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Austin is an exciting place to live and work, but I travel all over the world. Check out what I’ve been up to, and what I have in store!



TEA IN TRIPOLI: A MEMOIR was released on August 21, 2017 and is available on Amazon and independent bookstores. Copies are also available through me or from this website. See the WRITING section for details, or drop me a line on my CONTACTS page.

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE, based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard, opens at Austin Playhouse on Friday, March 23 and runs through Sunday, April 22, 2018. Call 512.476.0084 or visit


Upcoming Events

Saturday 10 March 2018 at 2:30 PM
Tejas Storytelling Festival, Denton – Fringe: The Beauty Salon
Call (512) 327-3045 or visit

Thursday 13 March 2018 at 10:30 AM
Westbank Community Library – African Delights
Call (512) 327-3045 or visit

Thursday 15 March 2018 at 11:00 AM and 2:30 PM
Pasadena Public Library – Stone Soup and Other Stories
Call (713) 477-0276 or visit

Friday, 23 March 2018 at 8:00 PM (for 5 weeks)
Austin Playhouse – Shakespeare in Love
Call (512) 476-0084 or visit

Wednesday, 6 June 2018 at 10:00 AM (every Wednesday through end-July–NO SHOW ON JULY 5)
Austin Symphony’s Children’s Day Art Park, Austin Central Library, Austin – Emcee and Storyteller

Friday 29 June through Sunday 1 July 2018
Writers’ League of Texas Agents & Editors Conference, Hyatt Recency, Austin
Call (512) 499-8914 or visit