Annie Ernaux: A 4-Week Study in Memoir

4 Tuesdays: May 2, 9, 16, 23
4pm Pacific | 7pm Eastern
Online via Zoom

In this 4-week course, Linda Joy Myers and I will be celebrating and teaching the work of 2022’s Noble laureate, Annie Ernaux, author of more than 20 books. Check out the details and join us for the opportunity to open your horizons, improve own your writing, and expand your thinking about memoir writing.

Publishing University

May 4-6, 2023
San Diego, California

Publishing University is the premier event of the year for independent publishers, put on by the Independent Book Publishers Association. If you’re a publisher or an indie author, this is a supportive environment to learn the business of publishing from all angles. It’s also a wonderful community and I’d love to see and/or meet you there!

Bay Area Book Festival

May 6-7, 2023
Berkeley, California

Come to downtown Berkeley to celebrate the Bay Area Book Festival’s many offerings this spring.

I’ll be interviewing Nicole Chung, author of All You Can Ever Know, on Sunday, May 7 at 2 PM.

Come join us at The Marsh Berkeley – Theater

Nonfiction Writers Conference

May 10-12, 2023

This is a sliding scale event, and Cheryl Strayed is the keynote. A fabulous conference to help you navigate the ins and outs of your craft and the publishing world. I’m happy to be participating on a panel on May 10!

Rocaberti Writers Retreat, France

July 19th-24th, 2024
Marouatte Castle,
The Dordogne,

Have you ever dreamed of writing in France, in a French castle, and staying in community with other writers? And working one-on-one with a mentor? That’s what this weeklong retreat in France will be—a dream come true! This is an experience of a lifetime, and I’d love to answer any questions you have about joining me and studying with me one-on-one in this context.