Tomorrow is the Naked Girls Reading Literary Gala and I am one of 5 finalists to have my work read by the lovely ladies of the Everleigh Club in Chicago.
Reservations are required. You can purchase tickets in advance here.
I will neither be naked nor reading on Friday night, but I will be reading (clothed) from The Silence of Trees at the first Chicago Book Expo to be held in Uptown this weekend.
The Chicago Writers House Project is creating a pop-up bookstore in the empty Uptown's Borders on Nov. 19-20. Featuring more than 40 fiction and poetry presses, Chicago Book Expo 2011 will also include readings, a nonprofit fair, live performances, and architectural walking tours.
For more information, check out their website www.chicagowritershouse.org .They will have panels, workdhopd, children's programming and more!
I'll be at the table for Wolfsword Press/The Chicago Creative Coop. Stop by and say hello! I may have cookies. I'll also be reading (clothed) on Saturday, November 19, 1:00 pm in the basement of the Uptown Broadway Building (former speakeasy) 4701 N. Broadway.