Events

June 2021

SoulCollage® for Writers Workshop
Tucson, AZ
**SOLD OUT (more to come in the future)
SoulCollage® is a practice that frees your intuitive mind, providing hints and direction for questions you might have about your writing. As a newly minted SoulCollage® Facilitator I am impressed by the usefulness of this simple technique to enhance the creative process.

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February 27, 2021

Storyteller at “Notes from the Motherfield,” a movement of radical mothers dedicated to telling complicated truths and listening. Story-coaching, knowledge, and support are shared by storytelling alumni and staff to continue building connections and communities of care for mothers through storytelling. Presented by Kore Press, Tucson, AZ.

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Saturday, April 11, 2020 POSTPONED

Moving from Paper to Voice (and back again) Workshop presented by Wandering Writers Workshops.

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January 24, 2020

Co-Keynote speaker with Kathleen Roberts, “Our Stories, Our Lives,” Gather the Elders Conference, Tucson, AZ

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February 2 and 9, 2019

Workshop, “Bibliobiography,” Antigone Books, Tucson, AZ

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August 15, 2018

Storyteller, “Tattoo Tales,” Porchlight Storytelling and the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

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June 10, 2019

ReadingThe Radical Act of Community StorytellingThe Golden Notebook, Woodstock, NY

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May 12 & 13, 2018

Workshop, “Storytelling Under the Stars,” Women’s Wilderness Writing Workshops, Cochise, AZ

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April 20, 2018

Reading, Women’s Words, Antigone Books, Tucson, AZ

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April 7, 2018 

Workshop, “Developing a Personal Story,” Tellers of Tales, Tucson, AZ

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March 24, 2018 

Reading, Reading Series, Saints and Sinners Literary Festival, New Orleans, LA

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March 4, 2018 

Reading, The Radical Act of Community StorytellingGlobal Arts Gallery, Patagonia, AZ

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January 13, 2018

Workshop, “The Art and Craft of Personal Storytelling,” Vail Preservation Society, Vail, AZ

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January 4, 2018

Co-curator and emcee with Adam Hostetter, “Memory,” Odyssey Storytelling, Tucson, AZ

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October 6, 2017

ReadingBest of FST!, Antigone Books, Tucson, AZ

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October 11, 2017

Storyteller, “Act Your Age,” Female Story Tellers (FST!), Tucson, AZ

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September 22, 2017

Co-Producer, with David Fitzsimmons, “Thanks for the Mammaries–An Evening of Storytelling in Support of Making Strides Against Breast Cancer,” Tucson, AZ

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Saturday, September 30, 2017

Workshop with Ethel Lee Miller, “TELL IT! Presentation Skills for Writers (and anyone who wants to tell their story like a pro),” Tellers of Tales, Tucson, AZ

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September 7, 2017

ReadingBest of FST book launch, Tucson, AZ

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June 10, 2017 

Speaker, “How to Tell a Good Story,” Arizona Mystery Writers, Tucson, AZ

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July 1, 2017

Workshop, “Voices Uncensored: The Radical Act of Community Storytelling,” National Storytelling Network Conference, Kansas City, MO

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May 6, 2017 

Workshop, “Telling Your Personal Story,” Tellers of Tales, Tucson, AZ

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May 4, 2017

Co-curator and emcee with Adam Hostetter, “Only in Tucson,” Odyssey Storytelling, Tucson, AZ

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April 21, 2017

ReadingThe Radical Act of Community StorytellingAntigone Books, Tucson, AZ

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April 1, 2017

Workshop with Ethel Lee Miller, “TELL IT! Presentation Skills for Writers (and anyone who wants to tell their story like a pro),” Tucson, AZ

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March 24, 2017

Book release partyThe Radical Act of Community Storytelling, and Odyssey Storytelling Fundraiser, Tucson, AZ

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November 11, 2016 

Panel presentation, “Compassion Across Cultures,” Casa de La Luz Foundation Conference, Tucson, AZ

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October 26, 2016

Reading, “Autumn Antics,” Writers Read, Tucson, AZ

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July 7, 2016

Co-curator and emcee with Adam Hostetter, “Play,” Odyssey Storytelling, Tucson, AZ

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March 25, 2016

Reading with Kaitlin Meadows, “Kitchen Confidential,” Antigone Books, AZ

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Thursday, January 7, 2016 

Storytelling, “DIY,” Odyssey Storytelling, Tucson, AZ

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November 10, 2015

Speaker, “Odyssey Storytelling and the LGBT Community,” Southern Arizona Senior Pride, Tucson, AZ

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July 5, 2015

Workshop with Susy Plummer, “Integrity, Creativity, Intuition,” Tumbi Umbi, NSW, Australia

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July 1, 2015

Workshop with Susy Plummer, “Shake it Up: Finding Your Inner Creative Self,” Woy Woy, NSW, Australia

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June 2, 2015

Reading, “Downtown/Uptown,” Writers Read, Tucson, AZ

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May 2, 2015

Presentation, “Multicultural Practices in Grief and End of Life,” Continuum: The End of Life Cultural Project Conference sponsored by The Southwest Folklife Alliance, Tucson, AZ

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Reading with Kaitlin Meadows, “Give and Take: a Literary Performance,” Antigone Books, Tucson, AZ

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April 17, 2016

Workshop, “Telling Your Story: The Art and Craft of Oral Storytelling for Writers,” Story Circle Network Conference Austin, TX

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April 8, 2015 

Storyteller, “DIY,” Female Story Tellers (FST!, Tucson, AZ

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November 5, 2014

Reading, Writer’s Read, Tucson, AZ

* The photo used on this page was taken by David Travis