January 2nd Almost Authors at the Teton Raptor Center, Wilson, WY

April 26th Author visit to Reagan Elementary School, Cedar Park, TX to benefit the Williamson County Animal Shelter

April 27th Reading and fundraising event at the Williamson County Animal Shelter

May 2nd Author visit at Caldwell Heights Elementary School to benefit the Williamson County Animal Shelter

May 3rd Author visit at Murchison Elementary School, Pflugerville, TX to benefit the Williamson County Animal Shelter

May 7th Author visit at Caldwell Elementary School, Pflugerville, TX to benefit the Williamson County Animal Shelter

May 11th Almost Authors, Jackson, WY

June 26th Almost Authors, Jackson, WY

August 14th Almost Authors with Kim Brubaker Bradley, Jackson, WY

September 14th and 15th Two day Almost Authors writers conference, Jackson, WY


2023 ~ What a year!

March and April 2023: Hawthornden Castle, Lasswade, Scotland. Literary Fellowship Award

May 11-15: Fault Lines in the Constitution school visits with Cynthia Levinson in conjunction with Off Square Theatre’s production of “What the Constitution Means to Me” and Jackson Hole Writers Almost Authors, Jackson, WY

May 13: Almost Authors kids writing workshop with Cynthia Levinson

May 13: Coffee and Conversation Workshop with authors Cynthia and Sanford Levinson

June 4th: River Arts Center, Morrisville, VT  Author talk and fundraiser for North County Animal League

June 8th: Morristown Centennial Library, Morrisville, VT Kids after school workshop with a therapy dog visit and talk

June 10th: Bear Pond Bookstore, Stowe, VT, book signing with Vermont children’s author Jo Knowles

June 11th: Book talk, signing, and fundraiser for Friends of Falmouth Dogs, Falmouth, MA

June 12th: Morse Pond School author events, Falmouth, MA

June 21st: Almost Authors, Jackson, WY with Candace Fleming and Eric Rohmann

June 22-24: Jackson Hole Writers Conference, Jackson, WY “Human Author, Reader, Character: The Call to Write from All Four Perspectives”

July 6-16: Off Square Theatre’s Thin Air Shakespeare “Richard III”

July 26: Almost Authors Jackson, WY with Jessixa Bagley

August 16: Almost Authors Jackson, WY with J. Scott Savage

November 16-19: National Council for Teachers of English panel discussion “An Otter, a Camel, a Beaver, a Three-legged Dog, and a Saucy Cat Walk Into a Book. . .” with Katherine Applegate, Bruce Cameron, Heather Bouwman, and Jessixa Bagley



Past Appearances

November 3, 2022: Book Launch Event for Midnight at the Shelter at Jackson Hole Center for the Arts with the Animal Adoption Center

November 2022: Hooray for Books in Alexandria, VA

November 2022: Naomi L. Brooks Elementary School, Alexandria, VA

November 2022: John Adams Elementary School, Alexandria, VA

November 2022: Park Books and LitCoLab in conversation with Brigid Kemmerer

June 2022: Jackson Hole Writers Conference workshop The Marriage of Grounding and Micro-Tension

June 2022: Teton County Library Authors Showcase

June through September 2022: Almost Authors Creative Writing Workshops for Kids Almost Authors

May 12, 2021: Teton County Library Writers Showcase

May 27, 2021: Free Expressions Literary Webinar “Building Your Book Off the Page” More info and registration here: Nanci Turner Steveson Webinar

August 2021 through January 2022: Write, Submit, Support – The Writing Barn.

August 4, 11, and 18: Almost Authors Writing Camps for Kids. More info and registration here: Almost Authors

September 25-26: Almost Authors Kids-Only Writers Conference, Jackson Hole Writers. More info and registration here: Almost Authors

November 4 – December 16, 2020: Six week novel craft class Making It Through the Middle: Getting Your Story Unstuck. 

September 12 and 13 2020: Rocky Mountain SCBWI Annual Conference Writing Workshop ~ Micro-Tension: Riveting Writing in Tiny Doses

August 3 – 14 2020: Writing Barn Online Imagine ~ Create ~ Believe Writing Camp for children

June and July 2020: Writing Barn Online Class The Critical First 20 for adult writers of literature for children

June 25-27, 2020: Jackson Hole Writers Conference (Virtual Presentation Young Adult and Childrens’ Author Panel with Kathi Appelt, Melanie Crowder and Alicia D. Williams)

June 24 through July 31, 2020: Program Director Jackson Hole Writers  Almost Authors Writing Camps for Kids

March 18, 2020 through April 4, 2020: School visits in Austin, Houston and San Antonio, Texas  (CANCELLED)

March 3, 2020 through April 7, 2020: Writing Barn Online Class Strong Characters Build Strong Scenes: A Six-Week Class on Characterization and Scene Structure

November 21st – 24th, 2019: NCTE Presenter Roundtable Discussion – Building Resilience: Stories as Tools for Overcoming Adversity