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Appearances 2018

March 20 At the Pen on Fire Speaker Series and Salon, nonfiction authors Karen Karbo and Dinah Lenney join me to talk about their recent books, and the art and business of writing. Register here.

April 7   Literary Orange, Newport Beach, CA  Moderating fiction panel with Susan Henderson, Julia Fierro, and Rachel Khong. Click here.

April 21-22 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Fiction panel on Sunday at 12:30 (Hoffman Hall) with Lisa See, Luis Alberto Urrea, and Margaret Wilkerson Sexton.