Events

You’ll often find me speaking to a group of youth or adult writers. Please see my speaking page for more information about speaking to your organization, workshop, conference, or festival.

Places I’m Going

October-December 2019

We’ll be covering plot, character, and more!
Mauldin, South Carolina

 

Places I’ve Been

Sep 27-29, 2019

Friday through Sunday
SCBWI Carolinas Fall Conference
Crown Plaza Hotel
Charlotte, North Carolina

Sep 1, 2019

Atlanta, Georgia
SCBWI Southern Breeze Tent
  • 4-6PM Featured Author, presenting:
    Underserved Young YA Readers: The struggle to find books for 13-/14-year-olds, and what makes their ideal book worth fighting for

May 2019

Greenville, South Carolina
Classroom visit
70 7th Graders

Book Discussion: The Firebrand Legacy

June 2018

Fontana Dam, North Carolina
Faculty Member
  • Faculty Q&A
  • Crafting Strong Characters Workshop
  • Writing Conflict Workshop
  • One-on-One Critiques

Feb 2018

Greenville, South Carolina
Classroom visit
50 Elementary Schoolers
Book Discussion: The Firebrand Legacy

Jan 2018

Greenville, South Carolina
Classroom visit
12 Book Club Members
Book Discussion: Death Dragon’s Kiss

Dec 2017

Greenville, South Carolina
Classroom visit
4 classes of 25 7th Graders
Book Discussion: The Firebrand Legacy