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Upcoming Appearances

April 28: Soul Desires Bookstore (1026 Jackson St  Omaha, NE 68102)
May 3: Nebraska State Capitol (Lincoln)
May 10: OM Center Poetry Slam (1216 Howard St Omaha, NE 68102)
May 15: First Christian Church (6630 Dodge St., Omaha) in the STIR series
May 31 & June 1: Buffalo Commons Storytelling Festival, McCook
June 4: Pre-Dad’s Day Reading with nonfiction author John Price at Garden Grove Eatery, 1911 Old Lincoln Hwy in Crescent, Iowa
June 6: Pinot, Pigs & Poets, fundraiser for Completely Kids at Happy Hollow Club, Omaha
June 11: 7pm, Poetry On The Bricks, TRU Café (2100 Central Ave  Kearney, NE)
June 18: 7pm, Des Moines Poetry Slam, Java Joe’s (214 4th St  Des Moines, IA)
July 20: 1pm, El Museo Latino (4701 S 25th St  Omaha, NE 68107)
July 28: 1pm, Bookworm Book Store (8702 Pacific St, Omaha)
September 18: David City High School Activities Center (750 D St, David City)
September 26: VLP Poetry Slam, University of South Dakota Student Union, Vermillion
October 11: Saint Peter Elementary School Literary Festival, Lincoln
October 23: Northeast Community College, Norfolk
November 21: Plains Writers Fiesta, Wayne
December 4: UNO Fall 2013 Writer’s Workshop Reading Series

Matt runs the Omaha Healing Arts Poetry Slam at 7:30pm on the 2nd Saturday of every month at 1216 Howard Street in Omaha

