Schedule & Events




Delaware Literary Reading Series:

     February 27 at Newark Arts Alliance, Newark

     April 9 at Zwaanendael Museum, Lewes

     June 17 at New Castle Court House Museum, Old New Castle

     October 9 at John Dickinson Plantation, Dover


1st Saturday of each month:  Writers Breakfast Meeting, Panera’s, Wilmington, De

1st Tuesday of each month: Open Mic, Newark Arts Alliance, Newark, De

2nd Monday of each month – Writing as Healing, Christiana Care Wellness Program, Newark, De

~ 2016 Calendar ~


Friday, January 15 – guest radio interview at WDDE, Delaware’s NPR station, to discuss the Delaware Division of the Art’s Fellowship program and other topics. The weekly spot called “The Green” (3:00 p.m. Fridays, 2:00 p.m. Sundays) is a radio magazine to discuss events, ideas, and issues important to Delaware listeners. The interview can be heard here.

Friday, January 15 – Create a Vision Board for 2106 workshop at Newark Arts Alliance. Under the guidance of Delaware artist Carol Mauer, this Girls Night Out series present a unique opportunity to gather with women, create art, and enjoy wine, cheese, and conversation…a grown-up playgroup for women ages 21 and over.

Delaware Fun A Day – “Fun-A-Day is a community-centric art project and show that happens in cities all over the country each year – including Delaware! Participants choose a project and produce one piece of artwork every day for an entire month. The resulting pieces create a narrative outlining each artist’s journey throughout the month.”


Saturday, Feb. 27 – Cape Henlopen Anthology Reading, Newark Arts Alliance, Newark,  DE


Sunday, March 20: A Writers Workshop. A casual and creative discussion on creative nonfiction, writing goals & planning, and a Q&A on publishing and submissions. At the Kirkwood Library Community Room, 6000 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE. Free and open to the public, no registration necessary. 1:00-4:00 p.m..

March 28 – April 11: Necessary Parts Online Course through Sisters in Crime Great Unpublished (Guppy) chapter

Thursday, March 31 – Cape Henlopen Anthology Reading, Wesley College,  Dover, De


April 3 (Sunday) – Delaware Division of the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship Reading, Maggie Rowe and Ramona DeFelice Long, at the Judge Morris Estate, White Clay Creek Park in Newark, Delaware, 1:00-3:00 p.m. For more information, see here.

April 7 – 9: The Write Stuff Conference, an annual writers’ conference presented by the Greater Lehigh Valley Writers Group, Bethlehem, PA

Saturday,  April 9: Cape Henlopen Anthology Reading, Zwaanendael Museum,  Lewes, De

Saturday, April 16: Authors & Audiences event, to celebrate National Library Week, Kent County Public Library, Dover, De

Friday, April 22: Women of Substance conference, A Conference Just for Women, Neumann University, Aston, Pa.


Friday thru Sunday, May 20 – 22: Pennwriters Annual Conference, Lancaster, PA – I will be presenting workshops on The Opening Promise and True to Character


Friday, June 17 – Old New Castle County Courthouse Literary Reading, New Castle, De


Sundays, July 10, 17, 24, 31 – The Care and Planning of a Novel multi-week writing workshop through the Newark Arts Alliance’s summer art class series. A complete novel manuscript or a work in progress would be best for this course.