Upcoming Events

September 3, 2017
Performance, “A Call to Life,” Northern Light Church, Juneau, AK, 4:00pm.

September 21, 2017
“Lasting Grace,” Memorial Service for Brian Doyle. First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1126 SW Park Ave., Portland. 7:00pm.

October 5, 2017
Public Lecture, “Great Tide Rising,” Salem Environmental Education Series. Louck Auditorium, Salem Library, Salem, Oregon. 7–8:00pm.

October 27, 2017
Reading from Piano Tide, Magic Barrel: Reading to Fight Hunger. Whiteside Theater, Corvallis, OR. Doors open at 6:30. Event begins at 7:00pm.

November 11, 2017
Public reading, Piano Tide. Astoria, OR. Details TBA.

November 12, 2017
Performance, Piano/Spoken Word, “A Call to Life: Variations on a Theme of Extinction.” Clatsop Community College Concert Hall, Astoria, OR. 4:00pm.

November 19, 2017
Holiday Book Sale, “Portland Wild Arts Festival,” Montgomery Park, 2701 NW Vaugh, Portland, OR. 11:00am to 5:00pm.

December 4 – 7, 2017
Retreat. Council for an Uncertain Human Future, Wonderwell Mountain Refuge, Springfield, New Hampshire.

December 1, 2017
Release of paperback version of Piano Tide.


March 8-16, 2018
Annenberg Visiting Scholar in Ethics, Principia College, Elsah, IL. Events TBA.

April 29, 2018 (tentative date)
Performance, “A Call to Life,” Whidby Island. 4 pm. Details TBA.

May 14–18, 2018
Scribe, Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal, Fracking on trial for human rights violations. Corvallis, OR.

July 9–15, 2018
Keynote, “Living Upstream,” Fishtrap Writers Conference, Joseph, OR. Writing Class, TBA.


April 20–16, 2019
Performance, “A Call to Life: Variations on a Theme of Extinction,” Climate Change and Consciousness, Findhorn, Scotland.