*Event Planners, Please note: If you are hoping to book for a date not yet listed in the Bay Area (including Napa and Santa Cruz), and it's coming up fast - please email Rain directly or leave word on 877-DRK-POEM option 4. Dates outside of Northern California are available without added travel costs, as listed with appropriate contact info.
APRIL 2009 - National Poetry Month!
4/12/2009, San Francisco, CA - Poetry Slam! Hosted by The Vetted Word - as a friend of (and fan of)the venue, Nob Hill Grille I snuck in under the radar and signed up for the open mic. 5 minute reading. To sign up, contact Ogla.
4/21/2009 – Poetry Workshop Host for Elyseum: A Paradise for Heroes and Writers in San Francisco (Not in Harbin…). Contact Scott G. Browne or Russell Gonzaga for more info.
4/30/2009-5/3/2009. World Horror Convention 2009 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is CANCELLED for Rain, due to a conflict in travel. Scott G. Browne will host the Annual Gross Out Contest in her place, with blessings.
TBA - the "It's Never Too Late" official (and late) Book Release Party at The Bigfoot Lodge in San Francisco. Lauren is making us a special BARFODDER inspired drink called The Poe. What is the Poe? Why, it's black, of course (and primarily comprised of Vodka).
6/7/2009, Radio Show/Podcast -- 6pm PDT/9pm EST (90 minutes duration). The Funky Werepig, described as "a blog talk radio show that spotlights horror in a most humorous fashion." Hosted by Greg Hall of Choate Road.
6/11/2009, Burbank, CA - Signing - 7pm at Dark Delicacies.
Mass-signing in conjunction with the HWA's Annual Bram Stoker Awards
6/12-14, 2009 at the 2009 Bram Stoker Awards Weekend, Burbank, CA.
TBD early July 2009 - Special Reading and Gallery showing for
DEADLAND with BARFODDER cover artist Daniele Serra - at Space Gallery in SF. (all the way from Italy!)
July 16-19, 2009 Ft. Worth, TX - **available** Contact JT via email to arrange.
10/29/09 - 11/1/09, World Fantasy Convention in San Jose, CA.