I’m eager to talk to people of all ages about The Rosemary Spell, children’s books, and writing generally. I look forward to meeting you!
Check out the amazing teacher’s guide for The Rosemary Spell here.
A visit to your school, library, or community! Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an event.
The Pennsylvania Writing & Literature Project, Saturday Seminar
March 3, West Chester University
There’s still time to register for this one-day writing event. Check out the FLYER for more information, including the link for online registration.
KSRA (Keystone State Reading Association) Conference
October 8-10, Hershey, PA
I’ll give a talk the morning of the 10th titled “Where Ideas Come From.” I’ll also be at the author lunch on the 9th and signing books on both Monday and Tuesday. Come say Hi!
8 August 2017 – Guthrie Memorial Library, Hanover PA
22 February 2017
Stevens Primary School, Williamsport, PA
8-11 February 2017
AWP (Association of Writers and Writing Programs) Conference, Washington, DC
“Children’s Authors in the Academy” with Claudia Mills & Anne Nesbet.
17-18 November 2016
New Jersey Association of School Libraries (NJASL), Long Branch, NJ
“Exploring the Creative Process” with Jan Cheripko and Lindsay Barrett George
21 October 2016
Celebrate the Book, Bosler Memorial Library, Carlisle, PA
15 October 2016
PCTELA conference, State College, PA
It was great fun talking with so many dedicated English and Language Arts teachers from all over the state of PA!
28 September 2016
Reading as part of the ART-Seed weekly series at Marble House in Vermont.
You can watch a video of my reading and the subsequent Q&A on vimeo. I start around 17:00.
13 July 2016
Adams County Library System, Gettysburg, PA
29 April 2016
Blessed Sacrament School, New York, NY
16 April 2016
Stadler Center for Poetry ~ Bucknell Hall, Lewisburg, PA
14 March 2016
Ashbrook School,Corvallis, OR
12 March 2016
Reading & Signing at the Book Bin stores in Salem and Corvallis, OR
10-15 December 2015
School Visits, Lewisburg, PA
I spoke to over 120 5th graders in an hour-long assembly and met with 6th graders in 3 groups of ~25 kids. With both, I described how I get ideas and the process of writing and revision. I also read from The Rosemary Spell.
4 December 2015 – Book Launch at Barnes & Noble, Lewisburg, PA
Over 100 people came to hear me talk about and read from The Rosemary Spell.