Past Events

2019

Readings:

January 10: Ventura Poetry Series at Ventura, Library, Ventura, California
January 15: Ojai Poetry Series at Ojai Library, Ojai, California

March 6: Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, Colorado
March 18: Malaprops Bookstore with Mildred K Barya, Asheville, North Carolina

April 28: Claremont Poetry Series at Claremont Library, Claremont, California

Workshops:

January 12: Poetry, Memory and Childhood Writing Workshop, Ventura, California
January 13: Ekphrastic Poetry Writing Workshop, Santa Barbara, California
January 26: Poetry of Grief and Healing, Santa Barbara, California

February 24: Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop, Museum of Art Fort Collins, Fort Collins, Colorado

March 17: Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop, Asheville Area Arts Council, Asheville, North Carolina

April 4: Telling Your Story through Poetry, Coconino Community College, Flagstaff, Arizona
April 5: Nature Writing at the Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona
April 6: Ekphrastic poetry with the Easton Collections, Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona
April 7: Polishing and Publishing Workshop at Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona
April 12: Poetry of Grief and Healing, East Library, 10am to 12pm, Colorado Springs, Colorado
April 12: Poetry of Place, Rockrimmon Library, 3 to 5pm, Colorado Springs, Colorado
April 13: Poetry of Memory/Childhood, Penrose Library, 10am to 12pm, Colorado Springs, Colorado
April 13: Poetry of Memory/Childhood, Ute Pass Library, 1:30 to 3:30pm, Colorado Springs, Colorado
April 26: Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop, Hilbert Museum/Chapman University, Orange, California
April 27: Poetry of Place, Vroman's Bookstore, Pasadena, California
April 30: Ekphrastic Writing Workshop with co-facilitator Lojo Simon, Laguna Beach, California

2018

Readings:

January 6: Denver Book Bar with Emily Perez, Denver, Colorado
January 25: Reading with John Ridland at the Squire Foundation, Santa Barbara, California

February 17: One More Page Books (6:00 pm), Arlington, VA
February 18: Politics and Prose Panel and Reading with Laura Swearingen-Steadwell and Joelle Biele (5:00 pm) Washington, D.C.
February 19: Bridge Street Books with Robert Mezey, (7.30 PM) Washington, D.C. 
February 25: Aspen Poets Society, Aspen, Colorado

March 29: Brookline Public Library at Coolidge Corner with Bob Mezey, 6 pm
March 30: Grolier Bookstore with Bob Mezey, Boston, MA
March 31: Jaberwocky Books with Bob Mezey, Newburyport, MA 3 pm

April 24: Volumes Bookcafe with Christina Pugh (7:00 pm), Chicago, Illinois
April 25: 57th Street Books with Chris Green (6:00 pm), Chicago, Illinois
April 27: Rhino Poetry evening at Bookends & Beginnings (6:00 pm), Chicago, Illinois
April 28: Myopic Books (7:00 pm), Chicago, Illinois

May 3: Open Bard Poetry Series Reading, Ridgeway, Colorado
May 3: Workshop at Weehawken Arts Center in Ridgeway, Colorado

June 23: Mother Foucault's Bookshop (7:00 pm), Portland, Oregon

September 13: The Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona
September 28: The Phoenix Poetry Series at Fillmore Coffee, Phoenix, Arizona

October 9: Reading at Coconino Community College Book Fair, Flagstaff, Arizona

November 6: Vespers at The Scottish Poetry Library with Sarah Corbett, Edinburgh, Scotland
November 17 & 18: Presenting on My Dark Horses at the Miami Book Fair, Miami, Florida
November 26: Narrow Chimney Reading Series at Uptown Pub House, Flagstaff, Arizona

December 5: Bright Side Bookshop with Andrea Francis, Flagstaff, Arizona
December 12: Fireside Chat at Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona
December 14: Changing Hands Bookstore, Tempe, Arizona

Workshops:

July 14: Poetry of Place at the Rocky Mountain Land Library, South Park, Colorado

September 23: Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop at the Museum of Northern Arizona

October 8: Insects and Inspiration: Poetry under the Stars at Walnut Canyon, Arizona
October 11: Poetry workshop at Coconino Community College, Flagstaff, Arizona

November 19: Poetry of Place Workshop at the Sedona Arts Center
November 29: Poetry of Grief and Healing, Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona
 

2017

Readings:

Jan 22: Literary Salon, Seaside, Florida

April 28: Breckenridge Creative Arts

May 9: Liverpool University Press Book Launch and reading
May 10: Reading and presentation at the Liverpool Atheneum
May 11: Reading at York St. John University, York
May 13: The Bookcase, Hebden Bridge Yorkshire
May 16: Reading at Albion Beatnik Bookstore, Oxford
May 17: Lunchtime Reading at Oxford Brookes University, Oxford
May 18: Daunt Books, Cheapside, London
May 21: Torriano Meeting House, London
May 23: CB1 Poetry, CB2 Cafe, Cambridge
May 24: Pighog Poetry Reading, Nightingale Room, Brighton
May 25: Words and Ears, Swan Hotel, Bradford on Avon
May 26: Reading at Keats House, Hamstead, London
May 27: Reading at the Poetry Cafe, London
May 28: Octavo's Book Cafe and Wine Bar, Cardiff

