2018 Events

News and Upcoming Events

Des Moines Book Festival, downtown Kaleidoscope,

March 28, 11am    CANCELLED :(

Franklin Avenue Library Book Talk, Des Moines, IA,

June 22, 7pm   Event Info

David R. Collins Writers' Conference, Davenport, IA, 

June 25-27   Registration Info

Workshops Kali is teaching:

Foundational Elements of the Novel

 The Business of Writing: Edit, Polish, Query, Submit (co-taught with Misty Urban)


Iowa Summer Writing Festival, Iowa City, IA, 

July 19-26   CANCELLED :(

Workshops Kali is teaching:

Weeklong, July 19-24, Revision Boot Camp for Novels and Memoirs

Weekend, July 25-26, Points of Entry in Storytelling

Prairie Lights Bookstore, Iowa City, IA,

July 20, 7pm    Event Info

Franklin Avenue Library Afternoon Book Club, Des Moines, IA,

August 25, 2pm   Event Info

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Coming June 2020

Now available for pre-order

Indie Bound


Barnes & Noble


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