September 2017

 

Heidi Barr Cover-180Heidi Barr: Woodland Mantiou Pre-release Party

Date/Time: September 2, 9:30 am -11:30 am

Place: Brookings Farmer’s Market, Brookings South Dakota

Details: Join Heidi Barr for the release of the first copies of Woodland Manitou! I’ll be set up next to the Hillside Prairie Gardens booth to sign the very first printed copies at the Brookings Farmer’s Market on Sept. 2 from 9:30-11:30 – there will be scones, books for purchase, and of course, lots of fresh local produce.

 

book-of-noticing-final-smKatherine Hauswirth Nature on the Page Workshop Series (3 sessions) with landscape artist/nature journal expert Jan Blencowe.

Date/Place: Saturdays, Sept 9, 16, & 23, 1-3 PM, Bushy Hill Nature Center, Connecticut

$50/person for the series

Join journal and landscape artist Jan Blencowe and nature writer/amateur naturalist Katherine Hauswirth in a 3-session series on nature journaling and nature writing. All sessions will allow time for learners to be in and reflect on nature at Bushy Hill, as well as try out these expressive arts and share them (as desired) with the class. Session 1: Jan will focus on nature drawing/painting techniquesSession 2: Katherine will provide an overview of nature writing types and approachesSession 3: Both instructors will present and discuss next steps for learnersAges 15 and up, please. More Learn>

 

book-of-noticing-final-smKatherine Hauswirth at the Connecticut Authors Trail Final Event

Where: Mohegan Sun Cabaret Theater, Uncasville, CT

When: Thursday, September 14, 6:16-8:15 PM

 

 

 

Hiking Naked Cover-180Book Launch for Hiking Naked: A Quaker Woman’s Search for Balance

When: Saturday, September 16, 7:00 PM.

Where: Woodmen Hall, Lopez Island, WA.

This event is free and open to the public. Come celebrate the launch of Hiking Naked with us! The author will be reading selections and signing books. There will be light refreshments.

 

 

Allagash-180David K. Leff Nature Poetry Writing Workshop for Amherst Poetry Festival

When: September 16, 2017, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.,

Where: Emily Dickinson Museum, Amherst, MA

 

 

 

Landslide-180Andrew Jarvis Book Signing at Orange County Author Festival

Where: OCLS Downtown, Orlando, Florida

When: September 16, 2017/ All Day

 

 

 

Heidi Barr Cover-180Heidi Barr: Woodland Manitou Book Launch!

Place: Simple Living, LLC  Osceola WI (103 Cascade Street)

Date/Time: September 23, 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Details: Join me for the official launch celebration of Woodland Manitou: To Be on Earth at Simple Living, a store dedicated to promoting simplicity, sustainability, and supporting local artists. I’ll be signing books, of course, and there will be refreshments offered as well as some activities with a local herbalist. Make a day out of it and have lunch before or dinner afterward at The WaterShed Cafe next door, visit Cascade Falls (the local waterfall a stone’s throw from the store) or stop in at Pleasant Valley Orchard, just across the river.

 

Moon Reminded Me-180The Moon in Jewels: An Evening of Poetry with Ellen Grace O’Brian

Part of the Poetry Center San Jose Well-RED Reading Series Date/Time: September 12, 2017 |  7 pm – 9 pm

Place: Works/San Jose – Art and Performance Center, 365 South Market St., San Jose, CA 95113

Description: Join poets Ellen Grace O’Brian and Parthenia Kavita Hicks for an evening of poetry that weaves the spiritual and the personal. That observes longing, grief, and absolute joy as coexisting states. That explores Pierre Teilhard de Chardin’s belief that “we are not human beings having a spiritual experience; we are spiritual beings having a human experience.” Ellen Grace O’Brian will read from her award-winning collection of poems, The Moon Reminded Me. Book signing after.

 

October 2017

 

book-of-noticing-final-smKatherine Hauswirth Book signing at Old Saybrook Farmer’s Market
Where: 210 Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT
When: Saturday, October 7, 9-12:30
Details: Katherine Hauswirth, naturalist and author of The Book of Noticing: Collections and Connections on the Trail, will be at the farmer’s market selling and signing books. A lovely place to be on a fall day!

 

 

 

book-of-noticing-final-smKatherine Hauswirth Nature Writing Workshop at Deep River Public Library
Where: 150 Main Street, Deep River, CT
When: Saturday, October 7, 2-4
Details: Join Deep River nature writer Katherine Hauswirth, author of The Book of Noticing: Collections and Connections on the Trail, for a reading, book signing, and introductory workshop on nature writing. The workshop portion will include an overview of nature writing formats and authors, a free handbook on getting started, and time for participants to be on their own in nature and record some preliminary ideas or phrases. The group will come back together to discuss time in nature and early drafts (sharing work not required).

