Grub Street workshops

I’ll be teaching Jumpstart Your Nonfiction, a course designed to get you writing and to generate new material, beginning Sunday Sept 25 6-9 PM at Grub Street in downtown Boston. The six week course will meet 9/25, and 10/9, 16, 23, 30, and 11/6. For more info and to sign up, go to Jumpstart Nonfiction

I also have two one-day workshops coming up in October:
Creative Nonfiction 101 on Saturday, October 8 from 10-5
Creative Nonfiction

and Writing from Real Life on Saturday October 22 from 10-5.
Writing from Real Life

Come to “One Man’s Journey” Oct 14 in Boston!

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I’ll be doing the latest version of my show, “One Man’s Journey to Adulthood” at HI Boston, 19 Stuart Street in the Theater District on Friday October 14 at 7:30 PM. Tickets are only $10 at the door. Please save the date and share with friends!

And check out this great review from Lavender, the Twin Cities’ gay newspaper, from my recent performance at the Minnesota Fringe Festival.
Lavender Magazine

One Man’s Journey at the Minnesota Fringe

I’m excited to be performing five shows at the Minnesota Fringe in Minneapolis, as part of the Minnesota Fringe Festival, which runs August 4-14. My shows are at Playwrights’ Center, a black box theater at 2301 E. Franklin in Minneapolis. Here’s the show page–day passes are $22 weekends/$16 weekdays
One Man’s Journey show page

The first shows will be Saturday August 6 at 10 PM, and Sunday August 7 at 7 PM.

My Training Bra from the show

Please share with friends in the Twin Cities!

Memoir-writing in Medford

I’m offering a six-week version of “Writing from Real Life” at my place in Medford. The course will meet in Medford Square on six Thursdays in May and June–May 12, 26, and June 2, 9, 16, and 23 from 6-8 PM. The cost of the course is only $225. For more information, contact me at lakeeffectpress@gmail.com

From Diapers to Depends in Cambridge

flyer-outpost-3-page-001On Friday December 4 I’ll be performing with my friends Randy Ross and Erica Ferencik at Outpost 186 in Cambridge. A fun, engaging evening with three fifty-something writers, exploring the terrain of middle age, love gone wrong, and other times when ‘Man planned and God laughed.’

New piece in Whirlwind Review

My essay, “A Grand City on a Great Lake,” is featured in the current issue of the Whirlwind Review, an on-line literary journal. Check it out here: Whirlwind Review

Jumpstart your writing in Salem

I’m thrilled to be teaching “Jumpstart your Writing” with a focus on creative nonfiction–memoir and personal essay–at the Salem Athenaeum–on six Wednesday evenings, 6-9 PM, beginning on Wednesday Sept 30. The class is sponsored by Grub Street. Please go to: Grub Street to sign up. I hope to see you there!

One Man’s Journey Comes to Chicago

I’ll be doing my show as part of the Chicago Fringe in Chicago’s Jefferson Park Neighborhood over Labor Day weekend 2015. Shows are at Windy City Music’s Blackbox, 5340-42 West Lawrence. Shows will be 9/4 at 8:30 PM, 9/5 at 4 PM, and 9/6 at 10 PM. Tickets are only $10, and available via the Fringe Fest site at One Man’s Journey

Literary Pride: Come Join Me at the Boston Hostel June 11 at 6:30 PM

I’m thrilled to be part of an outstanding panel featuring 5 LGBT writers talking about their work: Alden Jones, Matthew Gilbert, Jennie Olds, Annie Weatherwax and me, with Neil Miller as moderator. The panel, “Literary Pride: LGBT writer talk about their work,” will take place on Thursday June 11 at Boston’s Hostel International, 19 Stuart Street in the Theater District. The event is free, and we are being featured in the literary section on the Boston Globe on Sunday June 6, 2015. Come, hear some talented authors and celebrate Pride!

My first show on Boston’s North Shore!

I’m doing the latest version of “One Man’s Journey” at the historic Salem Athenaeum on Saturday April 11, 2015 at 7 PM. Tickets can be purchased through the library at:
http://salemathenaeum.net/event/one-mans-journey-through-the-middle-ages/