A List of Recent Presentations


Interviewing Skills and Social Media Usage

Sandy's Business Center, Poplarville, MS

Authors Round Table Discussion (Panel Member)

Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library, Picayune, MS

Killer Nashville, 2018 (four panels)

Writing the Cozy

Writing Family Life/Family Sage/Historical Fiction

Writing Faith-Based Literature

Writing Political Mysteries and Thrillers

Bring Nature to Life in Your Writing

Teen Outdoor Education and Service, Audubon Nature Center, New Orleans, LA

Marketing Your Book on a Budget

Sandy's Business Center, Poplarville, MS

The Story in the Verse

Mississippi Poets Society - South Branch, Gautier, MS

Christmas Storytelling as Mrs. Claus

Poplarville Public Library, Poplarville, MS

Piney Woods Heritage Festival Storytelling

The Crosby Arboretum/Mississippi State University Extension Service, Picayune, MS

Louisiana Ladies of Mystery (panel)

2017 Louisiana Book Festival, Baton Rouge, LA

Publishing Alternatives for Today's Authors

Celebrating the Written Word, Hammond Regional Arts Center, Hammond, LA

You Should Be Writing Your Memoirs

Picayune Writers Group Free Writers Symposium, Picayune, MS

Bringing Nature to Life in Your Writing (three sessions)

The Crosby Arboretum/Mississippi State University Extension Service, Picayune, MS

Recycling Crafts for Children (two sessions)

Poplarville Public Library, Poplarville, MS

My Journey as a Christian Writer

Southern Christian Writers Guild, Mandeville, LA

Your Memoirs, Your Testimony

Ethel Vaughn Circle, United Methodist Women, First United Methodist Church, Picayune, MS

Writing and Places to Put Your Writing

Retired Education Personnel of Pearl River County, Picayune, MS

Getting Started on Your Memoirs

First Annual Beauvoir Book Festival, Biloxi, MS

Storytelling Panel

Fay B. Keigler Children's Book Festival, USM, Hattiesburg, MS (two sessions)

Christmas in July: Getting Ready to Sell Your Books in the Holiday Season

Creative Minds Writers Group, Ponchatoula, LA

Picayune Writers Group, Picayune, MS

Market Your Books on a Dime

General Session, Berries, Bridges and Books Writers Conference, Hammond, LA; sponsored by Creative Minds Writers Group, Ponchatoula, LA

Why Writers Need Reviewers: The Reviewer Is My Friend

Gulf Coast Writers Group, Biloxi/Gulfport, MS

Downsizing Panel (Panel Participant)

Friends of the Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library, Picayune, MS

Tell-A-Bration (Storytelling)

Poplarville, MS (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Welcome to the World of Social Media

Creative Minds Writers Group, Ponchatoula, LA

Brown Bag Book Review - Chicken Soup for the Soul (with Jan Penton Miller)

Friends of the Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library, Picayune, MS

Local Authors and Books Panel (Panel Participant)

Friends of the Poplarville Public Library, Poplarville, MS

Pearl, The Turtle (Storytelling)

Roseland Park Elementary School, Picayune, MS

Brown Bag Book Review - Death in the Daylilies

Friends of the Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library, Picayune, MS

Blueberry Jubilee (Storytelling)

Poplarville, MS (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

From Visual to Audible: Get Your Books on Audio

General Session, Berries, Bridges and Books Writers Conference, Hammond, LA; sponsored by Creative Minds Writers Group, Ponchatoula, LA

Storytelling Sessions

Roseland Park Elementary School, Picayune MS

Bedford Care Center, Picayune, MS

Hide-A-Way Lake Newcomers and Friends Club, Picayune, MS

Harness the Power of "What If"

8th Annual Free Writers Symposium, Picayune, MS; sponsored by Picayune Writers Group

Southern Bound Book Shop, Biloxi, MS

Getting Started on Your Memoirs

Southern Bound Book Shop, Biloxi, MS

The Senior Center of South Pearl River County, Picayune, MS

Brown Bag Book Review - "Taking the Mystery out of Mystery Writing"

Presentation with fellow author Jim Luke - Friends of the Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library, Picayune, MS