 

 

Heidi Barr Cover-180Heidi Barr Book Signing at AUTUMNFEST – St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin
When: Saturday, October 7, Time 10am to 2pm
Details: Head to Autumnfest, the local sustainability focused festival and chat with the author, stock up on local and organic products/crafts, and get a copy of Woodland Manitou signed! In partnership with the St. Croix Falls Public Library. Short talk/reading time TBD.

 

 

 

 

Hiking Naked Cover-180Iris Gravile Presentation and book signing at Write on the Sound Writers’ Conference

When: Oct. 7-8, 2017 | Full Schedule 

Where: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St, Edmonds WA 98020.

Details: Come join Iris Graville, author of Hiking Naked: A Quaker Woman’s Search for Balance during the annual Sound Writers’ Conference.

 

 

Journey to the Heart-180Book Signing and Reading with Nora Caron

Date/Time: October 14, 2017 from 2:00 pm until 3:30 pm

Place: Paragraphe Bookstore, 2220 McGill Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 3P9, Canada.

Details: Nora will be speaking about her journey as a writer and sharing some spiritual adventures she has had along the way. The whole New Dimensions Trilogy will be available for purchase. This event is free and open to the public.

 

 

Hiking Naked Cover-180Iris Graville Reading and Book Signing at Village Books

When: Sunday, October 15th, 4 pm

Where: Village Books, 1200 11th St., Bellingham, WA

Details: Come meet Iris Graville, author of Hiking Naked: A Quaker Woman’s Search for Balance. This event is free and open to the public.

 

 

Rolling Up the Sky-180Linda Flaherty Haltmaier: Andover’s Poet Laureate reads from her award-winning book Rolling up the Sky.

Date/Time: October 16th at 6:30 pm

Location: The Andover Bookstore, 89 Main Street #1, Andover, MA 01915

Details: Join us for a reading from our Poet Laureate, Linda Flaherty Haltmaier. She will be reading selections from her award-winning book Rolling up the Sky. She will be signing copies after the reading. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments.

 

 

Heidi Barr Cover-180Heidi Barr: Author Appearance/Signing event at Common Good Books

Place: Common Good Books, 38 S Snelling Ave, St Paul MN 55105

Date/Time: Date October 16, 2017 7pm – 9pm

Details: Join Heidi as she reads excerpts from her latest book, Woodland Mantiou: To Be on Earth. This event is free and open to the public.

 

 

Hiking Naked Cover-180Iris Gravile Author Reading and Book Signing at Darvill’s Bookstore

When: Wednesday, October 18th, 6 pm

Where: Darvill’s Bookstore, 296 Main St., Eastsound, WA

Details: Come meet Iris Graville, author of Hiking Naked: A Quaker Woman’s Search for Balance. This event is free and open to the public.

 

 

Hiking Naked Cover-180Iris Graville Author Reading and Book Signing at Leavenworth Library

When: Friday, October 20th, 6:30 PM

Where: Leavenworth Library, 700 US Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA.

Details: Free event sponsored by A Book for All Seasons bookstore. Reading also includes poet Derek Sheffield and fiction/nonfiction writer Peter Donahue.

 

 

Heidi Barr Cover-180Meet and greet at Gustaf’s Up North Gallery with Heidi Barr

Date/Time: Oct. 21, 2017 | Time 1:30pm-2pm

Place: North Gallery, 13025 Lake Blvd., Lindstrom, MN 55045

Join Heidi as she reads excerpts from her latest book, Woodland Mantiou: To Be on Earth. This event is free and open to the public.

 

 

Shadows of Paris-180Afternoon with Author Eric Lehman at the East Hampton Public Library

Place: East Hampton Public Library, East Hampton Connecticut

Date/Time: Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 at 2:00pm

Details: Join us for an afternoon with Eric Lehman author of the award-winning novella, Shadows of Paris.  

 

 

To Look Out From-180To Look Out From, Poetry of Place & Environment with Dede Cummings

Place: Northern Woodlands Conference, Hulbert Outdoor Center, Fairlee, Vermont

Date/Time: Saturday, October 21, 2017, Afternoon Session: 4:15-5:15

Details: When asked in an interview if he was a nature poet, Galway Kinnell responded, “What other kind of poet is there?” Join Vermont poet and founder of Green Writers Press, Dede Cummings, on a journey through time and landscape as she reads selections of poems from her award-winning collection, To Look Out From. John Elder writes of Cummings’ new collection, “What an authentic, moving, and beautifully cadenced collection this is.” Following the poetry reading, audience participation is encouraged to address questions such as: What role does the environment play in literature? How can instilling a vivid sense of place help literature fulfill its role as a form of solace, enrichment, and betterment for writers? Cummings reminds her readers that Henry David Thoreau says, so typically, “It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” Bring a favorite nature poem to share.

