Photo by Bruce Bloy

October 23, 2021, 10:00-11:00 a.m.: Poetry reading, with Carmen TafollaConnie VoisineBeate Sigriddaughter as part of Southwest Word Fiesta, held in Silver City, NM, October 22-24, 2021.

December 14, 2021: Publication of short story collection Dona Nobis Pacem (Unsolicited Press).

February 2022: Publication of poetry collection Wild Flowers (FutureCycle Press).

Highlights from past events:

July 17, 2021, 2:00 PM: Book launch for prose poetry collection Kaleidoscope at the Tranquilbuzz Coffee House, Silver City, NM.

April 11, 2021, 3:00 PM Mountain Time, Poetas del Sur. A recording of the Zoom event is available in a comment to an April 8, 2021 post at

April 9, 2021, 6:30 pm UTC time: Crannóg 54 launch. A recording of the Zoom event is available at

February 29, 2020: Book launch for my new poetry collection Emily at theTranquilbuzz Coffee House, Silver City.

December 13, 2019: Reading at Changing Hands, Tempe, AZ, 7:00 pm, followed by open reading.

December 6, 2019: Reading with Elise Stuart, Eve West Bessier, and Leonore Hildebrandt at Bayard Public Library, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

October 4, 2019: Reader as one of past poets laureate of Silver City and Grant County during Southwest Festival of the Written Word.

October 3, 2019: Masterclass Writing in a Woman’s Voice as prologue to Southwest Festival of the Written Word.

September 21, 2019: Book launch for Dancing in Santa Fe and other poems at the Tranquilbuzz Coffee House in Silver City.

February 2018: Participant in Creative Voices as part of the Seventh Natural History of the Gila Symposium.

October 2012: My Mother’s Story, a play produced in North Vancouver, Canada, telling the stories of eight mothers, including mine, of then current North Vancouver residents.