Coming in 2015 from the Flatiron Writers: Encore presentations of Page to Podium with Mel Ryane and Creating Your Writing Life with the Flatiron Writers, and a new workshop on adapting novels to screenplays.  Stay tuned!
Upcoming Readings and Events:
Past Events:

Jan. 27, 2011 7 p.m. Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill, NC

Jan. 29, 2011  3 p.m. Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe, Asheville, NC

Feb. 1, 2011 11:30 a.m. Fiction Addiction, Greenville, SC: “Book Your Lunch” event at the Lazy Goat restaurant, with information at

Feb. 4, 2011  6 p.m. Accent on Books, Asheville, NC

Feb. 9, 2011 9 p.m. Live call-in radio interview, WPTF radio, Raleigh, NC.

Feb. 13, 2011 3 p.m. Quail Ridge Books & Music, Raleigh, NC

Feb. 15, 2011 7 p.m. Talk and book signing with the Charlotte Writers’ Club, Providence United Methodist Church, Charlotte, NC

March 1, 2011 7 p.m. On-air show with

March 20, 2011 4 p.m. Book Discussion, First Baptist Church, Asheville–for info call the church at (828)252-4781

April 12, 2011 1 p.m. Blue Ridge Books, 152 S. Main St., Waynesville, NC–Mountain Writers event open to the public

April 14, 2011 7 p.m. reading and book signing, The Country Bookshop, 140 NW Broad St., Southern Pines, NC

May 15, 2011 3 p.m. Celebration of the Great Smokies Review at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe, Haywood Road, Asheville, NC.

May 18, 2011 noon–Books & Bites Luncheon at the Lake Lure Inn, Lake Lure, NC, to benefit the Friends of the Mountain Branch Library. Info at (828)625-0456

June 21, 2011, noon–Brown Bag Lunch talk and book signing at the Lanier Library in Tryon, NC. Info: (828)859-9535.

July 12, 2011–dinner with the Trillium Ladies Book Club, Cashiers, NC.


October 10, 2011, 6:30 p.m. at Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant, SouthPark, Charlotte, NC:  The Womens’ National Book Association celebrates National Reading Group Month with Bibliofest.

November 19, 2011 9-10:30 a.m. “Such A Character” workshop, NC Writers Network fall conference, Doubletree Biltmore Hotel, Asheville, NC.

December 15, 2011 5:30 p.m.:  Eat Your Words book discussion and dinner at Avenue M restaurant in Asheville.

February 11, 2011, 10:00 a.m.-4:o0 p.m.:  The Flatiron Writers present a workshop on Creating Your Writing Life, followed by a wine and cheese social from 4:00 to 5:00 for those interested in joining or forming their own writers’ group.  Register on the Flatiron Writers’ web  page at  
March 13, 2012 7 p.m.:  Fairview Friends of The Library
May 12, 2012 3 p.m. Book launch for 27 Views of Asheville, Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe.
“Creating Your Writing Life” presented by the Flatiron Writers with Heather Newton moderating.  April 13, 2013 10-3 at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Asheville, with information and registration at