Speaking

I regularly speak at events and lead workshops for a wide range of audiences and writers at all stages, both online and in person. It’s just another way to help you grow in your faith and find hope in the middle of life’s joys and sorrows. Check out the schedule below and plan to join me! Or if you’d like to invite me to speak at your event, check out my speaking topics and fill out the form below.

If you are interested in having me speak at your event or be part of your conference or retreat, just fill out the form below to get the ball rolling.


Here are a few topics I regularly write and speak on. I also love to ask questions and learn new things, so if you think I’d be a great speaker at your event but don’t see your topic below, let’s talk!

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    • Bible studies
    • Hope in the Midst of Suffering
    • Maintaining Faith through Life’s Changes
    • Spiritual Friendship
    • The Role of Food in Faith
    • Asking Questions for Spiritual Growth
    • Long-term Singleness
    • Dating as a Cancer Survivor
    • Late in Life Marriages
    • Step Families
    • Writing as a Gift
    • Nurturing the Writer’s Soul
    • Writing as a Spiritual Discipline

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  • Upcoming events

    • Writing Workshop: Exploring Elements of Creative Writing - Part 3 WHEN: February 18 2017 at 14:00 WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS: More information »

    • Writing Workshop: Exploring Elements of Creative Writing - Part 4 WHEN: February 25 2017 at 14:00 WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS: More information »

    • Writing in Place: McCormick's Creek State Park WHEN: March 18 2017 at 09:00 WHERE: @ Canyon Inn, McCormick's Creek State Park DETAILS: More information »

    • Writing Workshop: The Work of a Writer: From Idea to Publication, Helping You with Tools You Need - Part 1 WHEN: October 07 2017 at WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS:

    • Writing Workshop: The Work of a Writer: From Idea to Publication, Helping You with Tools You Need - Part 2 WHEN: October 14 2017 at WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS:

    • Writing Workshop: The Work of a Writer: From Idea to Publication, Helping You with Tools You Need - Part 3 WHEN: October 21 2017 at WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS:

    • Writing Workshop: The Work of a Writer: From Idea to Publication, Helping You with Tools You Need - Part 4 WHEN: October 28 2017 at WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS:

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    Past Events

    • Writing Workshop: Exploring Elements of Creative Writing - Part 2 WHEN: February 11 2017 at 14:00 WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS: More information »

    • Writing Workshop: Exploring Elements of Creative Writing - Part 1 WHEN: February 04 2017 at 14:00 WHERE: @ Indianapolis Public Library - Nora Branch DETAILS: More information »

    • Author Fair WHEN: November 12 2016 at 11:00 WHERE: @ Tippecanoe County Public Library DETAILS:

    • Frankfort Writers Center Open House WHEN: October 16 2016 at 14:00 WHERE: @ Frankfort Writers Center, 358 N. Jackson St., Suite B, Frankfort, IN 46041 DETAILS:

    • Festival of Faith & Writing Circle WHEN: April 14 2016 at WHERE: @ Festival of Faith & Writing Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Mich. DETAILS: More information »

    • The Work of a Writer - Workshop WHEN: April 09 2016 at 13:00 WHERE: @ Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library, 250 N. Fifth Street, Zionsville, IN 46077 DETAILS: More information »

    • Mastering the Elements of Story WHEN: February 29 2016 at WHERE: @ Tweetspeak Poetry - Online DETAILS: More information »

    • The Work of a Writer - Workshop WHEN: February 06 2016 at 10:00 WHERE: @ Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, 1120 Stafford Road, Plainfield, Indiana 46168 DETAILS: More information »