Past Events


  • Sunday, October 13, 2013, 6 p.m.  "Lit on the Lake" in the Gondola Room at the Lake Chalet at Lake Merritt in Oakland.  For details click here.



  • Sunday, August 18th, 4:15 p.m. Emerging Authors Panel, Litquake Palo Alto, Oshman Jewish Community Center, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto.  Click here for details.
  • City of Hayward - Heart of the BaySaturday, June 15th, 1 p.m., Hayward Public Library.  835 "C" Street, Hayward. Appearing with musician Andrew Castro.  Click here for details.


  • Thursday, July 11th, Squaw Valley Community of Writers, Alumni Reading Series, Squaw Valley, CA.  Click here for details.
  • Monday, Feb. 11th, Reading & Music by Andrew Castro, Book Passage, Corte Madera, 7 p.m. Book Passage Marin | 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA 94925 | (415) 927-0960. Click here for details.

  • Sunday, Feb. 17th, Panelist at San Francisco Writers Conference @ 11 a.m., Mark Hopkins Hotel, San Francisco.  Click here for details.


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  • Saturday, Feb. 16th, Towne Center Books, 555 Main St, Pleasanton, CA, 4-6 p.m.


  •  Thursday, March 7th, at 7p.m. Rakestraw Books, Danville.  Details click here


  • Saturday, Mar. 9th, Featured Author at "Authors on the Move" Sacramento Library Foundation gala--5p.m-9 p.m., Hyatt Regency, Sacramento, features 40 West Coast authors.  Click here for details on tickets--this is a fundraiser to benefit local libraries.


  • Saturday, May 4th & Sunday, May 5th, Gold Rush Writers Conference, Mokelumne Hill, CA, Dinner Speaker on the 4th and workshop leader Sunday morning.  Click here for details.


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  • Panelist. Southern Festival of Books. Friday, October 12th, 2012.  Nashville, TN.  12 p.m. & 3p.m. panels.  Location details to come!


  • Friday, October 19th, 2012.  "Writer in the Woods" Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village, Nevada.  I'll give a talk on Friday night and teach a writing workshop on Saturday morning from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  You can register for the workshop here.  Sierra Nevada charges $50 for the workshop.  My Friday night talk is FREE.


The Santa Barbara Writers Conference: June 9-14, 2012

  • Tuesday, June 12th, 4 p.m., Santa Barbara, CA

Participant on "First Books Panel" at Santa Barbara Writers Conference at the Santa Barbara Hyatt.


  • Thursday, February 9, 2012

7 p.m. Reading/Signing/Music  

Rakestraw Books, Danville, CA

  • Monday, February 13, 2012 @ 7 p.m.


Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA     


  • Thursday, February 16, 2012 @ 12 p.m.

Ticketed Luncheon with Reading/Signing/Music

Towne Center Books, Pleasanton, CA           


  • Tuesday, February 21, 2012 @ 2 p.m.


Orinda Books, Orinda, CA  



  • Wednesday, February 22, 2012 @ 7 p.m.


Elliott Bay Books, Seattle, WA  



  •  Saturday, March 3, 2012 @ 1  p.m.


Turner Hall at Holy Cross Episcopal Church

19179 Center St

Castro Valley