Readings & Activities



Adoption Mosaic, We the Experts: Adoptee Authors — panelist; March 13, 2021

Wordier Than Thou Storytelling & Prose Open Mic, October 15, 2019 — featured reader

Adoptees On Podcast — I spoke with host Haley Radke about how identities are formed and altered by growing up adopted and then reuniting with birth family. Episode 98 aired February 8, 2019.

Diverse Narratives Within the Collective Adoptee Voice, a panel discussion by Lost Daughters at the American Adoption Congress Conference, Cambridge, MA, March 28, 2015

Living Loud: Unabashed Identity Exploration, Busboys and Poets, Washington, D.C., June 1, 2014

Judge, Literary E-zine category, 2014 Southern Literary Festival

Johns Creek Poetry Group (Georgia Poetry Society), March 23, 2013 — invited to read three poems from my thesis on adoption experience

Auburn Writers Conference, Auburn University, October 12, 2012 — selected for fifteen-minute reading of poetry on themes of travel, identity, and search for voice