Past Appearances

2010

12/15/10, Budhanilkantha School; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/14/10, Ambassador’s residence reception; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/14/10, GAA, Thamel; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/12/10, Bishwa Adarsha College; Itahari, Nepal
12/11/10, American Corner; Biratnagar, Nepal
12/10/10, House of Music; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/10/10, GAA Thamel; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/8/10, Gurukul, Baneshwore; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/7/10, Radio Kantipur; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/7/10, GAA Thamel; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/6/10, Quixote’s Cove bookstore; Kathmandu, Nepal
12/1/10, Integrated Learning Program for Poetry Out Loud; Omaha, NE
11/22/10, University of Nebraska for Maverick Productions; Omaha, NE
11/15/10, Westside Middle School; Omaha, NE
11/14/10, Soul Desires Bookstore; Omaha, NE
11/11/10, Parkview Christian School for Poetry Out Loud; Lincoln, NE
11/10/10, Brownell Talbot for Poetry Out Loud; Omaha, NE
11/6/10, Nebraska Book Awards ceremony at the Nebraska History Museum; Lincoln, NE
11/5/10, Ralston High School; Ralston, NE
11/3/10, The PS Collective; Omaha, NE
10/26/10, Abe Lincoln High School; Council Bluffs, IA
10/25/10, Central High School; Omaha, NE
10/21/10, Westside Middle School; Omaha, NE
10/19/10, University of Nebraska; Omaha, NE
10/16/10, TEDx Omaha at The Durham Museum; Omaha, NE
9/30/10, Creighton University; Omaha, NE
9/21 & 29/10, Abe Lincoln High School; Council Bluffs, IA
9/20/10, Marrs Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/20/10, Monroe Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/20/10, Morton Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/20/10, Beveridge Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/16/10, Kanesville Alternative Learning Center; Council Bluffs, IA
9/15/10, Nathan Hale Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/15/10, McMillan Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/15/10, Buffett Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/14/10, Norris Middles School; Omaha, NE
9/14/10, Lewis & Clark Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/14/10, King Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/14/10, Bryan Middle School; Omaha, NE
9/11 & 25/10, Film Streams for Omaha Creative Institute; Omaha, NE
8/3-5/10, National Poetry Slam; Saint Paul, MN
8/1/10, 1st Unitarian Curch; Omaha, NE
7/30/10, PS Collective; Omaha, NE
7/21/10, Goodnights; Omaha, NE
7/13/10, The Hideout; Omaha, NE
7/6/10, Ted & Wally’s; Omaha, NE
6/23/10, Gresham Library; Gresham, NE
6/15/10, Des Moines Poetry Slam, Java Joe’s; Des Moines, IA
6/12, 19 & 26/10, The Florence Mill for the Omaha Creative Institute; Omaha, NE
6/11/10, Pinot, Pigs & Poets a benefit for Camp Fire USA at the Happy Hollow Club; Omaha, NE
6/9/10, Nebraska Methodist College, Upward Bound; Omaha, NE
6/2/10, Soul Desires bookstore; Omaha, NE
5/30 & 6/5/10, Great Plains Theatre Conference; Omaha, NE
5/15/10, Barnes & Noble, fundraiser for Opera Omaha; Omaha, NE
5/8/10, Dixie Quicks, fundraiser for the Nebraska Writers Collective; Omaha, NE
5/7/10, Poetry of Place Celebration for the Nebraska Writing Project at the Nebraska State Capitol; Lincoln, NE
5/4/10, University of Nebraska, Omaha
4/30/10, Wayne State Language Arts Festival; Wayne, NE
4/28/10, Westside Middle School; Omaha, NE
4/23/10, Wine, Writers & Song Festival; Brownville, NE
4/20/10, University of Nebraska, Omaha Library
4/18/10, Omaha Public Library’s Poetry Bash for Teens; Omaha, NE
4/14-16, 21 & 23/10, Uta Halee Girls Village; Omaha, NE
4/13/10, Council Bluffs Public Library; Council Bluffs, IA
4/12-13/10, Saint Philip Neri Elementary; Omaha, NE
4/10/10, Omaha Healing Arts Center, Poetry Slam Team Finals; Omaha, NE
4/8/10, Ralston Poetry Festival; Omaha, NE
4/7, 9 & 10/10, Omaha Central High School
4/2, 6, 20, & 29/10, Madison High School, Lied Teaching Artist program; Madison, NE
3/27/10, The Bookworm bookstore with Jay Leeming; Omaha, NE
3/23/10, Omaha Healing Arts Center with Marc Smith; Omaha, NE
3/16/10, RNG Gallery; Omaha, NE
3/13/10, Sheldon Art Museum, Poetry Out Loud State Finals; Lincoln, NE
3/1/10, Holy Name Elementary, Nebraska Humanities Council; Omaha, NE
2/25/10, The Writer Writes, Bennett Martin Public Library; Lincoln, NE
2/21/10, Museum of Nebraska Art, Poetry Out Loud; Kearney, NE
2/14/10, Joslyn Art Museum; Omaha, NE
2/3-4/10, Omaha Central High School, Poetry Out Loud
1/27/10, UNO/OPS program, Poetry Out Loud; Omaha, NE
1/26/10, South Sioux City Senior High School, Poetry Out Loud; South Sioux City, NE
1/25/10, OPS Integrated Learning Porgram, Poetry Out Loud; Omaha, NE
1/24/10, Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards
1/15/10, Hartington Cedar Catholic High School, Poetry Out Loud; Hartington, NE
1/12/10, Axtell High School, Poetry Out Loud; Axtell, NE
1/11/10, McCook High School, Poetry Out Loud; McCook, NE

