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🕮 2024 🕮
February 14: Virtual
  • Valentine's Day on Valentine's Day
  • I'll be reading the first 45 minutes of my story "Valentine's Day"
  • 4 PM (Pacific Time)
  • Facebook Live: <--Tune in
February 22: Spokane, WA
  • Northwest Passages reading and discussion
  • In conversation with Shawn Vestal
  • 7:00 PM
  • Chronicle Building, 926 W. Sprague
  • Tickets $7, details here

April 3: Bloomington, Indiana
April 4: Casey, Illinois 
April 7: Indianapolis, Indiana
April 11: Cheney, WA
April 12: Spokane, WA
April 13Spokane, WA
🕮 2023 🕮
August 5: Virtual
August 19: Interview
  • KYRS Community Radio
  • Noon (Pacific Time)
  • 88.1/92.3 FM or streaming at

October 1: Spokane, WA
  • Book Release Party for Unexpected Weather Events
  • 2:00 PM
  • Shadle Library (2111 W. Wellesley Ave.)
October 8: Spokane, WA
October 19: Missoula, MT
October 26: Portland, OR
October 28: Olympia, WA
November 16: Spokane, WA

December 14: Interview 

🕮 2021 🕮

Wake to Words and Brew Some Coffee
April 14: Panel reading
November 5: Spokane, WA
  • First Friday at The Hive (2904 E. Sprague)
  • 4:00-7:00 PM
December 5: Reading from There's No Place, a novella (Part I)
December 12: Reading from There's No Place, a novella (Part II)
December 14: Spokane, WA

🕮 2020 🕮

January 18: Personally Speaking on KYRS
February 6: Northwest Arts Review
February 9: Spokane, WA
February 15: Spokane, WA
February 20: Missoula, MT
  • Reading and Discussion with Melissa Stephenson and Erin Pringle
  • 7:00 PM
  • Fact and Fiction Books  (220 North Higgins, Missoula, MT)
February 26: Spokane, WA

March 3: Austin, TX
  • One-page Salon hosted by Owen Egerton
  • 7 PM - 9ish PM
March 4-7: San Antonio, TX
  • Associated Writing Programs (AWP) Conference
March 6: San Antonio, TX
March 8: Austin, TX
  • Austin Book Launch of Hezada!
  • 5:00 PM
  • Book People (603 N. Lamar Blvd.)

April 2: The Writer's Block on L.A. Talk Radio
April 9: Champaign, Illinois CANCELLED
  • Reading and Discussion 
  • 6:30-7:30 PM
  • Champaign Public Library (200 W. Green St., Busey Bank Conference Room)
April 11: Casey, Illinois RESCHEDULED (August)
  • Hometown Book Launch: Reading and Book Signing
  • 2:00 PM
  • Casey Township Library (307 E. Main)
April 12: Tuscola, Illinois RESCHEDULED (August)

April 16-19: Spokane, WA CANCELLED
  • Get Lit! Literary Festival 
  • The event is now cancelled but virtual readings and other online opportunities may occur; stay tuned

April 30: Seattle, WA CANCELLED
  • Tragedy and the Fairy Tale: Donna Miscolta, Wendy Oleson, Melissa Stephenson, and Erin Pringle
  • Hugo House
May 16: Spokane, WA CANCELLED
  • Reading and Discussion
  • 2 PM
  • Wishing Tree Books
June 11: Spokane, WA CANCELLED
  • Liz Rognes and Erin Pringle
  • Auntie's Bookstore (402 W. Main)
  • Details to be announced closer to date

August 29: Casey, IL
Hometown Book Reading at Casey Township Library
August 30: Tuscola, IL
The Vault Art Gallery
August 30: Spokane, WA
Front Yard Book Reading
September 6: Audubon Park, Spokane
September 13: Audubon Park, Spokane
September 20: Audubon Park, Spokane

October 4: Audubon Park, Spokane

November 19: Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN
November 26: Wake to Words (and brew some coffee)
November 29: Auntie's Bookstore, Spokane


December 28: 20/20 on 2020: Writing Through an Unprecedented Year
🕮 2019 🕮

September 12-15: Montana Book Festival (
Missoula, Montana

📙 Friday, September 13th at 11:30 AMWillow Springs Reading
Location: The Public House, 130 E. Broadway St.
Description: A poetry/prose reading and a Q&A with Northwest writers who have all been published in Willow Springs Magazine. Willow Springs is the top-ranked literary journal affiliated with the Eastern Washington University MFA program.

📙 Friday, September 13th at 2 PMCelebrate Queer Voices
Location: Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.

📙 Saturday, September 14th at 11:30 AM: The Fractured American Dream in Fiction
Location: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Montana Properties, 314 N Higgins Ave
Description: Join these novelists in a discussion of the American Dream as portrayed in our novels, what it means to pursue it, the shifting nature of what it means from one decade to the next. Each of our novels deals with the American Dream in some ways, the pursuit, the failure, the impact, the fleeting nature, what happens when it slips through your fingers.

September 28: McSweeney's launch of Indelible in the Hippocampus
Spokane, WA
📙 A reading
Auntie's Bookstore
7:00-8:30 PM

October 5: South Hill Library Con
11 AM
3324 S. Perry
📙 I'll be telling a story to children, ages 2+

October 27: Spokane Writer's Conference
Spokane County Library
44 East Hawthorne Rd
📙 Writing with Grief: Sunday, Oct 27, 3:00-4:15 PM
📙 Using Visual Art for Inspiration: Sunday, Oct 27, 1:15 PM-2:15 PM

November 13: Spokane Writers Supporting Kids in Need of Defense
📙 A reading with 20 local writers
7:00-8:30 PM
35 W. Main

November 30
: Indies First! (Small Business Saturday)
📙I'll be a guest bookseller at Auntie's Bookstore!
My shift: 10-11 AM
402 West Main 

🕮 2018 🕮
March 15: L.A. Talk Radio
The Writer's Block
7 PM/Interview and discussion

March 23: Olympia, WA
Last Word Books (111 Cherry NE)
7 PM/Reading and Discussion with poet Ann Tweedy

April 7: Casey, IL
Casey Township Library (307 E. Main)
1 PM/Reading and Discussion

October 18: Pivot Spokane (Theme: Monsters)
Washington Cracker Building
304 W. Pacific Ave., Spokane, WA
7 PM/live storytelling event

🕮 2017 🕮

May 1
: Spokane, WA
Garageland, (230 West Riverside Ave.)
7 PM/Book Release Party
Reading and Book Signing, and music by Liz Rognes

May 5: Spokane, WA
Auntie's Books (402 W. Main)
6 PM/Reading and Discussion, followed by book signing (moderated by Liz Rognes)

May 27: Lake Forest Park, WA
6:30 PM/Reading and Signing
Third Place Books (17171 Bothell Way NE)

May 28: Tacoma, WA
7 PM/Reading and Signing
King's Books (218 St Helens Ave, Tacoma, WA)

June 11: North Hollywood, CA
7 PM/New Short Fiction Series performance of The Whole World at Once 
The Federal Bar, North Hollywood, CA
For info about the event:

June 15: Seattle, WA
7 PM/Hugo House Reading
1021 Columbia Street
Free and open to the public

June 30: Austin, TX
7-8 PM
Reading and Discussion, followed by book signing (moderated by Owen Egerton)

July 1: Austin, TX
Agents and Editors Conference, presented by The Writers' League of Texas
Downtown Hyatt

Sept. 27-Oct. 1: Missoula, MT
Montana Book Festival

October 14: Spokane, WA
Spokane Zine Fest 2017
The Barlett
228 W. Sprague

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