Information on upcoming events and appearances.


September 23-24th, 2016
The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

The University of Tulsa Creative Writing Department Workshop

Details TBA

October 14-15th, 2016
The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

Nimrod Journal’s Write Night and Conference for Readers and Writers

Nimrod International Journal’s Conference for Readers and Writers will feature classes on writing YA fantasy, romance, mystery, poetry, and more. I’m teaching a class on the basics of submitting work to journals and literary agents entitled “Publishing 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Getting Your Work Out There.” Other guests include YA fantasy authors Brenna Yovanoff and Sherry Thomas, poets Robin Coste Lewis and Chloe Honum, fiction writers Angela Turner and Toni Jensen, and mystery writer Will Thomas. Scholarships to lower the cost of the Conference are available, especially for students and teachers.

November 12th, 2016
Oxley Nature Center, Tulsa, OK

Writing Well Creative Writing Workshop

I’ll be the Keynote Speaker at the Writing Well Creative Writing Workshop.

February 8-11th, 2017
Washington, DC

2017 AWP Conference and Bookfair

I’ll be manning Nimrod International Journal’s table at the Bookfair. Feel free to drop by and say hi!

I love to do school and library visits (in person and via Skype) and other writing/book related events such as conferences, etc. If you’re interested in arranging a visit for your group or conference, please email me.