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Appearances 2018


May 6: Join us to celebrate the Third Street Writers’ book launch for their new issue, themed “Lost and Found.” I’ll be reading from a short piece included in the volume called “Images of My Mother.” Laguna Beach Books, 4 pm. No charge.

May 12: “Wine, Women, and Words: Orange County’s first festival of female creatives,” at Giracci Vineyards and Farms in Silverado Canyon. I’ll be on a panel and moderating another panel. Come meet authors, sip wine, and enjoy an afternoon in the country. 4-7 p.m. No charge for the event.