UPCOMING in 2018

12 Jan., 7:00 p.m.: Salem, OR. Bookbin bookstore. Read with three others to promote Durable Goods, a new book of essays on six Oregon poets.

23-25 Feb.: Astoria, OR. Annual Fisherpoets Gathering. Read on Fri. and Sat. Nights.

17-18 May: LaConner, WA. Skagit River Poetry Festival. 

19 May, 2:00 p.m.: Milwaukie, OR. Read in Ledding Library reading series with three others to promote Durable Goods, a new book of essays on six Oregon poets.

8 July, 10:00 a.m.: Corvallis, OR. Corvallis Unitarian Church. Read poems intertwined with Joseph Bednarik's sermon.

15 July: West Salem, OR. Read with Charles Goodrich at annual Slovers' garden party.

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18 Jan., Olympia, WA – Reading at Traditions Cafe for the Olympia Poetry Network. 6:30PM

21 Jan., Eugene, OR – Reading at Tsunami Books with Jon Broderick and Jay Speakman 5:00PM

17 Feb., Arcata, CA – Reading at Northtown Books

23, 24 Feb., Astoria, OR – Reading at Annual FisherPoets Gathering

12 Mar, Port Townsend, WA – Read at Universal Unitarian Church

22 May, Monmouth, OR – read for class at Western Oregon University

9 July, Portland, OR – read with other Durable Goods poets at Powell's-on-Hawthorne bookstore, 4:00PM

23 July, Salem, OR – read with Charles Goodrich at private garden party in West Salem.

2 Sept., Olympia, WA – read with Fisher-Poets-on-the-Road

3 Sept., Edmonds, WA – read at Universal Unitarian Church

19 Sept., Eugene, OR –  read with other Durable Goods poets in Windfall Reading Series at Eugene Library, 6:00PM

23 Sept., Bellingham, WA – read at Bellingham "SeaFest"

5 Oct., Corvallis, OR – Grass Roots Bookstore. Read with three others to promote Durable Goods, a new book of essays on six Oregon poets.

13 Oct., Portland, OR – The Black Hat bookstore. Read with essayist Jane Salisbury.

20 Oct., Anacortes, WA – Pelican Bay Books & Coffeehouse. Read with acoustic guitarist Brad Killion.

27 Oct., Corvallis, OR – Whiteside Theater, The Magic Barrel.  An annual literary event and fund-raiser for hunger relief.

27 Nov., Dallas, OR – Dallas Public Library. Solo reading.

28 Nov., Stevenson, WA – Stevenson Community Library. Read with Charles Goodrich.


4 Feb., Portland, OR – read at Broadway Books w/ others from Windfall magazine

25–28 Feb., Astoria, OR – annual FisherPoets Gathering, read at various venues over the course of the weekend

28 Apr., Corvallis, OR – read at Grass Roots Bookstore w/ Donald Levering

30 Apr., Salem, OR – read w/ others at “Corvallis/Salem Poets' Gathering”, Salem Public Library

14 May, Portland, OR – “Hands On: Poems, Stories and Songs of Work and the Sea”, Stonehenge Studios; read w/ Geno Leech, David Bean and Will Hornyak

28 May, Portland, OR – read at private party at Paulann Peterson’s to celebrate publication of Old Dogs, New Tricks

8 June, Ashland, OR – read at Bloomsbury Books w/ Amy MacLennan

24 June, Salem, OR – read at The Book Bin

16 July, Eugene, OR – read at Tsunami Books w/ Robert Hunter Jones

17 July, West Salem, OR – read at private garden party w/ Lynn Thompson

3 & 4 Sept., Olympia, WA – read w/ other FisherPoets on Sat. at Panorama Village and on Sun. at Harbor Days Festival

8 Sept., Portland, OR – read at Broadway Books w/ Harold Johnson

29 Sept., Port Townsend, WA – read in Northwind Reading Series w/ Erin Fristad

30 Sept., Bellingham, WA – read w/ other FisherPoets at Seafeast Festival

1 Oct., Bellingham, WA – read at Village Books

29 Oct., Rickreall, OR – read at Polk County Folklife Festival

19 Nov., Seattle, WA – read at Pacific Marine Expo and at “FisherPoets on Lake Union”

16 Dec., Stevenson, WA - read at Stevenson Community Library