Upcoming Readings

Please join me in 2019 for readings

from Echolocation, out now from Cirque Press.

Saturday,  Mar. 16, 2019, 2-4 pm 

Local Authors Book Fair

Deschutes Public Library

Bend, Oregon

reading & book signing

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 7-9pm

Black Hat Books

2831 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd

Portland, OR 97212

with Finishing Line Poets, AWP off-site reading

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Associated Writers Program 2019 Conference

Bookfair, Oregon Convention Center, Portland

10-11am, Book-signing at Terrain.org, Booth 9029

1-3pm, Book-signing at Cirque Journal & Press booth 12080

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Sylvia’s Tulips – Inland Poetry Prowl

Downtown Ellensburg, Washington

Fri. 8-10pm, Old Skool’s, 308 N Main St

Sat. 12-10pm around town

Friday, April 19, 2019, 7-9pm

Third Place Books

17171 Bothell Way NE, #A101

Lake Forest Park, WA 

with Ann Tweedy

Monday, May 6, 2019, 6-8pm

Free Range Poetry Series

Northwest Library on NW 23rd & Thurman

Portland, OR

with Carey Taylor and Joannie Stangeland

Friday, July 26, 2019

Last Friday Poetry Series

Book Bin

450 Court St NE

Salem, OR 97301

with John Sibley Williams

Thursday, June 27, 2019, time tba 

Writer’s Block Bookstore & Cafe

3956 Spendard Road

Anchorage, AK

with Kerry Feldman and Karen Tschannen

Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 – 6-8pm


4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW

Albuquerque, NM 87107

Saturday, Oct. 27, 2019

SOMOS Book Shop

108-B Civic Plaza Drive

Taos, NM  87571

time TBA

Sunday, Oct. 28, 2019

Teatro Paraguas

3205 Calle Marie Suite B

Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505 

time TBA


Past readings, 2016-2019


Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, 4-6pm

The Voice of Empathy Reading Series

Tiny Theater PDX

3306 SE 65th Ave

Portland, OR

with Carl Adamshick

Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, 10-11pm PST

Poetry and Everything with Judith Arcana

KBOO radio, 90.7 fm, streaming & podcasted

Interview & William Stafford Birthday show

Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, 7-9 pm

Mother Foucault’s

523 SE Morrison St

Portland, OR 97214

with Melissa Reeser Poulin and Carey Taylor

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 – 7-9pm

Milwaukie Poetry Series

Ledding Library/Pond House

2215 SE Harrison St. 

Milwaukie, OR 97222

Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 – 4:30-6:30pm

River Road Reading Series

1550 River Road

Eugene, OR 

with Rachel Swafford and Carl Swart

Dec. 17, 2018

Talking Earth, “Under the Influences”

KBOO Radio 90.7fm (podcasted here)

w/ Chrys Tobey, Pecos B Jett and Amy Temple Harper (and hosts Amanda and Sophia Helstrom-White)

Nov. 29, 2018 – 7-8pm

Another Read Through

3932 N Mississippi Ave

Portland, OR 97227

with Carey Taylor & Christianne Balk

Nov. 3, 2018 -7-9pm

Women Writers Against Trump

Food Ford & Drink

2505 SE 11th Ave.

Portland, OR 

with Judith Arcana, Tammy Lynne Stoner and Genevieve Hudson

Oct. 3, 2018 – 7-9pm

Plonk Reading Series

Corkscrew Wine Bar

1665 SE Bybee Blvd

Portland, OR 97202

with Tabitha Blackenbiller and Liz Asch Greenhill

Aug. 25, 2018 -7-9pm

Cirque Journal, Summer Issue release & Echolocation Book Launch


5441 SE Belmont St

Portland, OR 97215

with Cirque Journal contributors

Aug. 24, 2017 – 7-9pm

Cirque Journal

Tabor Space

5441 SE Belmont St

Portland, OR 97215

with current and past contributors

May 14, 2017 – 7-9pm

Studio Series & Open Mic

Stonehenge Studios

3508 SW Corbett Avenue

Portland, OR  97239

with Kristin Roedell

April. 5, 2017 – 7-9pm

Word Warriors

Common Ground Coffee House

4321 SE Hawthorne Blvd.

Portland, OR 97215

with Jamie Houghton and Katharine Salzmann

March 15, 2017 – 6-7pm

Lake County Library 

Lakeview, OR

Feb. 16, 2017 – 7-8pm

First Draft Writers Series

Pendleton Center for the Arts

214 N. Main

Pendleton, OR 97801

Feb. 6, 2017 – 7-8pm

Timberline Review

Annie Bloom’s Books 

7834 SW Capitol Hwy

Portland, Oregon 97219

with current contributors

Feb. 1, 2017 – 7-9pm

Word Warriors

Common Ground Coffee House

4321 SE Hawthorne Blvd.

Portland, OR 97215

with Chrys Tobey & Nathan Wade Carter

Jan. 20, 2017 – 7-9pm

Not Our President: Women Writers Against Trump

Ford Food and Drink

2505 SE 11th Ave., Suite 101

Hosted by Chrys and Allison Tobey, with Alicia Jo Rabins, Coleman Stevenson, Jenny Forrester, Lara Messersmith-Glavin, Margaret Malone, Sage Cohen, Shayla Lawson, Tammy Lynne Stoner, Wendy Chin-Tanner

Nov. 10, 2016 – 7-9pm

Ghost Town Poetry Series Open Mic

Angst Gallery

1015 Main St.

Vancouver, WA 98660

with Nancy Flynn

Oct. 28, 2016 – 5:30-6:30 pm

University of Arizona

ENR2 Building, Room S225

1064 E Lowell St.

Tucson, AZ 85747

Hosted by Terrain.org, co-sponsored by UofA Dept. of English and Institute of the Environment

with Scot Siegel

Oct. 27, 2016 -6:30-8:30

The Coronado Cafe

2201 N 7th Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85006

Hosted by Four Chambers Press

with Scot Siegel

Oct. 10, 2016 -7-9pm

Grassroots Bookstore

227 SW 2nd

Corvallis, OR 97333

with Scot Siegel

Sept. 28, 2016 – 7-9 pm

Fierce on the Page Reading & Panel

Another Read Through

3932 N. Mississippi Ave.

Portland, OR 97227

Hosted by Sage Cohen; reading & discussion with Stevan Allred and Nikki Schulak

Aug. 7, 2016 -10-11:00 am

Lents International Farmers Market

SE Foster & 91st Ave. 

Portland, OR 97266

Hosting and reading with Chris Luna, Annie Lighthart, Jamie Houghton and Scot Siegel

June 16, 2016 – 6:30-8:30pm

Fo Po Poetry Debut! & Open Mic

Backstory Books

6010 SE Foster Rd.

Portland, OR 97206

with Endi Bogue Hartigan

May 26, 2016 – 7-8pm

Another Read Through

3932 N. Mississippi Ave.

Portland, OR 97227

with Steve Williams and Vargus Pike