Readings / Classes / Workshops





Friday, March 24th, feature reader at Planet Earth Poetry, Hillside Coffee and Tea.

Wednesday, April 19th: feature reader at The Rabbit Hole reading series at The Copper Owl, Victoria.

Saturday, April 22nd, all-day workshop @ Royal Roads U, Colwood

April 29th, blue-pencilling and reading at the FBCW, Nanaimo

June 26-30th, week-long writing retreat (Nature meets Nurture) at MISSA, Metchosin.

Currently, I’m teaching again in Winter 2017 at Camosun College… a beginner’s writing class. Details at this link.

Recent events:

Saturday March 4th: Fat Oyster Reading Series and workshop in Fanny Bay, BC.

Thursday Feb. 2nd, Groundhog Day–reading at the Copper Owl, in Victoria, for Truth and Shadows: a CNF reading.

Sunday, Feb. 5th: Love, Poetry and Chocolate at the GVPL. Info here!

Tuesday, February 28th: Book Launch! Munro’s Books. Doors at 7, reading at 7:30. Music and cupcakes and signing, too!


Past events:

Fall 2016:

I’m happy to be hosting a reading and panel discussion of this year’s Victoria Butler Book Prize shortlisted writers, on Wed. Sept. 21st, for the Victoria Festival of Authors.

Recent readings, Spring 2016:

Wednesday, March 9th, Salt Spring Island Library, 7 pm. With Kathleen Winter and Kathy Page.

Wednesday, March 16th, Warren Review’s Event Series “The Rabbit Hole,” at The Copper Owl, Victoria BC

Past Readings / Appearances:

  • Pop-up writing class: May 29th, Oak Bay. Here’s the info. 
  • MISSA: I facilitated a 2-day workshop in beautiful Metchosin, July 2 & 3.  Throwing Your Voice.
  • Thursday, October 22nd, 2015: Hillside Coffee and Tea, Victoria BC, with Yvonne Blomer and Bonnie Reilly Schmidt. 7:30 pm.
  • June 5th, 2015.  Elevate The Arts, Courtenay, BC , reading with four other writers at the Art Gallery, 7 pm.
  • June 7th, 2015. One Day Writing Workshop, Cumberland, BC. For more info: the Facebook Event.
  • June 15th, 2015. Fairfield Market. Elements Reading Series. 7 pm.
  • May 16th, 2015: reading from “This Place a Stranger,” an anthology of tales about women travelling alone. Pender Island, BC, Talisman Books. 
  • May 2nd, 2015: Backbeat Books, Perth ON. Book launch and reading, 1 – 5 pm. Reading at 4 p.m.
  • May 5th, 2015: Stella Luna Gelato, Ottawa, ON. Book launch and reading. 7 p.m.
  • May 6th, 2015: The Pivot Reading Series in Toronto, ON. 8 p.m.
  • May 8th, 2015: Epic Books, Hamilton, ON. 7 p.m
  • April 14th, 2015: Munro’s Books, Victoria. Read Local BC event–“On The Road.”
  • March 21st, 2015: Wordsthaw, Brief Encounters, University of Victoria.