"The scariest moment is always just before you start."
-Stephen King On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
WRITING RESIDENCIES & WORKSHOPS
Djerassi Residency & Workshop with Jane Vandenburgh, 2016-2017 The Mesa Refuge, Artist’s Eye, Writers Voice with Elizabeth Fishel, 1/16 Book Passage, Short Story Repair with Molly Giles, 11/15
PRIZES & READINGS
Performance of Countdown to Zero, 6th Street Playhouse Readers’ Theater (Santa Rosa), 5/15 Actor & playwright in performance, A Play on Work, Center for Spiritual Living Santa Rosa, 3/15 Guest reader with Frequency Writers (Providence, RI), 3/13 Guest literary speaker on Author’s Talk (online broadcast) with Mark Tierno, 5/12 Winner, May Bea Later Flash Fiction Contest, Countdown to Zero, 11/10 Guest reader, River Reader Bookstore, (Guerneville), 6/09 Featured reader, Santa Rosa Junior College, 6/09 Essay Judge, Which Book Would You Save?, Sonoma County Book Festival, 9/07 KGGV 95.1, She Said: Women Writers Reading, 6/06 Fiction Judge, Ardella Mills Prize, Mills College, 3/06 First Prize: The Dickens Literary Review, The Rooms of Mrs. Howarth, 12/05 Guest reader, Books Inc. (Alameda), 8/05 Second Prize: Oxbow School (Napa), Red Dinosaur, 9/02 Third Prize: Napa Penwomen's Club, Absence, 9/01 Third Prize: Arts Council of Napa Valley, A Big Kid, 9/00