Author of Diving for Starfish - The Jeweler, The Actress, The Heiress and One of the World's Most Alluring Pieces of Jewelry and Searching for Beauty - The Life of Millicent Rogers


Upcoming speaking and signing events for Searching for Beauty - The Life of Millicent Rogers:

March 11, 2017
I will be teaching a workshop on creating a non-fiction book at the Taos Writers Conference on Saturday, March 11 from 9 till 12.

November 18, 2016
Storytelling by the Fireplace Series at Palacio de Marquesa, 405 Cordoba Road, Taos, New Mexico, 4:30 PM.   Details at:    Special lower rate of $75 dollars (includes cocktails and dinner) for locals.
October 19, 2013
College of Commercial Arbitrators Annual Meeting,  Hyatt Tamaya Resort at Santa Ana, New Mexico, dinner and presentation, 6:30 P.M. 

November 15, 2013 
Searching for Beauty has been chosen as one of the finalists for the 2013 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards.  Winners will be announced Nov. 15 in Albuquerque. 

Past Events

Launch party at Verdura, New York Jewelry Salon,  745 Fifth Avenue, NY,  September 13, 6-8.

Book Hampton South,  91 Main Street, Southampton, NY,  September 17, 3PM.  

Sulgrave Club,  1801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW,  Washington, D.C.  20036, September 19, luncheon.

21st Century Club in Cleveland, OH,  September 21.  

The Millicent Rogers Museum in Taos, NM.      Tuesday, September 27, 5:30 PM.

Book signing in the Millicent Rogers Museum bookstore, Sunday, October 2, 11-2PM.       

Collected Works Bookstore, 202 Galisteo Street, Santa Fe, NM,  October 4 at 6PM. 

The Harwood Museum,  Ledoux Street, Taos, NM,  October 7 at 7 PM.  

New Mexico Women Author's Book Festival, New Mexico History Auditorium, Santa Fe, NM,  October 9 at 4PM.

Alamosa Books, 8810 Holly Avenue, NE,  in Albuquerque,  October 22 at 2PM.

November 4 
Fashion Institute of Technology,  Seventh Avenue at 27th Street, New York, NY, Friday, 3 PM (approx.) 

November 15  
The National Press Club, Erick Friedheim National Journalism Library, 529 14th Street NW, Washington, DC, signing  , 5-7PM.

November 16   
The Annapolis Bookstore, 35 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis, MD, 5-7 PM.  

November 22
Private luncheon and lecture, St. Louis Club, St. Louis, MO, 11:30.

November 25
Parrish Presents at the Parrish Art Museum, 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY , signing 6--7:30 PM. 

December 8   
David Cooper, Cooper Technica, Inc.,  401 N. May Street, Chicago, IL  6-9 PM.

December 14
New Mexico Chapter of the Association for Women In Communications, Women Author's Panel,  Albuquerque Hotel, 800 Rio Grande Boulevard NW, Albuquerque, NM, 11:30-1 PM.

January 11, 2012
Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave.,  lunch and lecture, 11:30 AM.  

January 19
The American Library in Paris,   10 rue du General Camou, "Evenings with an Author" series, lecture and book signing, 7:30 PM

February 4
SouthWest Writers,  New Life Presbyterian Church, 5540 Eubank NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, discussion of the reporting and researching process for this book, 10 AM.  

Bookworks, 4022 Rio Grande Boulevard Northwest, Albuquerque, New Mexico, bookstore presentation, 3 PM.  

February 12
American International Fine Art Fair, Palm Beach County Convention Center, 650 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, Florida.   Lecture presentation, 12:15 PM. 

February 17
Parker Ladd's Author Breakfast Series, The Brazilian Court Hotel, Palm Beach, Florida. Reservations and tickets are required
Febuary 22
The Community Library, 415 Spruce Avenue, Ketchum, Idaho,  lecture presentation, 6 PM.  

March 1
Renesan Institute, St. John's United Methodist Church, 1200 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, New Mexico, presentation, 2-4 PM.  

April 14
Mabel Dodge Luhan House, 240 Morada Lane, Taos, N.M.,  Remarkable Women of Words panel, "Women and their Characters,"  3:15 PM.  

April 15
Millicent Rogers Museum, Taos, N.M., lecture with focus on Rogers's dress designs, 2 PM.  
June 7
A private woman's club in New York City, 12 PM. 

June 16
The Nantucket Book Festival,  Nantucket, Massachusetts. 

July 11
The Nantucket Atheneum, The Great Hall, 8 PM.  

August 7
SMU-in-Taos Colliquium Lecture Series,  Ft. Burgwin campus dining room, Taos, N.M., 7:30 PM.  

August  18
The Friends of Taos Public Library,  Taos Public Library, 402 Camino de la Placitas, Taos, N.M., lecture, 1:30 P.M.  

October 19
Studio City, CA ,   private event.  

November 14
Women's Council of the Dallas Arboretum, The Writers Garden Symposium, 9530 Covemeadow, Dallas, TX,   10 A.M.

December 16
Signing at Garcia Street Books, 376 Garcia Street, Santa Fe, NM,   Sunday, 2 P.M.

December 29
Signing and discussion at Moby Dickens bookshop, 124 A Bent Street, #6 Dunn House, Taos, New Mexico, Saturday, 2-3:30 P.M.

February 9, 2013
"Sweet Heart Auction" for the  Cancer Foundation for New Mexico,  Santa Fe Convention Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico,   Saturday, 5 P.M.

February 20
Private luncheon at the National Cowgirl Hall of Fame, Ft. Worth, TX.  

February 21
"Authors at the Adolphus" reception, interview, luncheon and signing at the Adolphus Hotel, 1321 Commerce Street, Dallas, TX, 11:30-2 P.M.  

May 8, 2013
Lotos Club, New York, NY.    

June 20, 2013
BookBreeze Summer Literary Festival, Duxbury Free Library, Duxbury,  MA, 7 P.M..

June 22, 2013
The Nantucket Book Festival,   Nantucket Atheneum,   1-4 PM,  signing under the tent,   Nantucket, MA. 

June 30, 2013
Lecture and signing at Planting Fields Arboretum,    Oyster Bay, NY.  4PM. 

July 8, 2013
Presentation and dramatization, signing, and  conversation at The Vineyard Playhouse, Vineyard Haven, MA.  7 P.M.