Loyola University MD senior just happens to attend reading;didn't realize my book was Apprentice House, their press.
Loyola University MD senior just happens to attend reading;didn’t realize my book was Apprentice House, their press.

Jacob Sears Memorial Library
Pre-Launch Book Talk
August 23, 2016, East Dennis, MA
Event Coordinator, Janet Robertson says:
“Compliments on your presentation
keep rolling in:
‘excellent speaker’…

‘Roselee spoke with feeling and authenticity’
…’can’t wait to read the book’…
‘loved the passages
she read.'”


Launch Reading/ Signing
Watchung Booksellers
October 1, 2016 Montclair, NJ

at Watchung Booksellers SRO/sold-out launch event
at Watchung Booksellers SRO/sold-out launch event with owner Margot Sage-El


Montclair Magazine Buzzworthy


Hudson Valley Launch, Reading & Signing
Oblong Books & Music
October 6, 2016 Rhinebeck, NY

Oblong audience
Oblong Books & Music audience

Reading & Signing, The Golden Notebook
November 6, 2016 Woodstock, NY

with fellow Widows' Handbook contributor Iris Litt in Woodstock
with fellow Widows’ Handbook contributor Iris Litt in Woodstock

Barnes & Noble, Reading/Signing
November 16, 2016
Kingston, NY
Red Hook Public Library Book Group Discussion
December 13, 2016



1/14 REAP

(Retired Educators & Professionals)
Reading and Signing, JCC Palisades, NJ


1/24-1/26 World Premiere of “Tikkun”
Center for Performing Arts in Rhinebeck


3/15, 4 p.m.  Reading and Signing w/ Marina Cramer
Inquiring Minds Bookstore, New Paltz, NY


3/20 Ashbury Reading Series, Hudson, NY


4/4 Barnes & Noble Signing, Colonie, NY


5/9 Millbrook Literary Festival Appearance


5/16 ANT Bookstore Reading Series, Clifton, NJ


10/13 Red Hook Public Library Book Group discussion, 2:30 p.m.
Red Hook, NY


10/1–Official Trial by Family Book Launch: Oblong Books & Music,
Rhinebeck, NY

10/5–Trial by Family Reading & Signing, Watchung Booksellers, Montclair, NJ

10/10–Private Book Party, Dinallo Kelleher Wealth Mgmt, Troy, NY

10/19–Trial by Family Reading & Signing, Barnes & Noble,
Kingston, NY

11/19 Ladies of the Lake Book Group, Red Hook, NY

1/19 Play “Rehearsing for Oscar” in Rhinebeck


JCC on the Palisades 2.13.18

REAP (Retired Executives & Professionals)
at JCC on the Palisades
Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Tenafly, NJ


Vassar Alum Author Meet and Greet
Saturday, June 9, 2018 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Vassar College Bookstore
60 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY



Discussion group at Bluestockings Bookstore, NYC
Discussion group at Bluestockings Bookstore, January 28, 2017  NY, NY



with memoir authors Franz Nicolay
and Kassi Underwood at


Volume Reading Series (flanked by co-hosts Dani Grammerstorf and Hallie Goodman)
February 11, 2017
Spotty Dog Books & Ale, Hudson, New York



Montclair NJ Book Group 2/16/17


Women’s History Month Story Slam w/co-hosts Dara Lurie and Red Hook Public Library director Dawn Jardine
March 24, 2017 Red Hook, NY


on-going class in Rhinebeck, NY & online anywhere
for more info email



w/ authors Jene Luciani, Cheryl Eaton, Eric Devine,
Peter Aaron, Jim Coyne at
Spring Local Authors Day & Signing
Barnes & Noble, Albany
April 1, 2017



w/ Apprentice House Press Director Kevin Atticks
Apprentice House Author Reading &Reception
Loyola University, MD       May 4, 2017



Great Writers Book Group
Watchung Booksellers  Montclair, NJ
May 5, 2017



Millbrook Literary Festival – “Debut Authors/Writing Friends: Finding Support on the Way to Publication” a conversation w/novelist Marina Cramer, on our connected writing lives.
May 20, 2017 Millbrook Library,  Millbrook, NY

queen-anne-book-companyHitting the West Coast

queen-anne-signing  Meeting Seattle readerskarla-rb-wendy-qa   w/

Queen Anne Book Company‘s event coordinator Karla Pruneda,
Reading & Signing, Seattle, WA,   June 15, 2017


w/Michele Neff Hernandez, founder & director of Soaring Spirits Int'l and visionary creator of Camp Widow, where I had the privilege of presenting.
w/Michele Neff Hernandez, founder/director of Soaring Spirits International and visionary creator of Camp Widow, where I had the privilege of being a Featured Presenter on “Becoming a New You” 
attendees at my Camp Widow San Diego workshop
attendees at my Camp Widow  workshop

San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina
August 11, 2017


Starr Library, Rhinebeck, NYstarr-library-discussion-10-14-17-1
October 14, 2017
a reprise of the  5/20/17 Millbrook Literary Festival presentation


Quinnipiac University quitalk-2-2
October 24-(Talk Yawp! Series) &
October 25 -noon (Master Class)
Albert Schweitzer Institute, Hamden, CT


Camp Widow TorontoThings Left Unsaid Toronto
Featured Presenter: “Things Left Unsaid“– a Writing Workshop & a reprise of “Becoming A New You
Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre, Ontario
November 11, 2017