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Fonda Lee On the Craft of Writing

Fonda Lee On the Craft of Writing

May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Honest Talk: Fonda Lee On the Craft of Writing and the Process of Publishing

Fonda Lee is an award-winning author of science fiction and fantasy for teens and adults, most recently the teen novel EXO.

Fonda reflects on lessons learned and answers audience questions in this informal, honest Q&A session about the craft of writing [...]

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Tough Girl

Tough Girl

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Carolyn Wood author of Tough Girl: An Olympian’s Journey discusses her book

Tough Girl recounts two journeys taken almost sixty years apart. One is the coming-of-age story of a rambunctious and closeted Northwest swimmer during the 1950s as she learns to train, race, and ultimately compete for gold in the 1960 Rome Olympics. The [...]

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Thriving

Thriving

May 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Christopher Harding and Will Wilkinson discuss their book Thriving: In Business and Life

Thriving in Business and Life provides readers with valuable techniques, tools, and resource information to assist them in dramatically improving their personal or organizational culture and their performance. Seasoned with personal stories and memorable anecdotes, Thriving is an entertaining and highly informative [...]

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Opening to the Mystery of Miracles

Opening to the Mystery of Miracles

May 15 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Jean Hanna discusses her book Opening to the Mystery of Miracles: Ancient Healing Wisdom to Contemporary Practice

Educator and artist, Jean Hanna will share the results of her ten year examination into healing miracles as described in her new book, Opening to the Mystery of Miracles: Ancient Healing Wisdom to Contemporary Practice. See how healing [...]

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My Father’s Closet

My Father’s Closet

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Karen A. McClintock discusses her book My Father’s Closet

Thirty years after her father’s death, Karen McClintock sets out to find the gay father she never really knew. As we follow the unraveling family secret, we find ourselves drawn into heartbreaking losses, along with humor, loyalty, and love. McClintock weaves a complex secret into the [...]

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The New Old Me

The New Old Me

May 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meredith Maran discusses her book The New Old Me – My Late-Life Reinvention

For readers of Anne Lamott, Abigail Thomas, and Ayelet Waldman, a “lusty, kickass*” post-divorce memoir, one woman’s story of starting over at 60—in youth-obsessed, beauty-obsessed Hollywood.

After the death of her best friend, the loss of her life’s savings, and the collapse [...]