Schedule of Events – Speaking, Signing, Research
Contact Me to request a Press Release or for information about Book Signings and Speaking Topics. (Available via Skype for book club or book event discussions.)
Jan 4 Igo Library Writers Group – San Antonio Texas
Jan 19 Irregular Writers-Readers Luncheon – Austin Texas
Jan 28 Forgiving Effie Beck discussion, Hill Country Retreat-Alamo Ranch Book Club – San Antonio Texas
Feb 17 Appearance at The Cove, San Antonio Texas
Mar 1 Book Talk – open to public, How and What of Writing Novels, Igo Library, San Antonio Texas
Apr 3 Igo Library Writers Group – San Antonio Texas
Jun 5 Irregular Writers-Readers Luncheon – Austin Texas
Jun 13 Meet-up Book Group, Brook Hollow Library – San Antonio Texas
Jun 15 Third Monday Writers Gathering
Jul 10-17 Research Road Trip Wyoming, Montana, North Dakota
Aug 8 Book Swap Brook Hollow Library San Antonio Texas
Aug 26 HCR Book Club
Sep 16 Great Northwest Book Club – Book Talk, Forgiving Effie Beck – San Antonio Texas
Oct 8-11 Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium. Book Talks and signing. Ruidoso New Mexico
Feb 22 Bandera Mardi Gras Parade, Bandera Texas
March 8 In celebration of Women’s History Month Karen Casey Fitzjerrell will conduct a conversation about 2014’s theme – Women of Character, Courage and Commitment at VIVA! Bookstore, 8407 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209 Phone: 800-826-1143
March 13-22 2014EPICon conference, Menger Hotel, San Antonio, Texas
April 5 2014 San Antonio Book Festival, Central Library and Southwest School of Art
May 4-8 Research WWII trip to Palacios (Camp Hulen), Port Lavaca, Port Aransas Texas.
Curtis Foester, Port Lavaca, Texas who shared his WWII experiences living on his father’s ranch.
June 24-28 Western Writers of American convention, Sacramento, CA
July 30 – Aug 6 Research in East Hampton, New York. Best library setting for research ever.
Oct 9-12 Cowboy Symposium Ruidoso, New Mexico
Oct 17-19 Women Writing the West conference, Golden, CO (Authors Andrea Downing and Roni McFadden)
Oct 19-24 Jackson Hole Wyoming -Research ranching in high country.
Oct 24 Will Rogers Medallion Awards – Forgiving Effie Beck won the Gold Medallion. Sure to be the highlight of the year.
Feb 1 Bandera Mardi Gras Parade
Feb 22 San Antonio Rodeo
March 1-2 Rockdale Tejas Festival Book Event, Lucy Hill Patterson Library
March 14-20 EPICon Conference in Vancouver Washington to accept EPIC Award.
April 5-6 Hometown reunion. Visited historic school buildings, Post Office.
April 14-21 Sedona Arizona (Massive Sandstorms stalled research efforts)
April 5 Book signing at the Twig Bookstore, San Antonio, Texas with authors Helen Ginger, Diane Fanning.
May 23-30 Jackson Hole Wyoming. Research Jenny Lake and Cummings Valley Cabin
July 1 Blog Wyoming Experience
July 8-10 Research trip to Matagorda Island for “What’s Next,” a work in progress
July 15 Pub. date for Forgiving Effie Beck
July 18 Meet with Shoal Creek Writers at Central Market, Austin Texas
August 1 Meet Cindy Davison Hightower in Bandera, visit historic Sliver Spur ruins
August 8 Twig Bookstore
Sept 6-17 Sabbatical at Half-Circle Diamond Bar Ranch, Colorado County, Texas
Oct 10-14 Women Writing the West Conference, Kansas City Mo.
Oct 26-27 Texas Book Festival, Capitol Grounds
Nov 12 “Meet Authors” Cancer Fund Raising Event, San Antonio, Texas