News and Events

Recent Events

Book Signing, Sheridan (Wyoming) Stationery, Saturday, June 1, 2019.

Creative presentation, North American Review conference, Cedar Rapids, Iowa (UNI),

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Tallgrass Science & Nature Journalism Workshop, Emporia, Kansas, April 20-22, 2018

Northeast Iowa Rural Summit --" May 16,  Edgewood (Iowa) Locker Event Center

Wyoming Writers 2018 Conference, Dubois, Wyoming June 1-3, 2018

Cenntenial, Wyoming Library reading & talk, June 6, 2018

Dubuque Author Festival, Carnegie-Stout Library, June 24, 2018

John R. Milton Writing Conference, USD, Vermillion SD, Oct. 27, 2018, creative writing presentation

Iowa Living Roadways Annual Celebration, Ames, Iowa Nov. 16, 2018, Keynote address

Milestone Award for Achievement, Wyoming Writers, 2018

Kansas Notable Book, 2017
High Plains Book, non-fiction finalist, 2014

Interview with Amy Mayer of Iowa Public Radio, released (7/10/2018).  "How Some Small Towns are Achieving Brain Gain." 

Interview with Steve Kraske of KCUR's "Up to Date" program (6/28/17). My portion starts at minute 25 of this podcast. 


Interview with Charity Nebbe of Iowa Public Radio's "Talk of Iowa"  (6/29/16) 

Interview with Micah Schweizer (10/21/16) of Wyoming Public Radio's Open Spaces

Interview with Kaye McIntyre (9/24/2017) of Kansas Public Radio's KPR Presents

My interview with Irina Zhorov (7/12/2013) at Wyoming Public Media about Traveling the Power Line: From the Mojave Desert to the Bay of Fundy. 


My interview with UW News Service about Jukeboxes & Jackalopes and the cultural contributions of Wyoming bars.






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