@ the Booksmith in San Francisco

Photo: John Orvis. Two fans laugh in the signing line at the Booksmith in San Francisco.


January 25, Oakland. Perfectly Queer: Humorous Stories @ Octopus Literary Salon.


past events

June 4, Berkeley: Shipwreck Presents: Sherlock at Bay Area Book Festival. I’m writing erotic fan fiction about Sherlock Holmes. I have never written anything remotely like this, but you better believe it’s gonna be gay AF.

Update: I WON.

June 11, Oakland: A reading at Laurel Book Store, with super special guests Sarah Hepola (New York Times best-selling author of Blackout), Avery Trufelman of the fantastic 99% Invisible podcast, and Sarah Burke, managing editor of the East Bay Express.

June 16, Chicago. A reading at Women and Children First (in my old Chicago neighborhood!). I was always at WCF in my mid-twenties, holding large Audre Lorde books and hoping a cute girl would talk to me.

June 22, Minneapolis. A reading at Boneshaker books! Kelsey is a born-and-raised Minnesotan, so this should be fun.

June 24, San Francisco: Live Sex SF, the Pride Edition. (Enter the code MorePlease to get $3 off tickets)

June 30, San Francisco: Martinis and Writers, One Year Anniversary. With Peter Bullen, guitarist and songwriter Jeff Desira, Ginger Murray, Jim Provenzano, and m’self.

July 5, Oakland. Two Piece Tuesdays Queer Sessions at the Uptown.

July 11, Seattle: Super excited about this Elliott Bay Book Company reading.

July 30, Shipwreck SF. Harry Potter fanfiction, y’all. If you want a taste, check out my AWARD-WINNING Sherlock story here.

Aug. 3, San Francisco. Women to Watch party, with comedy, dance, conversation, and more.

Aug. 23, San Francisco. RADAR’s Queer Reading Series @ the SF Public Library, one of my favorite buildings.

Sept. 16, Los Angeles. Book Soup!

Oct. 11, San Francisco. Litquake. I’ll be doing a “First-Time Authors Tell All” panel.

Dec. 23, San Francisco. Uncle Nate’s Holiday Extravaganza @ The Bindery.