July 7: Cottonwood Center for the Arts, Colorado Springs, Colorado
July 23: Reading at Western Colorado State University, Gunnison, Colorado

August 18: Headwater Reading Series, Gunnison Arts Center, Gunnison Colorado

September 9: The Tattered Cover, Denver, Colfax Store
September 24-29: Talking Gourd Reading Series, with evening events in Norwood, Telluride, Colona, Paonia, and Fruita

October 3: Innisfree Bookstore, Boulder, Colorado
October 4: Reading with Michael Henry at Boulder Bookstore, Boulder, Colorado
October 6: Reading at Basalt Library, Basalt, Colorado
October 13: Headwaters Poetry Festival, Gunnison, Colorado
October 30: Phinney Books, Seattle, Washington

November 1: Reading at Third Place Ravenna Books, Seattle with Susan Rich and Katy Ellis
November 4: Elliot Bay Books, Seattle Washington with Suzanne Botelli and Jennifer Moss
November 10: Collected Works Bookstore, Santa Fe, New Mexico with Joan Logge and Kim Cope Tait

Workshops:

March 18: The Poetry Society of Colorado, Lakewood, Colorado

April 26: Alpine Arts Center, middle school writing workshop, Edwards, Colorado

June 5: Breckenridge Creative Arts, Breckenridge, Colorado
June 19: Breckenridge Creative Arts, Breckenridge, Colorado
June 27: The Bookworm of Edwards, Edwards, Colorado

July 3: Breckenridge Creative Arts, Breckenridge, Colorado
July 8: Cottonwood Center for the Arts, Colorado Springs, Colorado
July 15: Walking Mountain Science Center, children's poetry workshop, Avon, Colorado
July 17: Breckenridge Creative Arts, Breckenridge, Colorado
July 19-23: Writing the Rockies Conference at Western Colorado State University, Gunnison, Colorado

August 5: Rocky Mountain Land Library, South Park, Colorado
August 7: Breckenridge Creative Arts, Breckenridge, Colorado
August 21: Breckenridge Creative Arts, Breckenridge, Colorado
August 26: Co-teaching Poetry workshop with Wendy Videlock, Grand Junction, Colorado

October 6: Poetry Workshop at Basalt Region Library, Basalt, Colorado
October 14: Headwaters Poetry Festival, Gunnison, Colorado
October 21: Poetry Workshop at Colorado Springs Public Library
October 22: Workshop at Colorado Springs Public Library, East Branch

December 3-18: Chacala Literature Festival, Chacala, Mexico

2016

Readings:

The Book Den, Santa Barbara, CA, October 23, 2016
Jewish Federation of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, October 11, 2016
Chaucer's Books, Santa Barbara, CA, October 5, 2016
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History with Paul Willis, October 2, 2016
UC Santa Barbara Museum, Santa Barbara, CA, September 29, 2016
Congregation B’nai B’rith, Santa Barbara, CA, September 26, 2016
Rocky Mountain Land Library, South Park, CO, September 10, 2016
Walking Mountain Science Center, Avon, CO, August 28, 2016
Vail Public Library, Vail, CO,  June 15, 2016
Justice Snow's, Aspen CO,  June 8, 2016
Willow Creek Elementary School, Sausalito, CA, May 27, 2016
Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA, May 22, 2016
Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, May 12, 2016
Sausalito Public Library, Sausalito, CA,  May 5, 2016
Eagle Public Library, Eagle, CO, April 13, 2016
Blue Chair Tavern, Sewanee, TN, February 23, 2016
Denver Book Bar, Denver, CO, February 6, 2016

2015

Readings:

Colorado Academy, Denver, CO, December 18, 2015
Ashland Library, Ashland, OR, October 4, 2015
Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, Vail, CO, September 27, 2015
Rocky Mountain Land Library, South Park, CO, August 1, 2015
Dolly's Bookstore, Park City, UT, July 21, 2015
Stanley Public Library, Stanley, ID, April 9, 2015
Avon Public Library, Avon, CO, April 2, 2015
'Ole Man Berkins Bookstore, Breckenridge, CO, March 21, 2015
The Bookworm of Edwards, Edwards, CO,February 2, 2015

2014

Readings:

Edwards Elementary School, Edwards, CO, October 7, 2014
Colorado Mountain College, Edwards, CO, October 3, 2014
The Bookworm, Edwards, CO, September 4, 2014
University of Virginia, Young Writers Workshop - Visiting Writer, July, 2014
Laguna Beach Books, Laguna, CA, May 4, 2014
Pomona College, Claremont, CA, May 3, 2014
Pages, A Bookstore, Manhattan Beach, CA, April 30, 2014
DG Wills, La Jolla, CA, April 26, 2014
Innisfree Bookstore, Boulder, CO, April 19, 2014
Alexandria Public Library, Alexandria, VA, March 10, 2014
The Betsy Hotel, Miami, FL, January 8, 2014
Miami High School for the Arts, Miami, FL, January 6, 2014

2013

Readings:

The Chadwick School, Palos Verdes, CA, December 2013
The Country Bookshelf, Bozeman, MT, November 2013
Elk River Books; Livingston, MT, October 2013
The Raven, Book Launch, Bath, UK, January 2013
The Strand, Book Launch, London, UK, January 2013