This is a partial and in some places incomplete list as invitations are arriving and more readings will be added.Check back often and do come to see me.
November 9, 7 pm, reading/signing, The Book Cellar, 4736-38 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL, www.bookcellarinc.com
November 14, 7 pm, reading/signing, Left Bank Books, 399 N Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108. www.left–bank.com.
January 30, UMSL Center for the Humanities noon series reading/signing, 12:15 pm, Gallery 210, UMSL campus.umsl.edu
March 2, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 7:00 pm in rm. 125 in Crisp Hall.
March 24, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO–time and place to be added
April 21, Writers’ Place, KC, MO –7 pm
September 13-14,  Shasta College, Redding, CA.–Writing Jump Start talks and exercises and workshops 9:30-noon on the 13th, Lecture and workshops 4-6:30 on the 14th. Reading 7-9 on the 14th.
September 15, UC-Chico, 3 PM, location to be announced
November 9, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, 5 Pm, Morris University Center Bookstore.
January 30, 2018, Lehigh University, 4 pm, Zoellner arts center, Lehigh campus. (open mic 7 pm same night.)
March 19, 2018, River Styx Reading Series with award-winning poet Mary Jo Bang, 7 PM, Contemporary Art Museum, 3750 Washington Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108
April 11, 2018 ,Wednesday, 1 pm, as part of Meramec Literature Festival, Meramec campus of St. Louis Community College, room 200 Student center.