April 16-17, 2018 University of Portland, Readings and Lectures Series, Portland, Oregon. I’m thrilled to be part of UP’s guest writer series. I’ll meet with classes April 16 and give an evening reading April 17 at 7:30pm in the University Bookstore.


April 26, 2018 Howard Community College, Columbia, Maryland. Howard County Poetry and Literature Society’s 2018 Blackbird Poetry Festival, Sunbird Poetry Reading. I’m thrilled to join HoCoPoLitSo for this poetry festival. I’ll conduct a workshop for Howard Community College students, read with poet Marilyn Chin at the Sunbird Reading, and film an interview with Marilyn Chin for the Writing Life.

June 27, 2018 Lancaster Poetry Exchange, 7:30pm Barnes & Noble Bookstore, Lancaster PA. I’m grateful to my friend, poet Le Hinton for inviting me again to this terrific reading series.