Events Speaking Engagements and Book Events

May 23

Book launch party for “Chicken Scratch: Lessons on Living Creatively from a Flock of Hens.”

7 pm at Baker Book House, Grand Rapids, Mich.

May 30

SCBWI—Grand Rapids Shop Talk

7-8:30 pm via Zoom (link at


June 8

Scribbler blog post titled “On Chickens and the Writing Life"

June 15

“Chicken Scratch” reading, book signing

6:30 pm at Schuler Books, Grand Rapids, Mich.

July 28-29

Taylor University Professional Writers’ Conference in Upland, Indiana

Session 1: “Turning Your Everyday Life into Published Books”

Session 2: “Articles to Books: Leveraging lessons from article writing to move into writing books”