Publicity

SPEAKING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Camden, ME: Rotary author presentation and book signing (projected October, 2014)
  • Sand Lake, NY: Sand Lake Public Library, author presentation and book signing (projected October, 2014)
  • East Greenbush, NY: self-publishing panel discussion partnered with HVWG, bok-signing (6/8/2014)
  • Bethlehem, NY: The Bethlehem School, Bethlehem, NY: fund-raiser, author presentation/book-signing (11/21/2013)
  • Guilderland, NY: Local author Book Fair, Guilderland Public Library, display/book signing (10/19/2013)
  • Saratoga, FL: Selby Public Library, author presentation and book signing (1/23/2013)
  • Midlothan, VA: Clover Hill Library (Chesterfield group), Self-publishing Workshop: So You Want to Self-Publish? (1/5/2013)
  • Saratoga Springs Public Library, NY: self-publishing workshop – The Book Inside You, how to get it out (10/18/2012)
  • The Arts Center, Troy, NY: self-publishing workshop – The Book Inside You, how-to get it out! (9/29/2012)
  • Hanover Square, Colonie, NY: presentation and book signing to SOS: “The Older Set” (9/24/2012)
  • Brookfield Public Library, CT: presentation & book signing (9/18/2012)
  • Western CT State Univ, Danbury, CT: self-publishing workshop – The Book Inside You, how-to get it done! with Cindy Miller, Trinity Production (9/15/12)
  • Eastwyck Village, Rensselaer, NY: presentation & book signing (9/6/2012)
  • Roe-Jan Library, Hillsdale, NY: “Getting Published” Seminar/panel (6/23/2012)
  • Brainerd Library, Haddam, CT: presentation & book signing (6/21/2012)
  • Albany Public Library, NY: Author Tuesdays w/Barbara M Traynor; book signing and presentation (6/19/2012)
  • East Greenbush Public Library, NY: Workshop: Preparing Your Manuscript for Self-Publication given by Barbara Traynor and Jan Tramontano; sponsored by HWVG (6/2/2012)
  • Ridgefield Public Library, CT:Dynamic Duo author book signing & presentation with Prill Boyle (author, Defying Gravity) (5/29/2012)
  • Chattanooga Public Library, TN: Lunch ‘n Learn, 12 Noon; Author presentation & book signing (04/21/2012)
  • Hayesville Public Library, NC: Author book signing & presentation (04/28/2012)
  • Women’s Center, Charleston, SC: Author book signing & presentation (01/12/2012)
  • Saratoga Springs Public Library, NY, Author book signing & presentation (12/13/11)
  • Newtown Public Library, CT, “Lunch ‘n Learn” – signing and author presentation (11/22/11)
  • Bethel Public Library, CT, Author book signing & presentation (11/19/11)
  • Southington Public Library, CT: Author book signing & presentation (11/17/11)
  • YMCA, Bethlehem, NY, “Lunch ‘n Learn” author book signing & presentation (11/9/2011)
  • Troy Public Library, NY, Author book signing & presentation (11/3/11)Rensselaerville Public Library, NY: Author book signing & presentation (10/28/11)
  • Siena College “Lunch’n Learn”, Career Center, Loudonville, NY: author book signing & presentation (10/24/11)
  • Fairfield Public Library, CT: Author book signing & presentation (10/18/11)
  • New Fairfield “Friends of” Public Library, CT, Author book signing & presentation, “Food for Thought” (10/12/11)
  • Honest Weight Food Coop, Albany, NY: Author presentation and book signing (9/10/11)
  • Rensselaerville Public Library, NY: Family Day author presentation & book signing (8/2/11)
  • Amherst Senior Center, Amherst, MA: Author book signing & presentation  (6/23/11)
  • AAUW Book and Author Luncheon, Stony Hill Inn, Danbury, CT (4/30/2011)
  • Honest Weight Food Coop, Albany, NY: Author book signing & presentation (1/17/2010)
  • Colonie Library, Albany, NY: Author book signing & presentation (11/16/2010)
  • Guilderland Public Library, NY: OASIS Healthy Lifestyle Workshop: Capitol District YMCA, NY  (10/20/2010)
  • IWWG Big Apple Open House and Author Panel, National Arts Club, New York City (10/17/2010)
  • East Greenbush Public Library, East Greenbush, NY: Author book signing & presentation (10/7/2010)
  • Capitol District YMCA, Guilderland, NY: Workshop, MYSTERY YEARS? How will you use them? (10/6/2010)
  • Finisher’s Forum 2010, Albuquerque, NM, Regional Event to encourage volunteering;
  • Volunteer Forum plus book signing (4/23-24, 2010)
  • Albuquerque Main Library, NM: Author book signing & presentation (4/14/2010)
  • Dolores Public Library, Dolores, CO; Author book signing & presentation (4/3/2010)Santa Fe Women’s Club, Author book signing & presentation(3/22/10)
  • Main Public Library, Albuquerque, NM, Author book signing & presentation (4/14/10)
  • Los Griegos Public Library, Albuquerque, NM, Author book signing & presentation (3/18/2010)
  • EBWA Women, Schenectady, NY: Author book signing & presentation (12/10/09)
  • South Salem Public Library, NY: Author book signing & presentation (10/19/09)
  • Bethlehem Public Library, NY: Author book signing & presentation (10/19/09)
  • Bethlehem Public Library, Upstate NY: Author book signing & presentation, “Retirement Volunteering Redefined (2008)

