Culture Watch
by Sarah A. Spitz, Santa Monica Daily Press, March 26, 2020

Op-Ed, Los Angeles Times, March 27, 2020

Kirkus Review, April 7, 2020

Interview in Spirit of Story blog by Karin Guttman, April 17,

Review in The Jewish Journal by Jonathan Kirsch, April 20,

Review in The Adroit Journal by Jody Keisner, April 28, 2020

Orange County Register, June 1, 2020

Self-Interview, the nervous breakdown, June 16, 2020


i-Heart Radio tour, March 30, 2020:

  • WTAM, Cleveland, Ohio
  • WHAS, Louisville, KY
  • WMT, Cedar Rapids, Idaho
  • KOGO, San Diego, CA
  • KFYI, Phoenix, AZ
  • KDXU, Saint George, UT
  • WHO, Des Moines, IOWA

WONK, Washington, “How to Quiet the Inner Hypochondriac in the Era of Coronavirus,” Interview with Jen Richer, posted April 1, 2020

Write On! KFAI Radio, Interview with Liz Olds, May 5, 2020

Kathryn Zox , episode #1246 Childhood Trauma, Voice of America, April 22, 2020

Drinks with Tony podcast with Tony DuShane, May 27, 2020

Answers for the Family, LA Talk Radio, Interview with Allen Cardoza, April 6, 2020

Video produced for A Mighty Blaze, livestreamed on Facebook site, April 6, 2020

Virtual Events

Antioch University, Los Angeles, Spring Literary Uprising, faculty reader, May 12, 2020

Skylight Books, Los Angeles, CA, in conversation with Paul Lisicky, author of Later: My Life at the Edge of the World, May 13, 2020

Harvard Bookstore, Cambridge, MA, in conversation with Paul Lisicky, author of Later: My Life at the Edge of the World, May 23, 2020

Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena, CA, in conversation with Barbara Abercrombie, July 17, 2020

Santa Monica Cultural Affairs, the Annenberg Center, and Red Hen Press, Life’s A Beach: Publishing in a Pandemic, with Kristen Millares Young, Reema Rajbanshi, Elizabeth Earley, and Anna Dorn July 29, 2020

Flintridge Bookstore, La Canada, CA, in conversation with Melissa Cistaro, author of Pieces of My Mother, August 13, 2020

Capital Books, Sacramento, CA, in conversation with Marilyn Reynolds, author of Til Death or Dementia Do Us Part, moderated by Karen Kasaba, August 31, 2020