Upcoming Events

Wednesday, February 7, 2024 

Launch for the new issue of SALT: Old School Truth & Beauty--Poetry and Commentary, Blue Whale Poetry Series, Unity Chapel, 227 E. Arrellaga St., Santa Barbara, CA, 5:30 p.m. 

More info to come!

April 2024 

Launch for the San Diego Poetry Annual 2023-24, San Diego and online

Stay tuned--more info to come!

Previous Events

Sunday, November 19, 2023 

Online Launch for the fall 2023 issue of the online journal Inlandia: A Literary Journey, 1:00-3:00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

September 2023

Thank you to everyone who provided encouragement and donated in support of my participation in Tupelo Press's 30/30 Project  in September 2023!

Thursday, February 23, 2023 

Riverside City College's MUSE reading, online, 6:30 p.m.

Featured poet. Open mic, also! 

Thursday, February 16, 2023 

Chevalier's Books, Los Angeles, 6:00 p.m.

I'm thrilled to be reading with the amazing poet, writer, and teacher Cecilia Woloch at Chevalier's Books, 133 N. Larchmont Blvd., Los Angeles 90004. For more information, click here! 

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Featuring at Two Idiots Peddling Poetry, Ugly Mug Cafe, Orange, CA, 8:00 p.m.

 Ugly Mug Cafe, 261 N. Glassell St., Orange, CA 92866. $4 cover fee. For more info, click here. Open reading, too!

NEW!  YouTube videos of two poems from my feature at the Ugly Mug:

Reading from Field of Everlasting 

California Writers Club, Orange County Branch, Members Open Mic

December 3, 2022, at the Anaheim Packing Co.

Sunday, September 11, 2022

Second Sunday Poetry Series, Los Angeles, 5:00 p.m.

At the Studio Theatre at St. Denis Building, 3433 Cahuenga Blvd West, Los Angeles, CA 90068. Reading along with host Alex M. Frankel, who is launching his new book of short stories. Open reading, too!

Sunday, August 28, 2022

Cecilia Woloch & Friends Reading Series, Online, 12 noon (Pacific Time)

I was honored to be reading with the brilliant poets Joan Larkin and Cecilia Woloch!

Sunday, June 26, 2022

About Place Journal reading; recording available online by clicking here 

Log in to hear readings by contributors to the recent issue of About Place Journal  as well as a panel discussion about the issue's theme: Navigations: A Place for Peace.