September 10th, 2019

7 PM


(I’m excited about this event with Ron

—the author of We Might As Well Light Something on Fire—

as we’ll be reading from each other’s collections

and discussing CURIOSITY)


Newtonville Books

10 Langley Road
Newton Centre
Newton, MA 02459



Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Afternoon Book Chat with Grant Buday at McNally Robinson Books  ~ 2:30 pm

Mainstage: WHERE IN THE WORLD? ~ Manitoba Theatre for Young People ~ 7:30 pm 

with Caity Curtis, Stephen Sim, Grant Buday, Lori Cayer, Stephen Henighan, Tristan Hughes

The Boston Writing Workshop

Saturday, September 29th ~ Sheraton Hotel 



Tuesday, October 9th  

Happy Hour: Adventures in Short Fiction ~ 5 - 6:30 pm

with Michael Hingston, Natalie Olsen, Paige Cooper 

Wednesday, October 10th

The Way We Wear ~ 7 - 8:30 pm

hosted by Claire Cameron, with Paige Cooper, Evan Munday, Vivek Shraya, Sherwin Tjia, Najwa Zebian


Thursday, October 25th

Ocean State Writing Conference

University of Rhode Island

a panel discussion:

First Fiction: with Mira T. Lee & Dariel Suarez

5 pm.

Book City window at the Danforth location

Book City window at the Danforth location



Toronto Public Library's The EH LIST

MAY 17th, 2018  @7pm

In Conversation with Erin Fisher

& Toronto Star Books Editor Deborah Dundas

Runnymede Branch


Davisville Free Library

(481 Davisville Rd., North Kingstown, RI) 

 September 10th, 2016  @  2pm-3pm


The Ocean State Summer Writers Conference

The University of Rhode Island

June 25th, 2016 @ 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Workshop: Creative Courage & the Memoir 



North Kingstown Public Library

April 29th, 2015  6:30 pm

Antartica and Autism~a discussion & signing

(100 Boone St., North Kingstown, RI)

McNally Jackson Books, NYC--the Guernica print launch

McNally Jackson Books, NYC--the Guernica print launch


The Elephant Room

Dec.18th, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

ARIA's Lively Literati

(2170 Broad Street, Cranston, RI)


Harvard Book Store

December 5th, 7 p.m.

"The Writer's Journey"

with Tilia Jacobs & Tasneem Zehra Husain

(1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA)


Battle of the Books, Brooklyn Book Festival

Battle of the Books, Brooklyn Book Festival

ARIA Book Expo

November 8th, 2015, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

(West Warwick Civic Center, 100 Factory Rd., 

Warwick, RI)



Brooklyn Book Festival / Late Night Library

Battle of the Books

6:30 pm September 18th, 2014

(Pacific Standard, Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY)




McNally Jackson Books

7 pm, October 23rd, 

Guernica Annual Launch Event

(52 Prince Street, NYC)


Women's Club of South County, 

15th Annual Book & Author Lunch

11:30 am-2:30 pm July 9th, 2014

(with Joan Wickersham and Dawn Tripp

@ the Dunes Club, Narragansett, RI) 


Freerange Nonfiction Reading Series

7:30 pm June 17, 2014

(with Julia Fierro and Peter von Ziegesar 

Culturefix, 9 Clinton St, New York City)

Bank Square Books,

 October  25th, 1 pm

with Michael Freeman & Carolyn Dalgliesh

(53 W Main St, Mystic, Connecticut)


Newport Public Library,

2 pm September 27th, 2014

Reading with Carolyn Dalgliesh, author of

The Sensory Child Gets Organized 

(300 Spring St., Newport, RI)


Ocean State Writers Conference, June 19-21, 2014

(Reception reading, 4:30-5:30, Thursday, June 19th, 

Creative Nonfiction panel with Mary Cappello, Christine Montross

and Nicole Walker, 3:00-4:15, Friday, June 20th,

University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI)



The Muse & the Marketplace: a Literary Conference

 May 2-3, 2014

Workshop (with Rosie Sultan, author of Helen in Love): 

Writing the Historical Figure in Fiction and Nonfiction,

May 3rd 2:30-3:30 pm, Boston, Massachusetts


Books on the Square, Reading and Signing

7 pm April 3rd, 2014

(471 Angell St., Providence, RI) 

AHA! Reading Series "First Person, Inside Story"

7-9 pm May 13, 2014

(with Amy Brill and Elizabeth Graver,

Tia Maria Café, 42 North Water St., New Bedford,



Autism Fundraiser with KNOW THE NIGHT

 and Jazz (The Cynthetics)

7:30 pm April 24th, 2014

(The Chester Playhouse, 22 Pleasant St., Chester, Nova Scotia)


The Freerange Nonfiction series, NYC

The Freerange Nonfiction series, NYC

Island Books, Reading and Signing

6:30 pm March 27th, 2014

(575 East Main Street, Middletown, RI)


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