April 19 & April 26, 6 - 9 PM, Hugo House, Seattle: Exercises in Empathy, a two-day class for writers of all skill levels

April 24, Capitol Cider, Seattle: Literary Happy Hour

May 8, Vermillion, Seattle: At the Inkwell Reading Series

May 10, 7-9 PM, Hugo House, Seattle: Night Beast Launch Party

May 21, Powell's on Hawthorne, Portland: Night Beast reading followed by a Q&A with Deborah E. Kennedy, author of Tornado Weather

July 17 & 24, 7:10 - 9:10 PM, Hugo House, Seattle: Finding Inspiration in Dreams, a two-day class for writers of all skill levels

September 6, 7PM, Prairie Lights, Iowa City: Reading with Alexia Arthurs, author of How to Love a Jamaican

More information about readings, classes, and events to come.