I love talking to writers’ groups and am available for speaking engagements on the following topics:

Loving and Leaving–Not! The Twists of Medieval Marriage Law

A look at medieval marriage, with emphasis on accidental unions.


The Wars of the Roses

The conflict, the major players, and the controversies of the period.


Breaking In: A Basic Primer

Dos and Don’ts for new writers.


The Good, The Bad, and the Untrue: Contests and Your Career

A look at the ups and downs of writing contests from the perspective of a seasoned entrant.


Hanging In and Not Freaking Out

How to keep your sanity and your muse when The Call doesn’t come.
(Of special interest to writers who’ve been “close” so long it feels like a four-letter word.)



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