There’s nothing I love more than talking about the Camino de Santiago. I’m available for bookstore readings, workshops, panels, seminars, and book club meetings. Contact me and let’s see if we can set something up!

Unless noted, each event will include a presentation about the Camino de Santiago (with pictures!), a question/answer time, and a book signing.


June 3: Forever Learning Institute, private class, South Bend, IN

June 24:How to Pilgrimage in a Time of Pandemic” online panel, hosted by HeartEdge at St. Martin in the Fields, London. 3:00 pm BST / 7:00 am PT. Click to register.

July 15: Greenwood Senior Center online program, 1:00 pm PT.



January 8: Marysville Opera House, Outdoor Adventure Speaker series, 6:30 pm, Marysville WA


January 24: “Discovering Europe on Foot” event, co-presented with Cassandra Overby, 6:00 pm, Bellevue REI, Bellevue, WA

February 6: Peninsula Wilderness Club, 7:00 pm, Bremerton WA

February 7: Adventure Uncorked, hosted by ExplorerX at Elsom Cellars, 6:00 pm, Seattle WA

February 23: Savvy Traveler, 10:00 am, Edmonds, WA

March 28-31: American Pilgrims on the Camino National Gathering, Black Mountain, NC (I’ll be giving a presentation on the Le Puy Camino route on Saturday afternoon)

April 1: Malaprop’s Bookstore, 6:00 pm, Asheville, NC

April 25: Bellevue REI, 6:00pm, Bellevue WA

April 27: Third Place Books Ravenna, 12:00pm book signing, Seattle WA (as part of National Independent Bookstore Day)

May 2: Seattle REI, 6:30pm, Seattle WA

June 9: Private book club, Seattle WA

September 26: Boldly Went live adventure storytelling event

October 6: Write on the Sound conference, Edmonds WA (I’ll be part of a panel called “So You Want to Be a Travel Writer”)

October 9: Cheltenham Literature Festival, Cheltenham England (I’ll be part of a panel on modern pilgrimage)

November 23: Holiday Bookfest, 3:00-5:00 pm signing and reading, Phinney Neighborhood Association, Seattle WA.





October 4: Ignite Seattle, Seattle WA (This is not a typical Camino presentation, but it is a chance to see me share a fast, fun piece called “How to Thru-Hike Without Suffering” to 500 people)

October 5: University Bookstore, 6:00 pm Seattle WA

October 9: The Traveler, 7:00 pm Bainbridge Island, WA

October 14: Bellevue Library, 2:00 pm Bellevue, WA

October 15: Third Place Books Lake Forest Park, 7:00 pm Lake Forest Park, WA

October 16: “Discovering the Best of Europe on Foot” webinar co-presented with Cassandra Overby, 6:00 pm PT, accessible from your own computer. Click here for details.

October 17: Village Books, 7:00 pm Bellingham, WA

October 18: Kirkland Library, 7:00 pm Kirkland, WAIMG_20181005_1731313

October 22: Powell’s Books on Hawthorne, 7:30 pm Portland, OR

October 26: Sherman’s Books of Portland, 1:00 pm signing, Portland, ME

November 1: REI Greenwood Village, 6:30 pm Denver, CO

November 7: Phinney Books, 7:00 pm Seattle, WA

November 14: Browser’s Books, 7:00 pm Olympia, WA

November 15: Eagle Harbor Books, Bainbridge Island, WA

November 27:Discovering Europe on Foot” event, co-presented with Cassandra Overby, 6:30pm, Seattle REI, Seattle, WA

November 29: “Discovering Europe on Foot” event, co-presented with Cassandra Overby, 6:00pm, Alderwood REI, Lynnwood, WA

December 2: Woodinville Library, 2:00 pm Woodinville, WA

December 5: Discovering Europe on Foot” event, co-presented with Cassandra Overby, 5:30 pm, Odin Brewing Company, hosted by Southcenter REI, Tukwila, WA