Previous Appearances

Speeches, Signings, and Readings

2021

June 19-Launch, Brogen’s North Restaurant, St. Simons Island, Georgia

2020

January 28 – Author Talk, Edge’ys Ice Cream, Monticello, Georgia, 6:30 pm

January 29 – Jasper County Hurricane Writers’ Workshop, Monticello, Georgia

January 30 – Author Talk, Putnam County Middle School, Eatonton, Georgia

January 30 – Author Talk, Georgia Writers Museum, Eatonton, Georgia, 6:00 pm

2019

April 19 – 8th Grade Writers Workshop, Lumpkin County (Georgia) Middle School

September 26 – “Career Cafe” Author Talk, Dawson County (Georgia) High School

November 14 – Southern Crescent Literature and Libations, Southern Fried Books, Newnan, Georgia, 6:30 pm

2018

February 1 – Author Workshop, Morgan County Middle School, Madison, Georgia

February 1 – Author Talk, Farmview Market, Madison, Georgia, 6:30 – 8:00 pm

March 24 – panel moderator, Dahlonega Literary Festival, Dahlonega, Georgia

September 13 – The Goddesses Book Club, Dawsonville, Georgia

September 18 – signing, The Blue Barn, Dawsonville, Georgia (1:00-4:00 pm)

October 5 – guest author, Evening with Authors You Should Know, Georgia Center for the Book at the Decatur Public Library Auditorium – 7:15 pm

2017

March 1 – Author Talk, Northeast Georgia Writers, SunTrust Bank (1:00 pm), Gainesville, Georgia

March 8 – opening reader, Open Mic night, sponsored by Georgia Humanities and the Dahlonega Literary Festival, Lumpkin County (GA) Library, 7:00 – 9:00 pm 

March 25-26 – panel moderator, Dahlonega Literary Festival, Dahlonega, Georgia

May 20 – signing, Humpus Bumpus Books, Cumming, Georgia (1:00 – 3:00 pm)

October 14 – Presenter, “Humor Me This,” Brenau LitFest, Brenau University, Gainesville, Georgia

October 21-22 – signing, 63rd Annual Gold Rush Days Festival, Dahlonega, Georgia

October 28-29 – signing, 50th Annual Mountain Moonshine Festival, Dawsonville, Georgia

2016

February 6 – signing, Leopold’s Ice Cream, Savannah, Georgia (1:00 – 5:00 pm)

March 9 – Royal Readers Book Club, Flowery Branch, Georgia

March 12-13 – panelist, Dahlonega Literary Festival, Dahlonega, Georgia

March 25 – Radio Interview, America’s Web Radio (americaswebradio.com), 11:00 am

April 19 – Northeast Georgia Writers, Meet Local Authors event, Rooster’s Perch, Gainesville,      Georgia (6:00-8:00 pm)

April 20 – Milton Writers on Writing Series, Milton Branch Public Library, Milton, Georgia (6:00-7:30 p.m.)

April 23 – author talk and book signing, University of North Georgia Alumni Weekend, UNG    Bookstore (1:00 p.m.), Dahlonega, Georgia 

May 3 – Author Talk Series, Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library, LaGrange, Georgia

May 13 – Author Talk, Lumpkin Elementary School, 4th Grade students, Dahlonega, Georgia 

June 10 – online event. Featured author in a Facebook “Virtual Village Book Festival.” (10:00 am – 5:00 pm) Join any time and ask “anything you wish.”

