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Thursday, July 1st through Wednesday, July 22. Where the Stork Flies goes on a Virtual Book Tour with Kate Rock Book Tours.

Saturday, July 24th at 1 p.m.  I’ll be speaking on the Sage Writers Panel, at International Women’s Writing Guild virtual conference, Writing Our Way Forward.

Thursday, August 5th from 5 to 8 p.m. I’ll be signing copies of Where the Stork Flies at the Walter Elwood Museum’s annual ice cream social in person in my hometown of Amsterdam, New York, setting for several scenes in the book. 

Friday, August 6th, I’ll be reading from Where the Stork Flies and signing copies at an evening reception at the Amsterdam Free Library

Wednesday, August 11th at 6:30 p.m. I’ll be back in PA, in a conversation with the Free Library of New Hope and Solebury’s director, Connie S. Hillman. Polish-themed refreshments will be provided.

Tuesday, September 14th I’ll be doing an evening Zoom conversation with library director Heather Lipinki of the Warminster Township Library.

Tuesday, October 12th through November 16th, from 10 a.m. to noon I’ll be teaching a six-week memoir workshop at the Mennonite Heritage Center in Harleysville, PA.  Register here: Write Your Memoir 

Saturday, October 16th, from 1 to 3 p.m., I’ll give an in person book talk at the Walter Elwood Museum of the Mohawk Valley, in Amsterdam. NY.

On Monday, December 6th at 12 p.m. I’ll give a Zoom presentation for the Schenectady County Public Library’s Books Sandwiched In program, in Schenectady NY. 

Zoom Memoirs Writing Webinars starting on the 1st Wednesdays from 1-3pm beginning March 3rd through October 6th. This class will guide you towards centering on one segment of your life and turning it into a compelling story, whether your goal is to share it with family and friends or to publish it for a wider audience. Each session includes time to practice writing that month’s lesson and to give and receive gentle, constructive feedback. Between class sessions, you will also have the opportunity to discuss articles on memoir writing and to share your writing with other students and the instructor for a more comprehensive response. $200 registration fee required.

Register by emailing Pearl S. Buck Writing Center Chair Cindy Louden at or call 267-421-6203.