February 17-19 – Asheville Christian Writers Conference – I’ll be teaching two classes at this small conference at The Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove in Asheville. A lovely location with lots of lovely people focusing on writing! (And eating–the food is fantastic.)

March 25 – Women’s Ministry March Gathering – 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. – Lake Forest Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Huntersville, NC. Join us for a lesson in forgiveness drawn from my novels (and more importantly, the Bible!). I’ll present in the morning and afternoon with lunch in between. Contact Kathy at for additional information.

May 4 – Books! Chocolate! Authors! – I’ll be joining a group of inspirational authors at the RT Book Lovers Convention in Atlanta, Ga. Bethany House is hosting us at the Hyatt Regency from 12:20-1:20 p.m. Stop by for a sweet indulgence and an armload of signed books!

May 6 – Giant Book Fair from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. – One of the last events at the RT Book Lovers Convention will be a HUGE signing at the Hyatt Regency with 500+ authors including me. Bring your own books to be signed or buy them there.



Poised and ready to go!


December 2 – Holly Jolly in downtown Black Mountain, NC. Come enjoy small-town holiday charm. Local authors (including me!) will be selling and signing books at Black Mountain United Methodist Church on Main Street from 5:30-8 p.m.

August 13 – WNC Author Festival from 12-4 p.m. at Barnes & Noble at the Asheville Mall, Asheville, NC – The first annual festival will feature a dozen local authors representing genres as varied as art, history, romance, and sports.

August 11 – Book Launch at 6 p.m. at The Thicket Farm, 323 Dillingham Circle, Asheville, NC – Join me for a reading, sale, and signing of the final novel in the Appalachian Blessings series.

May 1 – Barnes & Noble at the Asheville Mall, Asheville, NC – Reading and signing from 1-3 p.m. as part of the Literacy Council of Buncombe County Bookfair.

Feb. 19-21 – Asheville Christian Writers’ Conference – The Cove in Asheville, NC – Three day conference for Christian writers and those who want to be.

Feb. 5-6 – IF:Gathering – Hendersonville, NC – Book sale and signing.


Dec. 3 – South Regional Library – Durham, NC – At 6:30 p.m. I’ll be conducting a meet the author event at a LIBRARY. Oh, a childhood dream come true.

Dec. 4 – Page 158 Books – Wake Forest, NC – 6 p.m. talk and book signing. Come join me at this awesome, dog-friendly bookstore!

Sept. 18-20 – SIBA Discovery Show – Raleigh, NC – I joined the ladies of SouthernBelleView sharing our latest books.

June 11 – Fish Hawk Acres – Rock Cave, WV – Book talk, reading, and fabulous food!

May 30 – 3 p.m. Book Talk & Signing – Fiction Addiction, Greenville, SC

April 24-25 – Blue Ridge Bookfest – Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock, NC.

February 20-22 – Writers Advance Bootcamp – The Cove in Asheville, NC.

October 18 – Book signing at Mainline Books in Elkins, WV, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

October 16 – Fish Hawk Acres–Rock Cave, WV, 5:30 p.m. Chef Dale Hawkins will prepare a dinner from his farm and I’ll share about how growing up on a farm less than 10 miles away inspired my writing.

September 21 – Book signing at Barnes and Noble–Town Square at Biltmore Park, Asheville, NC, from 2-4 p.m.

August 12, 2014 – Christian Devotions Speak Up! – Live radio interview at 6 p.m. Click on link to listen.

August 3, 2014 – Miracle in a Dry Season Book Launch Party – Riceville Valley Community Church in Asheville, NC – 5-7 p.m.

July 20, 2014 – Brevard Davidson-River Presbyterian Church – Brevard, NC – Filling the pulpit 10 a.m.

June 23, 2014 – International Christian Retail Show – Atlanta, GA – Book Signing 1 p.m.

May 31, 2014 – Your Daily Poem 5th Anniversary Celebration – Carl Sandburg Historic Site in Flat Rock, NC – Workshop 10:15-11:15 a.m.

April 26, 2014 – Friends of the Library – Writer’s Workshop in Conway, SC

4 thoughts on “Events/Speaking

  1. Cathy

    I can’t wait to read this book! (It’s available on ;)) Congrats on being picked up by Bethany House! That’s big time!!

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