Previous Appearances

Speeches, Signings, and Readings

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, 2015 – signing, Queen of Hearts Antiques, Alpharetta,  Georgia (4:00 – 8:00 pm)

April 25, 2015 – signing, Frames You-Nique, “Spring Chicken Festival,” Gainesville, Georgia (10:00 am – 4:00 pm)

May 6, 2015 – signing, Northeast Georgia Writers’ annual banquet, Gainesville, Georgia

May 7, 2015 – signing, Lumpkin County Library, Dahlonega, Georgia (5:00 – 7:00 pm)

May 14, 2015 – 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, 2015 – signing, Northeast Georgia Writers Anthology launch, Historic Downtown Gainesville Market on the Square, Gainesville, Georgia (2:30 – 6:30 pm)

June 2 & 3, 2015 – 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, 2015 – 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, 2015 – signing, Wolf Mountain Vineyards, Dahlonega, Georgia (1:00 – 3:00 pm)

September 30 – Cumming Kiwanis Club, Cumming Georgia

October 9-11, 2015 – signing, Mule Camp Market, Gainesville Square, Gainesville, Georgia

October 17-18, 2015 – signing, Gold Rush Days, Dahlonega Visitors’ Center, Dahlonega, Georgia

October 24-25, 2015 – 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, 2015 – 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

December 12, 2015 – Commencement Speaker, University of North Georgia fall graduation, Dahlonega, Georgia

2014

May 31, 2014 – launch, Brogen’s Restaurant, St. Simons Island, Georgia

June 23, 2014 – WDUN radio interview, Gainesville, Georgia

June 2, 2014 – launch, Marshside Grill, Brunswick, Georgia

June 16 – Lingo Lounge, Dahlonega, Georgia

June 23 – WDUN radio interview, Gainesville, Georgia

June 25, 2014 – launch, Crimson Moon Café, Dahlonega, Georgia

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

August 4, 2014 – signing, G. J. Ford Bookshop, St. Simons Island, Georgia

August 21 – Rotary Club of Dawson, Dawsonville, Georgia

August 30, 2014 – signing, Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, Georgia

September 18 – Dahlonega Sunrise Rotary Club, Dahlonega, Georgia

September 20, 2014 – signing, Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, Dawsonville, Georgia (10:00      am -4:00 pm)

September 21, 2014 – signing, Art in the Square, Gainesville, Georgia (11:00 am – 4:00 pm)

September 27, 2014 – signing, Lumpkin County Library, Dahlonega, Georgia (1:00 – 3:00  pm)

October 4, 2014 – 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, 2014 – signing, 47th annual Mountain Moonshine Festival, Dawsonville, Georgia

October 28 – Rotary Club of Dahlonega, Georgia    

December 11, 2014 – signing, Frames You-Nique, “Shop Home for the Holidays on the  Square,” Gainesville, Georgia (4:30 – 8:00 pm)