Down the Road

Previous events

Sep5

Western Arts Alliance conference

Sheraton downtown, Seattle

Another September, another conference (and another season to pick up jobs). This time it's back to Seattle.

Aug25

Michigan roots music variety show--SHOW APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN POSTPONED AND I'LL SHARE MORE DETAILS WHEN I HAVE THEM

Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit

Roots music variety where I'll be joined by The Aching Hearts (Ryan Spearman and Kelly Wells) out of St. Louis and by Detroit's own guitar-playing poet, Cal Freeman. Plus there will almost certainly be surprises.

Jul1

New Mexico bookstore event

Bookworks, Albuquerque

Back in mid-March I stopped in Albuquerque early on for this store, and dropped a book off at this wonderful Indie bookstore. Now on July 1 I circle back on the tail end of this tour for a Trump Sonnets event.

Jun27

Northern Nevada camp

GEAR UP program, Elko

I'll be explaining to high-schoolers how their writing can make a difference in their lives.

Jun24

Elko show

Western Folklife Center, Elko NV

I'll be doing a show Saturday night, and almost certainly a workshop earlier in the day. More details as I have them. Super-excited about finally doing a public event here at this famed venue.

Jun22

Southern Nevada event

Great Basin College, Pahrump NV

Great Basin College in Elko has branches throughout the state of Nevada. I'll be doing an event in Pahrump--more details as I have them.

Jun3

Southern California children's/family show

Museum of Making Music, Carlsbad

I'll be joined by CSU-San Marcos music professor Bill Bradbury and maybe another guest. The preceding day I'll be spending the morning at Leichtag Elementary School in Vista.

May18

Marin Poetry Center

San Rafael CA

Great reading series sponsored by a great organization in beautiful Marin County.

May14

Oregon bookstore event

Tsunami Books, Eugene OR

It's been a long while since I've done something in Eugene, and at Tsunami Books. But it's a perfect place to come with Trump Sonnets (and, of course, with fiddle).

May8

Western Washington bookstore visit

Village Books, Bellingham

Too long since I've been to Bellingham and Village Books. Looking forward to coming and sharing what I've been up to. It's been eight years, I still have my fiddle, still have stories, and now have Trump Sonnets, a brand new book.

May6

Seattle bookstore event

University Book Store, Seattle

More details as I have them, but I'll be there with Trump Sonnets and with fiddle and with stories from the road (and about the book). I'm waiting to see which Seattle music friend(s) will be by to join me for some tunes as part of the program. This will be a fun one. First public Seattle event in almost three years.

May5

Olympia bookstore event

Orca Books, Olympia WA

It's been years and years since I've done anything in Olympia. But here's a cinco de mayo appearance, with Trump Sonnets.

May2

Eastern Washington bookstore visit

Auntie's, Spokane WA

I'll be playing fiddle, telling stories, and letting people know about the new Trump Sonnets book.

Apr29

Idaho bookstore visit

Rediscovered Books, Boise ID

I'll do a set of fiddle tunes and poetry with a few Alaska-set stories thrown in to help celebrate the store's Indie Bookstore day.