September 6 – Author Talk, University of North Georgia, English Department students, (7:00 pm), Dahlonega, Georgia

October 4 – Author Talk, Sautee Nacoochee Center, Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia (noon)

November 3 – Author Talk and Reading, Hallie Jane’s Catering (5:00 pm), Madison, Georgia

November 4 – Author Workshop, Morgan County Middle School, 8th Grade students, Madison, Georgia

December 21 – Author Talk, The Study Club, Gainesville, Georgia

2015

January 13–Rotary Club of White County, Georgia

February 17–Rotary Club of St. Simons Island, Georgia

March 21–Book Ends Book Club, Murrayville, Georgia

April 2–signing, Queen of Hearts Antiques, Alpharetta,  Georgia (4:00 – 8:00 pm)

April 25–signing, Frames You-Nique, “Spring Chicken Festival,” Gainesville, Georgia (10:00 am – 4:00 pm)

May 6– signing, Northeast Georgia Writers’ annual banquet, Gainesville, Georgia

May 7-signing, Lumpkin County Library, Dahlonega, Georgia (5:00 – 7:00 pm)

May 14–signing, “Dahlonega Awake Until Late,” on the square, in the courtyard of Jolie Day Spa & Salon, Dahlonega, Georgia (5:00 – 9:00 pm)

May 29–signing, Northeast Georgia Writers Anthology launch, Historic Downtown Gainesville Market on the Square, Gainesville, Georgia (2:30 – 6:30 pm)

June 2 & 3–Radio Interview, Thunder 104.3 FM, WZTR (June 2 at 7:30 am, 12:30 pm, 6:30 pm,           10:00 pm, and June 3 at 3:00 am)

June 3–Reading, Northeast Georgia Writers annual picnic, Gainesville, Georgia (“The Funeral for Trudy Mullinax,” winner of short story competition)

June 14–Featured Speaker, Milton Literary Group, Milton, Georgia

August 29-signing, Wolf Mountain Vineyards, Dahlonega, Georgia (1:00 – 3:00 pm)

September 30–Cumming Kiwanis Club, Cumming Georgia

October 9-11-signing, Mule Camp Market, Gainesville Square, Gainesville, Georgia

October 17-18-signing, Gold Rush Days, Dahlonega Visitors’ Center, Dahlonega, Georgia

October 24-25-signing, 48th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival, Dawsonville, Georgia

November 10–Presenter, Dahlonega-Lumpkin Chamber Business Connection expo, Camp Glisson, Georgia

November 14–Panelist and Moderator, Milton Literary Festival, Milton, Georgia

November 28-signing, G. J. Ford Bookshop, St. Simons Island, Georgia (1:00 – 3:00 pm)

December 12–Commencement Speaker–University of North Georgia fall graduation, Dahlonega, Georgia

2014

May 31–launch, Brogen’s North Restaurant, St. Simons Island, Georgia

June 23–WDUN radio interview, Gainesville, Georgia

June 2,–launch, Marshside Grill, Brunswick, Georgia

June 16–Author Talk, Lingo Lounge, Dahlonega, Georgia

June 23–WDUN radio interview, Gainesville, Georgia

June 25–launch, Crimson Moon Café, Dahlonega, Georgia

August 4–Author Talk, Literary Guild of St. Simons Island, Georgia

August 4–signing, G. J. Ford Bookshop, St. Simons Island, Georgia

August 21–Rotary Club of Dawson, Dawsonville, Georgia

August 30–signing, Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, Georgia

September 18–Dahlonega Sunrise Rotary Club, Dahlonega, Georgia

September 20–signing, Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, Dawsonville, Georgia (10:00 am -4:00 pm)

September 21–signing, Art in the Square, Gainesville, Georgia (11:00 am–4:00 pm)

September 27–signing, Lumpkin County Library, Dahlonega, Georgia (1:00–3:00  pm)

October 4–signing, Books For Less, Suwanee, Georgia (1:00–3:00 pm)

October 13–Brunswick Kiwanis Club, Brunswick, Georgia

October 14–Exchange Club of Brunswick, Georgia

October 16–Rotary Club of Brunswick, Georgia

October 25-26–signing, 47th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival, Dawsonville, Georgia

October 28–Rotary Club of Dahlonega, Georgia    

December 11–signing, Frames You-Nique, “Shop Home for the Holidays on the Square,” Gainesville, Georgia (4:30–8:00 pm)