Appearances

Schedule of Appearances


July 14, 2017 - I’ll be serving on a panel of thriller writers at ThrillerFest2017 at the Grand Hyatt hotel in New York City. The panel’s subject is “Drones, Tanks, or Special Ops: Today’s Military Thriller.” It’s scheduled from 8 a.m. to 8:50. I’ll be signing copies of my books following the panel session.

July 11, 2017 - It’s been confirmed, I’ll be spending the day with Lee Child (author of the Jack Reacher series, for those who are familiar with is name). Lee is conducting a session with ten other writers, including me. Should be a great experience.

July 11—15, 2017 - I will be participating in the International Thriller Writers’s (ITW) annual conference known as ThrillerFest in New York City. This year Day 1 is spent working in a small group of writers led by an internationally bestselling author such as Lee Child. Day 2 and part of Day 3 are CraftFest—a series of concurrent sessions led by bestselling thriller writers who will be sharing the lessons learned in honing their craft.The balance of Day 3 is devoted to PitchFest, a gathering of agents, editors, and publishers—you pick the ones you want to pitch your novel(s) to, and the it’s like speed dating. Days 4 and 5 are ThrillerFest sessions—a series of concurrent sessions led by writers, agents, publishers, as well as technical, military and spy experts. The evening of Day 5 is the Awards Banquet ceremony, a gala affair that celebrates the accomplishments of the best thriller writers. For additional information click here.

July 5—9, 2016 - I will be participating in the International Thriller Writers’s (ITW) annual conference known as ThrillerFest in New York City. Day 1 is spent at FBI HQ in lower manhattan. Day 2 and part of 3 are CraftFest—a series of concurrent sessions led by best selling thriller writers who will be sharing the lessons learned in honing their craft.The balance of Day 3 is devoted to PitchFest, a gathering of agents, editors, and publishers—you pick the ones you want to pitch your novel(s) to, and the it’s like speed dating. Days 4 and 5 are ThrillerFest sessions—a series of concurrent sessions led by writers, agents, publishers, as well as technical, military and spy experts. The evening of Day 5 is the Awards Banquet ceremony, a gala affair that celebrates the accomplishments of the best thriller writers. Click here for more information.

January 28, 2016 - I’ve been invited to speak to the book club at The Preserve At Corkscrew. Looking forward to it.

November  5—8, 2015 - I’ve been asked to be one of the presenters at this year’s Sanibel Island Writers Conference. My topic is “Self-Publishing for the Independent Writer”. My workshop will be on Thursday, November 5 from 1 pm to 3:30.  I also will participate as a panel member on the topic of self-publishing on Friday, November 6 from 3:45 to 5 pm. For more information on the conference: http://www.fgcu.edu/siwc 

April 10, 2015 - Get your caffeine jolt and a signed copy of my latest novel, I’ll be signing books at Starbucks in the Coconut Point Mall from 8 am to 10 am. Hope to see you there.

March 21, 2015 - If you’re in the neighborhood, I’ll be signing books at Barnes & Noble in the Waterside Shoppes, Naples from 2 to 4 pm.

November, 2014 - I’ll be attending the Sanibel Island Writers Conference on the 6th through the 9th. Although I’ve been tempted the past few years to attend the Thriller Fest in NYC—the biggest writers conference for thriller writers—Sanibel will be my first writers’ conference.

April 19, 2014 - I'm returning to the Paradies Book Store at Southwest International Airport in Fort Myers for another signing of copies of  Sleeping Dogs and The Quixotics. That's the day before Easter, so it should be a high traffic day.

March 21, 2014 - I'll be signing copies of Sleeping Dogs and The Quixotics at Paradies Book Store in Southwest Florida International Airport.

January 21, 2013 - my fellow thriller writers of SW Florida and I will be visiting the Sunshine Booksellers on Marco Island to discuss a "meet the authors/book signing" event.

January 22, 2013 – I will be discussing Sleeping Dogs and The Quixotics as guest speaker at the Naples Mac User Group (NMUG) at the Collier County Public Library on Central Avenue in Naples. It starts at 5pm.

February 7, 2013 - I will be discussing Sleeping Dogs and The Quixotics as guest speaker at the Village Walk Community in Naples, Florida. This is a breakfast affair beginning at 9am. Cost is $5/pp.

March 23, 2013 - , is planning a "Meet The Author" event. I will be one of the authors. 2 to 4 pm.

April 6, 2013 - Barnes & Noble in Fort Myers, Florida, is planning a "Meet The Author" event. I will be one of the authors. 1 to 2:30 pm.

November 12, 2013 - It's not a writing appearance, but I'll be teaching a one-day course for ULIthe Urban Land Institute—titled the Fundamentals of Land Development: Tools & Strategies. It will be held at ULI headquarters in Washington, D.C. from 8:30a.m. to 5:00p.m. The address is 1025 Thomas Jefferson Street, NWSuite 500 West, Washington, DC, 20007. You can register or get more information by contacting David Mulvihill, Vice President, Professional Development at dmulvihill@uli.org

September 23, 2012 - My novel, Sleeping Dogs: The Awakening, is being featured in the book page of the Naples Daily News Travel section

30th September, 2012 – I’m being featured at Peace from Pieces (Book Feature)

1st October, 2012 – I’m being featured at Mommy Adventures (Author Interview & Book Review)

2nd October, 2012 – I’m being featured at Writer of Fiction (Guest Post)

3rd October, 2012 - I’m being featured at Book Spark (Book Feature)

4th October, 2012 – I’m being featured at Books are Magic (Guest Post & Giveaway)

 5th October, 2012 – I’m being featured at The Cover (Author Interview, Guest Post & Book Feature)

6th October, 2012 – I’m having a Twitter View with Pandora Poikilos

7th October, 2012 – I’m having a Twitter Blast with Pandora Poikilos

10th October, 2012 – I will be discussing Sleeping Dogs and The Quixotics as guest speaker at the Rotary Club in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

13th October, 2012 – There is a possibility I may be included in the Barnes & Noble “Meet & Greet the Local Authors” program in Naples. If not, I’m down for the next such event later in the year.

17th October, 2012 - I’ll be speaking to a group in Denver at the ULI Fall Meeting and plan to plug Sleeping Dogs and The Quixotics

1st November, 2012 - I will be discussing Sleeping Dogs and The Quixotics as guest speaker at the Village Walk Book Club in Naples, Florida.

29th November, 2012 - I will be conducting a 2-hour webinar for ULI-The Urban Land Institute. The topic is "The A, B, Cs of Land Development".


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