2009

12/21/09, Jennifer Castello Book Release at the PS Collective; Omaha, NE
12/16/09, Millard Public Schools; Omaha, NE
12/15/09, Parkview Christian High School, Poetry Out Loud; Lincoln, NE
11/9/09, Mozart 101 for Opera Omaha at the Blue Barn Theater; Omaha, NE
11/1-30/09, Poetry Programs for The Empty Room Project; Omaha, NE
10/23 & 24/09, the Great Plains Poetry Pile-Up at Midland Lutheran College; Fremont, NE
10/3/09, All Saints Episcopal Church; Omaha, NE
9/18/09, (downtown) Omaha Literature Festival; Omaha, NE
8/30/09, Saddle Creek Bar; Omaha, NE
8/1/09, Alternative Media Conference at the University of Nebraska, Omaha
7/7 & 9/09, King Science Center; Omaha, NE
7/7 & 9/09, Norris Middle School; Omaha, NE
6/20/09, The Attic; Omaha, NE
6/11/09, Tunes in Town Square; Ralston, NE
6/9/09, Morton Middle School; Omaha, NE
6/3 & 10/09, Rose Theater Summer Conservatory; Omaha, NE
6/3/09, RNG Gallery; Omaha, NE
5/23, 24 & 26/09, Great Plains Theatre Conference; Omaha, NE
5/9/09, Rose Theater; Omaha, NE
5/1/09, Poetry of Place Celebration for the Nebraska Writing Project at the Nebraska State Capitol; Lincoln, NE
4/22/09, Plains Song Review magazine release at the Great Plains Art Museum; Lincoln, NE
4/22/09, Ralston Poetry Festival; Ralston, NE
4/21/09, Omaha Association of the Blind
4/17/09, Wayne State Language Arts Festival; Wayne, NE
4/14 & 20, 5/8/09, South Sioux City Middle School; South Sioux City, NE
4/9/09, Wayne State College; Wayne, NE
4/7/09, Talent Plus agency with Jim Meehan for the release of his book Sugar Free Sweet Talk; Lincoln, NE
4/1/09, RNG Gallery with Dan Leamen; Omaha, NE
4/1/09, Liberty Elementary School; Omaha, NE
3/26/09, Peru State College; Peru, NE
3/14/09, The Sheldon, hosting Poetry Out Loud Nebraska State Finals; Lincoln, NE
2/28 & 3/8/09, The Rose Theater, Broken Mirror; Omaha, NE
2/28/09, Norfolk Arts Center; Norfolk, NE
2/25/09, Northeast Omaha Kiwanis Club, Scooters Coffee; Omaha, NE
2/2-3/09, Omaha Central High School, Poetry Out Loud
1/27/09, Niobrara High School, Poetry Out Loud; Niobrara, NE
1/26/09, West Point-Beemer High School, Poetry Out Loud; West Point, NE
1/21/09, Omaha Westside High School, Poetry Out Loud
1/15/09, O’Neill High School, Poetry Out Loud; O’Neill, NE
1/14, 09, Valentine High School, Poetry Out Loud; Valentine, NE
1/13/09, Ewing High School, Poetry Out Loud; Ewing, NE
1/13/09, Clearwater High School, Poetry Out Loud; Clearwater, NE
1/12/09, Madison High School, Poetry Out Loud; Madison, NE
1/8-9/09, Omaha North High School, Poetry Out Loud