 

Reimagining Cover-180Fox Institute Gala and Grand Opening with Theodore Richards

Date: October 21, 2017

Place: Fox Institute, Boulder, CO

Details: Join Theodore Richards as well as countless other contemplative educators for an evening celebrating the launch of the Fox Institue. More info>

 

 

The Castoff Children-180L.M. Browning Book Signing

Part of “Women Who Write: A Benefit the Network of Executive Women Scholarship Fund”

Date/Time: October 26th, 2017, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Place: Saint Barbara Social Hall, 480 Racebrook Road • Orange, CT

Details: Join us for an evening of Connecticut women writers just in time for early holiday shopping. The event will include dozens of women writers throughout the region all signing copies of their collected works. There will also be a silent auction to benefit the Network of Executive Women Scholarship Fund.

 

book-of-noticing-final-smKatherine Hauswirth Living and Breathing Nature, at Acadia National Park and Beyond
Where: James. L. Goodwin State Forest and Conservation Education Center, 23 Potter Road, Hampton, CT
When: Saturday, October 28, 10-11:30
Details: Join Connecticut nature writer Katherine Hauswirth, author of The Book of Noticing: Collections and Connections on the Trail, for a talk on time in nature and her writing residency experiences, most recently at Acadia National Park in Maine. Katherine will read from her book, share some photos from Acadia as well as more local places, and wrap up with questions/answers and a book signing.

 

 

Reimagining Cover-180Book Signing and Reading with Theodore Richards

Place: Malaprop’s Bookstore, Asheville, NC

Date/Time: October 29, 2017

Details: Join award-winning author Theodore Richards to celebrate the launch of his latest book, The Great Reimagining: Spirituality in the Age of Apocolypse. This event is free and open to the public.

 

 

The Castoff Children-180L.M. Browning at The Boston Book Fest

When: October 28, 2017

Where: Copley Square, Back Bay, Boston, MA

Details: Homebound Publications goes to the Boston Book Fest! Members of our staff, including press Founder L.M. Browning, will be present at Boston Book Fest supporting our authors exhibiting and answering questions at the IBPA’s table as a Member of the Board.  Learn More about The Boston Book Fest>>

 

 

November 2017

 

Reimagining Cover-180Theodore Richards at Becker College

Where: Worcester, MA

Date: November 2, 2017 (Time to be Announced). 

Details: During the earlier part of the day Theodore Richards will be leading a workshop on Re-imagining Education. In the evening he will do a talk on his new book, The Great Re-imagining: Spirituality in an Age of Apocalypse. 

 

 

Reimagining Cover-180Theodore Richards at the Zen Life and Meditation Center

Where: Oak Park, IL

Date/time: November 5, 2017 | 9:00am meditation; 10:00am Talk

Details: Theodore Richards will be discussing his new book, The Great Re-imagining: Spirituality in an Age of Apocalypse. More Info>

 

 

Reimagining Cover-180Theodore Richards at the Bodhi Spiritual Center

Where: Chicago, IL

Date/Time: November 12, 2017 | (Time to be announced)

Theodore Richards will be discussing his new book, The Great Re-imagining: Spirituality in an Age of Apocalypse. More Info>

 

 

Reimagining Cover-180Theodore Richards at Institute of Noetic Sciences

Where: Baltimore, MD

Date/Time: November 14, 2017 (Time to be Announced). 

Details: Theodore Richards will be discussing his new book, The Great Re-imagining: Spirituality in an Age of Apocalypse

 

 

Reimagining Cover-180Theodore Richards at Potter’s House Bookstore

Where: Washington, DC

November 16, 2017 | Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Details: Theodore Richards will be discussing his new book, The Great Re-imagining: Spirituality in an Age of Apocalypse. More Info>

 

 

December 2017

 

Reimagining Cover-180Theodore Richards at Fox Institute Teaching  “Cosmology, Mythology, & Storytelling”

Where: Boulder, CO

Date/Time: December 4-8, 2017 (Times to be announced).

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The Castoff Children-180L.M. Browning at the Savoy Bookstore and Cafe – Holiday Stroll!

Date/time: December 6, 2017 | Time: 6pm – 8pm

Where: Savoy Bookstore and Cafe, Westerly, RI

Details: Downtown Westerly comes alive with the luminaria and holiday stroll! Connecticut author, L.M. Browning, reads from her award-winning novel, The Castoff Children! This event is free and open to the public! Stop in and partake of the wonders of the season.

 

 

Moon Reminded Me-180Ellen Grace O’Brian: Mystical Poetry and Awakened Heart

Date/Time: December 2, 2017 | Time:  7 pm – 9 pm

Where: Coalesce Bookstore, 845 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442

Details: Poetry says what the mind can only glimpse but the heart knows full well. It is the ancient language of the soul spoken by all mystic bards of Bhakti, the yoga of devotion calling us to awaken to divine Love. Through the ages, poetry persists as the soul insists on revealing itself again and again. Yogacharya Ellen Grace O’Brian’s reading from her award-winning collection of poems, The Moon Reminded Me, invites the mind to sink into the heart of divine remembrance. Book signing after the reading. Free event.