1. Accepting the University of Michigan "Five Under Ten" Young Alumni Award. 2. Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Panel. Boston, 2013. 3. AWP Lecture and Reading. Seattle, 2014. 4. Park Road Books Reading. Charlotte, North Carolina. 5. Carr Reading Series. Detroit, Michigan. 6. Chapbook Festival Conference. New York, New York. 7. Graduates Reading Series. Seaside, Oregon. 8. Willow Books Author Meet and Greet. Detroit, Michigan. 9. Independent Bookstores Spotlight Lecture and Reading. Greensboro, North Carolina. 10. Author Terry McMillan. Greensboro, North Carolina. 11. The Creative Center Authors and Artists. Greensboro, North Carolina. 12. Authors Tayari Jones and Kwame Dawes. Forest Grove, Oregon.