2008

12/7-14/08, Minsk, Belarus; U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Information Programs Speaker/Specialist exchange program
12/11/08, Minsk State Linguistic University; Minsk, Belarus
12/11/08, Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy Minsk; presentation to International Relations students from Belarusian State University; Minsk, Belarus
12/10/08, Bronx Club, emcee Youth Speaks Minsk Poetry Slam; Minsk, Belarus
12/10/08, Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy Minsk; Belarusian students; Minsk, Belarus
12/9/08, Institute of Contemporary Knowledge; Minsk, Belarus
12/9/08, Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy Minsk; presentation to American Studies students from Belarusian State University; Minsk, Belarus
12/8/08, Minsk Regional Public Library named after Pushkin; Minsk, Belarus
12/8/08, Minsk Central City Children’s Library named after Ostrovskiy; Minsk, Belarus
12/02/08, Parkview Christian High School, Poetry Out Loud; Lincoln, NE
11/20/08, Wayne State College, Plains Poetry Fiesta; Wayne, NE
11/13/08, Hosting the Creighton University Poetry Slam, Skutt Center; Omaha, NE
11/11 & 18/08, The Rose Theater, Pride Players workshop; Omaha, NE
11/6/08, Metropolitan Community College, South Omaha Campus Writing Center; Omaha, NE
11/1/08, Barnes & Noble-Oakview, Opera Omaha Find Your Voice Day; Omaha, NE
10/10/08, Plum Creek Literary Festival; Seward, NE
9/29/08, Rock Bridge High School; Columbia, MO
9/29/08, Hickman High School; Columbia, MO
9/27-28/08, Festival of the Arts; Columbia, MO
9/18/08, Lexington Public Library; Lexington, NE
9/14/08, Omaha Public Library’s Poetry Bash for Teens; Omaha, NE
7/28/08, Nebraska Writing Project, Celebrating Rural Poetry; Nebraska City, NE
7/10/08, Bellevue Public Library, Bellevue Teen Poetry Slam; Bellevue, NE
7/9, 11, 14, 15, 22, 23/08, Girl Scouts-Great Plains Council, Omaha, NE
6/28/08, Gresham Library; Gresham, NE
6/26/08, Ralston Summer Concert Series; Ralston, NE
6/9-20/08, ESU 11 Summer Honors Program; Holdrege, NE
5/27/08, Staff inservice, Rose Theater; Omaha, NE
5/8, Lincoln Poetry Slam; The Meadowlark; Lincoln, NE
5/1, Abe Lincoln High School class; Council Bluffs, IA
4/28 & 30, 5/6, 8 & 12/08, South Sioux City Middle School; South Sioux City, NE
4/24/08, 7pm, Central Community College; Columbus, NE
4/23/08, Noon and 7pm, Central Community College; Hastings, NE
4/22/08, Noon and 7pm, Central Community College; Grand Island, NE
4/19/08, Embassy Suites Hotel; Death, Murder, and Mayhem conference; Omaha, NE
4/16-17/08, Nathan Hale Elementary School; Omaha, NE
4/15/08, Hitchcock Nature Center, Ralston Poetry Festival; Crescent, IA
4/12/08, Mahoney State Park, Nebraska Writers Guild Conference; Ashland, NE
4/5/08, Right Next Door Coffee Shop, “Got Poetry?” Poetry Festival; Tekamah, NE
4/4/08, Creighton University Poetry Slam, Omaha, NE
4/4/08, Liberty Elementary School, Poet’s Cafe; Omaha, NE
2/28, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
1/28, Lincoln East High School; Lincoln, NE
1/21-22, South Sioux City Senior High School; South Sioux City, NE
1/17, Lincoln City Libraries, John H. Ames Reading Series; Lincoln, NE
1/17, Scribner-Snyder High School; Scribner, NE
1/14-15, Wahoo High School; Wahoo, NE
1/8-9, Central High School; Omaha, NE

