma, WA
Books & Brie Book Club, Alden, MI
Reading at Wellspring Literary Series, Mt. Pleasant, MI
AWP Convention, Washington, DC; Panelist on Friday, Feb. 4, 9:00 a.m. in Hotel Marriott. “Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll: Exploring the Risque in the Poetry Workshop.”
Reading at Kent County library, Dover, Delaware, 4:00
Poetry reading, Lewes Library, Lewes, Delaware, 7:00
Poetry reading, University of Delaware, Memorial Hall, Newark, Delaware, time TBA
Workshop, Newark, Delaware, 9:30 a.m.-12:30. More info TBA.
Reading, Benzie Shores District Library, Frankfort, MI, 7:00
Reading and book signing at Traverse City District Library, 7:00
Reading and talk at Kingsley Library, Kingsley, MI, 7:30.
Faculty at Bear River Writers Conference, Walloon Lake, MI. See the Bear River website for detais.
Interlochen Writers Retreat faculty. Teaching several classes and giving readings. See Interlochen Writers Retreat website for details.
Reading and book signing at Adams Madams, 2385 S.Main St., Central Lake, MI . Call 231-544-2770 for info.
Faculty at Rainier Writing Program, Pacifc Luthern University, Tacoma, WA.
Private book club event, Central Lake, MI
Poetry workshop, “Courting the Muse” event, Northwestern Michigan College.