upcoming events
Contact me for readings and book club appearances.

previous events

--August 31: The Orphanage
Yuma, Colorado (two hours from Denver)

--April 2019: KGNU Bookclub interview
Part one, which includes an excellent discussion of the Strattford Novels as well as a debate on the pronunciation of the word zebra

Part two, which includes a discussion about piles of cow corpses

--April 4, 2019: Book Discussion
Jefferson County Public Library

--January 24, 2019: Book Reading
Boulder Bookstore

--October 25, 2018: Reddit Ask Me Anything
Archived Here

--October 6, 2018: Book Reading
Lithic Bookstore & Gallery
Fruita, Colorado

--September 8, 2018: LitCrawl
Infinite Monkey Theorem
3200 Larimer Street,, Denver

August 31, 2018: Book reading
The Bookbar
4280 Tennyson Street, Denver
Reading, ranting, music, and possibly puppets at my favorite bookstore in the world (with all due respect to every other bookstore). Here's what happened last time I entered the place:

--July 18, 2018: Tattered Cover book launch video, courtesy of Mark Stevens:

--Triple book release: East of Denver, Revised Edition; The Lonesome Trials of Johnny Riles, Revised Edition; and Zebra Skin Shirt, the thrilling conclusion to the Strattford Trilogy.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Video courtesy of Mark Stevens

--Book reading at Grassroots Community Center in Joes Colorado
Hanging out with the folks back home. Stick around after the reading for our monthly music night.
Saturday, July 21, 2018 6:30 pm

--July 21, 2017
Third Annual Fucking Fabulous Fiction Fest
Oriental Theater, Denver

--April 1, 2017
Mortified at the Boulder Theater

--March 24, 2016:
Interview with KGNU Bookclub 9:00 am

--February 4, 2016
Lakewood Library discussion group

--November 21, 2015
Winterfest in Yuma, Colorado

--November 12, 2015
A visit with the Simple Abundance Book Club

--November 9, 2015
Colorado Matters Interview
Click here to listen to the CPR interview wherein I try to explain to Nathan Heffel why a bouncing screw is the perfect anology for my approach to plotting.

October 20, 2015
Paris, France
A visit with L'Auberge d'aubergines
book club

July 31, 2015
Oriental Theater, Denver
Fucking Fabulous Fiction Fest
bass with high fiction
Sitting in with High Fiction at the...

fiction fest

July 17, 2015
Book Reading at the Yuma Public Library

June 4, 2015
Tattered Cover, Denver
Thanks to everyone for coming out for the Johnny Riles book launch. And thanks to Mark Stevens for capturing the video...

Feb 6, 2015
Meeting with the Arno Art Club

August 7, 2014
Book discussion at the Lakewood Library

June 19, 2014
Book discussion at the Conifer Public Library

April 10, 2014
Lunchtime Book Discussion
East Morgan County Library in Brush, Colorado

October 2, 2013
Rocky Mountain Skyline Bookstore Association Annual Conference

August 1, 2013
Meeting with the Bodacious Bookies Book Club

June 21, 2013
Colorado Book Award Celebration
East of Denver receives the 2013 Colorado Book Award for Literary Fiction. Video proof, courtesy of Mark Stevens:

May 16, 2013
Reading/discussion/various assorted whatnotism
M12 Feed Store in Byers, Colorado

May 15, 2013
Reading/signing at the Ross-Cherry Creek Library

May 14, 2013
Skype meeting with the Literary Ladies Book Club
Denver/South Carolina

April 25, 2013
Finalist Reading Event for the Colorado Book Awards
Denver Press Club

March 28, 2013
A visit with the Book Eaters Book Club

November 30, 2012
A visit with The Quotidian Book Club
Specialty Cake.

November 13, 2012
Chaplain's Book Discussion, University of Denver

November 8, 2012
Reading/signing at Eaton Public Library

October 18, 2012
Reading/signing at Highlands Ranch Library

October 13, 2012
Master of Ceremonies for The Big Feed

October 12, 2012
Summit County Library Authors' Night

October 11, 2012
A visit with the Simple Abundance Book Club

September 23, 2012
Reading/signing Grassroots Community Center in Joes, Colorado

September 13, 2012 - 7pm
Reading/signing Old Rock Library in Crested Butte

August 21-28, 2012
Boulder County Artist-in-Residence at Delond Barn in Boulder County Open Space.

Click here to hear my interview with Ryan Warner on Colorado Public Radio August 17, 2012

July 5, 2012 - 7:30pm
Reading/signing Denver'sTattered Cover on Colfax
At the conclusion of the reading, the Babysitters performed:
Video courtesy of hypnotic turtle

May 14-18, 2012
Colegio Roosevelt Lima, Peru

October 15, 2011
Big Feed Yuma, Colorado
Book-reading at a groovy art-of-the rural symposium/BBQ party in the wonderful town of Yuma.


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