2007

12/20, Parkview Christian High School; Lincoln, NE
12/10, University of Nebraska-Omaha class
11/29, Midland Lutheran College; Fremont, NE
11/27, Creighton Preparatory High School; Omaha, NE
11/21, WGLS FM, “Writers’ Roundtable”; Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ
11/15, Wayne State College Plains Poetry Fiesta; Wayne, NE
11/3, Nebraska Arts Council Artist Showcase; Lied Center, Lincoln, NE
10/30, Iowa Western Community College class; Council Bluffs, IA
10/27, Nebraska Book Festival; Lincoln, NE
9/26, Anthology Reading Series; Phoenix, AZ
9/14, (downtown) Omaha Lit Fest
9/12, Iowa State University classes; Ames, IA
9/11, Mount Marty College, Great Plains Writers Tour; Yankton, SD
8/16, Ralston Summer Reading Series; Ralston, NE
7/24, Bellevue Public Library; Bellevue, NE
6/30, The PS Collective, Omaha, NE; Poets’ Diner
6/16, Broken Bow Public Library; Broken Bow, NE
6/11-22, ESU 11 Summer Honors Program; Holdrege, NE
6/2, Great Plains Theater Conference, Metropolitan Community College; Omaha, NE
4/29, Holland Performing Arts Center, Day of the Arts; Omaha, NE
4/28, Brownville Book Festival; Brownville, NE
4/24 and 26, Lincoln YWCA; Lincoln, NE
4/23, Right Next Door; Tekamah, NE
4/19, Ralston High School, Ralston High School Poetry Festival; Ralston, NE
4/15, Omaha Public Library, Poetry Bash for Teens; Omaha, NE
4/11-12, 16-17, 30, 5/1, 7, 11, 14-16, South Sioux Middle School, South Sioux City, NE
3/28, Morningside College; Sioux City, IA
3/27, Elkhorn Middle School; Elkhorn, NE
3/26-4/9, Omaha Performing Arts TAP Kids program; Omaha, NE
3/20, Java Joe’s; Des Moines, IA
3/8, The Love Jazz and Art Museum; Omaha, NE
3/6, Papillion/La Vista Alternative High School
2/25, The Mercury Cafe; Denver, CO
2/18, Lincoln City Libraries, Opera Omaha “Wakonda’s Dream” Poetry Writing Workshop; Lincoln, NE
1/31 and 2/2, Central High Scool; Omaha, NE
1/26, Litchfield High School; Litchfield, NE
1/21, Lied Center, Opera Omaha discussion with Ted Kooser and Yusef Komunyakaa; Lincoln, NE
1/19, Parkview Christian High School; Lincoln, NE
1/18, Omaha Public Library, Opera Omaha “Wakonda’s Dream” Poetry Writing Workshop; Omaha, NE
1/17, Newman Grove High School; Newman Grove, NE
1/15-16, South Sioux City High School; South Sioux City, NE
1/12, Norfolk Lutheran High School; Norfolk, NE

2006

12/4, The Artists’ Quarter, “Soap Boxing”; Saint Paul, MN
11/30, KFAI FM, “Write-On Radio”; Minneapolis, MN
11/2, Midland Lutheran College; Fremont, NE
10/27, Nebraska Library Association 2006 NLA/NEMA Annual Conference; Omaha, NE
10/25, Ashland-Greenwood High School; Ashland, NE
10/24, The Chatter Box; Lincoln, NE
10/24, Ashland-Greenwood High School; Ashland, NE
10/23, Midland Lutheran College; Fremont, NE
10/21, Council Bluffs Public Library; Council Bluffs, IA
10/20, Lee Booksellers; Lincoln, NE
10/19, University of Nebraska-Omaha class
10/14, Soul Desires bookstore; Omaha, NE
10/10, Mount Marty College, Great Plains Writers Tour; Yankton, SD
10/7, Nebraska Book Festival, Nebraska Wesleyan University
9/26-11/14, Girl’s Inc., “I Have A Dream” weekly poetry program
9/16, North Omaha Kiwanis Club 25th Anniversary Celebration
9/15, (downtown) Omaha Lit Fest
9/12, Wave Books Poetry Tour Bus; Omaha, NE
9/9, The Bookworm Bookstore; Omaha, NE
8/15, Des Moines Poetry Slam; Des Moines, IA
9/9, Democratic Divas meeting
7/16, Brownville Lyceum; Brownville, NE
7/13, Girls, Inc., Summer Book Tour
7/10, Crescent Moon Coffee, Crescent Moon Reading Series; Lincoln, NE
7/2, Soul Desires bookstore; Omaha, NE
6/29 and 7/13, Bellevue Public Library, Bellevue, NE
6/12-23, ESU 11 Summer Honors Program; Holdrege, NE
6/9-10, Buffalo Commons Storytelling Festival; McCook, NE
6/3, Great Plains Theater Conference, Metropolitan Community College; Omaha, NE
6/1, Reading Grounds bookstore; Omaha, NE
4/30, Brownville Book Festival; Brownville, NE
4/29, Neihardt Spring Conference; Bancroft, NE
4/27-28, 5/11-12 and 18-19, South Sioux Middle School, South Sioux City, NE
4/25, Millard North High School; Omaha, NE
4/24-26, 5/1-2, Fort Crook Elementary School, Bellevue, NE
4/23, Omaha Public Library, Poetry Bash for Teens; Omaha, NE
3/15, Lincoln East High School class; Lincoln, NE
3/13, Burke High School writing group; Omaha, NE
3/6, Bellevue West High School class; Bellevue, NE
2/27, Metropolitan Community College class; Omaha, NE
2/24, University of Nebraska-Kearney, Reynolds Writers and Readers Series
1/16, ESU 11, Holdrege, NE, “Performing Poetry and Digital Storytelling”
1/19, South High School writing group; Omaha, NE

