Upcoming Events


Upcoming Events – 

January 7th, 2023, 10am – 6pm: Romantic Letters Conference “Love can be complicated”

Completed Events – 

August 3rd, 2020, 4-7pm – Tremonton Author Extravaganza!

June 12, 2020 – Release of Stonebearer’s Apprentice through Stone Orchid Press

May 23, 2020 – League of Utah Writers Spring Conference, teaching “Getting Unstuck: Using Science to Break Through Creative Roadblocks”

January 2, 2020 – Rerelease of Stonebearer’s Betrayal through Stone Orchid Press with a new beautiful cover.

September 2019 – Salt Lake FanX

June 2019 – Fyrecon, Weber State University

November 13, 2018 – Amazon release of Stonebearer’s Betrayal!!!

August 29th, 2018 – Wednesday Writers Whatchamacallit (online meeting group) Teaching “Gut Punch your Audience with Emotion”

Sept 13th, 2018 – American Night Writer’s Association, Salt Lake Storytellers (private residence) Teaching “Gut Punch your Audience with Emotion”

June 21-23, 2018Fyrecon, Weber State University

  • Class – Overcoming Ego for Better Head Space (Thurs 11am, Building D2, Rm 318)
  • Panel – Portrayal of Death and Dying: Discussing the Philosophy of the Memento Mori (Friday 1pm, Building D2, Rm 111)
  • Panel – Medical Accuracy in Fiction: Common Pitfalls and What is a Better, More Believable Approach (Friday 3pm, D2 – 111)
  • Class – Gut Punch your Audience with Emotion (Saturday 9am, D2 – 117)
  • Class – Finding Balance in Storytelling: Not Everything can Explode all the Time (D3 – 341

June 2, 2018 – Spring into Books, a League of Utah Writers Event (Event Director)

April 14, 2018League of Utah Writers Spring Conference – Teaching “Creating Rites and Rituals in Fiction” at 12pm

October 6-7th, 2017League of Utah Writers Fall Conference – Moderating Panel “Mindfulness and the Modern Author”

October 13-14th, 2017 – ANWA Writing Retreat

Sept 9th, 2017Eagle Mountain Arts Alliance Writing Workshop – Teaching “Magic Systems 101”

August 9th, 2017League of Utah Writers Infinite Monkeys Chapter, presenting “How to Hurt your Heros”

May 8th, 2017 – [private event] Grand Lodge Visitation to Mt. Moriah #2 and Salt Lake Lodge #17, Special Guest Presenter “Why Fiction Matters”

May 20th, 2017Spring into Books Author Signing Event (Event Director) at the Library’s Viridian Center in West Jordan, 2-6pm.

April 8th, 2017 – League of Utah Writers Spring Conference – Presenting “Writing Pain, Without it Being a Pain in the Neck” and “Fantasy Worldbuilding, a Character Centric Approach”

February 28, 2017 – League of Utah Writers Millcreek Chapter, presenting “How to Hurt your Heros”

February 16-18th, 2017 – Life, the Universe, and Everything” Speculative Fiction Symposium. Expert panelist and moderator.

September 23-24th, 2016League of Utah Writers Fall Conference, Provo Marriott, Presenting “How to Hurt Your Heroes”

May 28th, 2016Spring into Books literary event and book signing, West Jordan Viridian Event Center 2-6pm

February 18th, 2016 – League of Utah Writers Oquirrh Chapter Meeting, presenting “Killing Your Darlings – How to Hurt your Heroes”

February 26th, 2016 – School Visit, Author Event and Panel at Brockbank Junior High

March 4th, 2016 – School Visit, Fox Hollow Elementary 2nd grade class – “Making a Story”

March 10th, 2016 – ANWA Salt Lake Storytellers Chapter Meeting,  presenting “Killing your Darlings – How to Hurt your Heroes.”

April 9, 2016  – League of Utah Writers Spring Conference, SLCC Taylorsville Student Center. Expert panelist on Character.

April 22-23, 2016 – ANWA Intermountain Writer’s Retreat

February 14th, 2015 – “Life, the Universe, and Everything” Writers Symposium, Provo Marriott, Book Signing for “Toll of Another Bell”