On-Line INERNET PUBLISHING

PRINT MEDIA

  • Review: Young At Heart News (online publication), “Reading Suggestions”, May, 2013
  • Article “Treasured Pleasure”: OASIS Journal 2010, (new and emerging writers over fifty), IMAGO Press
  • Article “A Bit of Verve”: Senior Spotlight (Capital District), Albany, NY, April 2010, Vol. VIII, No. 4
  • Book Review, Albany, The Albany News Times Sunday Book review section “Capital Region authors explore …and other titles; Brian Rivlin By-line (12/13/09)
  • Interview “Volunteer Retirement Redefined”: Heifer Moo’s, Albany area Heifer International volunteer newsletter, Fall 2008 Volume 1 (number 2)
  • Interview “Slingerlands Resident Redefines Retirement Volunteering; The Spotlight, Albany, NY: (9/17/08)
  • Travel articles with author digital pictures: “Kodiak Island”; “Good Morning Totem”; “Alaska, Blazing a Trail North”: The Sunday Republican, Waterbury, CT:  (2005-06)
  • Op-Ed “Inject Common sense into Political Campaigns”: Litchfield County Times, CT: (1/30/04)
  • Op-Ed “Inject Common Sense into Political Campaigns”: The News-Times Sunday edition, Danbury, CT (2003)

TV/RADIO HIGHLIGHTS

  • Interview, Ann Parillo’s — Schenectady Today, taping July 24th to be aired on Channel 16; OpenStageMedia.com (7/24/12)
  • Cox Cable Public Access TV, CT & MA: Interview with Zita Christensen, Host, “Full Bloom”Channel 88, Fairfield, CT;
  • Interview with Prill Boyle, Host, “Ageless” (10/17/11) Show airs, Friday @ 6:30 PMCT Public TV, Channel 23, Danbury, CT, (6/16/11 and 810/11)
  • Interview(s) for public access: Ann Parillo’s — Schenectady Today, Show #672, taping at Proctor’s Education Center, NY (5/17/11)
  • News Channel 4 Interview, Lowcountry LIVE! Charleston, SC (1/2/11)
  • WYNY-TV Channel 13 Forum highlighting Volunteering with Phil Bayly, Albany, NY (11/28/2010)
  • WAMC, NPR Affiliate, Albany, NY: Essay “On Public Transportation” (09/10)
  • Blog Talk Radio interview with Patricia Raskin (12/16/09)
  • NPR Roundtable interview with Joe Donahue, WAMC, Albany, NY (11/23/09)
  • WAMC, NPR Affiliate, Albany, NY: Essay “The Ultimate Retirement” (8/09)
  • WAMC, NPR Affiliate, Albany, NY: Essay “Arkansas” (12/08)

 

INTERNET HIGHLIGHTS

www.youngatheartnews.com; review in “Reading Suggestions”, May, 2013

www.sunpiperpress.com: Essay “Inject Common Sense into Political Campaigns” (12/30/04)
www.lifecirclesent.com: Poetry Newsletter “Valentine Lament” (2/9/04)
www.senselessknowledge.com: Essay “Maximum Security” (4/12/04)

EDUCATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
Adult Education Course, created syllabus and student booklet: “Keeping in Touch” a communication tool for separated families; 1976-77