2005

12/15, Lincoln High School, Lincoln, NE
11/15, Midland Lutheran College; Fremont, NE
11/8, Buffalo Commons Storytelling Society meeting; McCook, NE
11/7-11, McCook High School, McCook, NE
11/3, Lincoln East High School class; Lincoln, NE
11/3, University of Nebraska-Lincoln class
11/1, Tuesdays With Writers series; Lincoln, NE
11/1, Iowa Western Community College class
10/30, Holland Performing Arts Center, Day of the Arts; Omaha, NE
10/26, The Reading Grounds bookstore; Omaha, NE
10/22, Hot Shops Art Center, The Future Leaders Exchange Program-Midwest Leadership Academy
10/16, Ralston Public Library; Ralston, NE
10/14, University of Nebraska-Kearney, Reynolds Writers and Readers Series
9/28, Northeast Community College, the Visiting Writers Series; Norfolk, NE
9/25, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
9/17, (downtown) Omaha Lit Fest
8/8-11, National Poetry Slam; Albuquerque, NM
7/25, Crescent Moon Coffee; Lincoln, NE
6/30, Omaha Boys and Girls Club; Omaha, NE
6/26, Soul Desires bookstore; Omaha, NE
6/13-24, ESU 11 Summer Honors Program; Holdrege, NE
6/7 and 7/21, Bellevue Public Library, Bellevue
6/4, Joslyn Art Musem; Omaha, NE
6/1, The Durham Western Heritage Museum, Omaha Public Schools High School/Middle School Teacher Inservice; Omaha, NE
5/10, The Hardcover Cafe; South Sioux City, IA
4/24, Brownville Festival For The Book; Brownville, NE
4/21, Wayne State College, The Plains Poetry Festival; Wayne, NE
4/19-20, North High School, North High Poetry Festival, Omaha, NE
4/15, Marrs Magnet Center class; Omaha, NE
4/12, Midland Lutheran College; Fremont, NE
4/10, Omaha Public Library, Poetry Bash for Teens; Omaha, NE
4/7, Ralston High School, Ralston High School Poetry Festival, Ralston, NE
4/4, Crescent Moon Coffee, Crescent Moon Reading Series; Lincoln, NE
3/21, Bryan Junior High School class; Omaha, NE
3/16 and 24, La Vista Junior High School, La Vista, NE
2/24, University of South Dakota, Vermillion Literature Conference
2/21, Bellevue West High School class; Bellevue, NE
2/16, Morningside College; Sioux City, IA
2/4, The Creative Center class; Omaha, NE
2/3, Creighton University; Omaha, NE

2004

10/9, The Anthology Cafe; Mesa, AZ
10/8, The College of Santa Fe; Santa Fe, NM
10/3, KUNM FM, “Spoken Word Hour;” Albuquerque, NM
9/23, Ashland/Greenwood High School; Ashland, NE
9/19, Sokol Hall, 8 Counts/24 Collaboration with Poetry, Dance, and Art; Omaha, NE
9/18, Nebraska Book Festival, University of Nebraska-Kearney
6/14-25, ESU 11 Summer Honors Program; Holdrege, NE
4/25, Omaha Public Library, Poetry Bash for Teens; Omaha, NE
4/19-23, Cambridge High School, Cambridge, NE
4/4, Burke High School writing group; Omaha, NE
3/1, Boheme Poetry Slam; Ames, IA
2/17, Iowa State University class; Ames, IA
2/13, Joslyn Art Museum, Joslyn College Night; Omaha, NE
2/11, Omaha Public Library-Sorensen branch; Omaha, NE
1/27, Briar Cliff University; Sioux City, IA
1/22-28, Assumption Grade School, Omaha, NE

