October TBASpeakerCovenant College, Lookout Mountain, Georgia
September 28, 29Alaska Ministries Convention
Keynote Speaker: “The Courage to Serve”
Workshops: Incarnational Teaching
Kodiak, Alaska
July 25 – August 6MFA Residency
Homily: “Eat this Book”: “What is Required of Us?”
Reading: Body Double
Santa Fe, New Mexico
July 18, 19Focus on the Family Broadcast:
“Hope in the Midst of Unplanned Pregnancy”
April 18 – 20Writing Festival: Writing a Woman’s LifeHoughton College
April 18Family Research Council:luncheon
“Protecting the Family–for the Right Reasons”
Washington, D.C.
March 29Wheaton College
Lunch with Creative Writing Students: Inside the MFA
Wheaton, IL
March 28 – 4:00 p.m.Wheaton College
Reading: “Surviving Grace and Other Mysteries”
Wheaton, IL.
March 15 – 25MFA ResidencyWhidbey Island, WA
March 12Houston Baptist University
“Writing the Mystery”
For info: [email protected]
Houston, Texas
Student Union
January 23The Courage to Teach SeminarTegucigalpa, Honduras
January 19The Courage to Teach SeminarEl Salvador
January 9The Courage to Teach/The Courage to Learn SeminarGuatemala City


November 17Pepperdine University
“The Spirit of Art”
Malibu, CA
Library Reading Room
November 14, 15Westmont College
Public Reading, Class Lectures
Santa Barbara
September 28Kodiak College:
An Evening with Leslie Fields
8:00 p.m.
Kodiak, Alaska
July 30 – August 6St. John’s College.
The Glen Workshop Reading, Seminars.
Santa Fe, New Mexico
April 22Conversation on nature writing with Leslie Leyland Fields and Paul Willis
2:00-3:00 p.m.
April 20“Writing [Even] Against the Odds”
1:45-2:45 p.m.
April 20 – 22Calvin Festival of Faith and WritingGrand Rapids, Michigan
Calvin College
March 29Interview, KOKFOklahoma City
Live 12:25 CST
March 16 – 26Seattle Pacific University Master of Fine Arts residencyWhidbey Island
February 24Reading from Surprise Child
The Next Page
Kodiak, Alaska
February 23KVOK Surprise Child InterviewKodiak, Alaska
January 21WTBF, Broadcast 12:00 CSTTroy Alabama