Upcoming Appearances

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Come see me in the Fredericksburg area at one of these events! Writer’s Conference • November 11 @ Porter Library I will be part of a panel discussion from 1:30-3:00, and available for questions and comments at the authors’ reception from 3:00-5:00. Book Signing and Art Sale • December 2 @ England Run Library, 1:00-3:00 Book Signing and Art Sale • December 9 @ Salem Church Library, 1:00-3:00 Book Signing and Art Sale • December 16 @ Porter Library, 1:00-3:00 Lecture: Art and the Apocalypse • February 6 @ England Run Library, 7:00-8:00 Art has a unique way of communicating thoughts more »

Art Show at England Run Library

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Through the month of May, a collection of my photography, illustrations, ink drawings, and additional fluff/cool prop items will be on display at England Run Library in Stafford, Virginia. Most of the pieces in the show are available for sale. I will also be there to sell and sign small prints and books on May 20th, 1:00-4:00. Check out a preview of the show below:

Art Show at England Run Library

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I have twenty-two pieces of art on display at England Run Library through the month of May. Most pieces in the show are for sale. Check it out at: 806 Lyons Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA, 22406. Join me on Saturday, May 14 from 1:00-4:00 at the library for a live art demonstration! I will also be selling unframed prints, hand-drawn sketches, and signed books during the demo.

Spring Appearances

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I will be attending two events in Fredericksburg, VA this spring, and have an art show coming soon: March 19 11:00-12:00 I will be giving a lecture at the Barbara Hicks Geslock Women’s Forum, hosted at James Monroe High School. My talk will be similar to the lecture I gave last year, “Writing and the Creative Lens,” with some modifications and new insights about how to write according to your own needs and schedule. May All month I will be having an art show at England Run Library. Come see my latest works! Most pieces will available for sale. May more »

Upcoming Appearances

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I am speaking at two venues this Spring, so come out and see me if you’re in the area! — Saturday, March 28th, 10:00 a.m. James Monroe High School I’m speaking at the Fredericksburg Women’s Forum about digital art and illustration. Sunday, April 12, 2:00 p.m. England Run Library I’m a guest speaker for the CRRL’s Spring Author Series, talking about my approach to writing. — I will also be showing art for the month of April at England Run Library, and having a collection of my writing-related items displayed at the Headquarters Library in downtown Fredericksburg April-May. These will more »

On Book Signings

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Not long after I released my first book, I started doing book signings. They are a great way to hawk your new releases, get exposure for yourself, and generate buzz for your work. However, I found there was little information about what to actually expect during them. I found plenty of resources about what to bring to them, how to sit or stand or pitch, but I could not find anything about the real interactions with people I could expect, and being the socially awkward person I am, that was the information I most needed. So having completed (or maybe more »

Book Signings and Other Things

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Hello all, Just a few quick updates: First, if you’re in the Fredericksburg area, I’ll be at Salem Church Library tomorrow (Saturday, Feb. 2nd) from 2 until 5:30. If you can’t make it, you can also find me at Porter library on the 4th from 5:00-8:30, or at England Run on the 15th from 2:00-5:30. Also, I’ve begun work on the cover for book four, The Mirror Of Dùmsaro. Hopefully I will be able to show it to you within a week or two! I also got the manuscript for the book back a few days ago from an editor, more »