2003

10/25, Nebraska Book Festival, Creighton University; Omaha, NE
9/1, Nebraska State Fair; Lincoln, NE
8/6-9, National Poetry Slam; Chicago, IL
7/26, Hot Shops Art Center, Poet’s Diner; Omaha, NE
7/19-8/2, Hot Shops Art Center, At The Corner of Art and Poetry-collaborative art project paired with artist Leslie Iwai; Omaha, NE
7/15, Des Moines Poetry Slam; Des Moines, IA
7/1, Boheme Poetry Slam; Ames, IA
6/9-20, ESU 11 Summer Honors Program; Holdrege, NE
6/3, Uta Halee Girls Village class; Omaha, NE
4/29, North Omaha Commercial Club; Omaha, NE
4/27, Sokol Hall, 8 Counts/24 Collaborative art/dance/poetry; Omaha, NE
4/27, Brownville Book Festival; Brownville, NE
4/2, The Green Room; Iowa City, IA
4/1, Boheme Poetry Slam; Ames, IA
3/31, Bellevue University class; Bellevue, NE
3/19, Galileo’s; Oklahoma City, OK
3/17, MetroPoet Weekly reading series; Norman, OK
2/27, University of South Dakota, Vermillion Literature Conference
2/19, Bezerkely Poetry Slam; Berkeley, CA
2/17, Hollywood Harmony Gallery; Hollywood, CA
2/16, The Urban Grind; San Diego, CA
2/12, Jamaica House; Sacramento, CA
2/12, KUCD FM, “Dr. Andy’s Poetry and Technology Hour;” Davis, CA
2/11, Metro Silicon Valley Slam; San Jose, CA
2/6, Willow House; Phoenix, AZ
2/5, Essenzaslam; Mesa, AZ
2/4, Paisley Violin; Phoenix, AZ
2/3, The Golden West; Albuquerque, NM
2/2, The Mercury Cafe; Denver, CO
1/14, The Dubliner; Omaha, NE

2002

10/11, Western Literature Association Conference; Tucson, AZ
10/10, Council Bluffs Arts Council Board Banquet; Council Bluffs, IA
9/29, The Mercury Cafe; Denver, CO
8/14-15, National Poetry Slam; Minneapolis, MN
7/12, Omaha Jazz and Blues Festival; Omaha, NE
6/23, KUNM FM, “Spoken Word Hour;” Albuquerque, NM
6/10-21, ESU 11 Summer Honors Program; Holdrege, NE
5/16, Wild Burro bookstore; Hot Springs, SD
4/6, Upward Bound, Omaha, NE
3/10, The Green Mill; Chicago, IL
1/16, Youth Leadership Omaha Luncheon; Omaha, NE
1/12, Bluebarn Book Series; Omaha, NE

2001

11/15, Wayne State College, Plains Writers Series
10/18-19, Western Literature Association Conference; Omaha, NE
10/15, Wayne State College; Wayne, NE
10/6, Wild Burro bookstore; Hot Springs, SD
9/21-22, Nebraska Literature Festival; Peru, NE
4/17, Des Moines Poetry Slam; Des Moines, IA
4/17, Wayne State College class; Wayne, NE
4/11, Council Bluffs Public Library; Council Bluffs, IA
2/24, Unity Center For Oneness Reading Series; Omaha, NE
1/31, Northeast Community College, Visiting Writers Series; Norfolk, NE
1/17, Youth Leadership Omaha luncheon; Omaha, NE

2000

12/14, Stage Right Coffee, A Poet’s Gathering Fundraiser for the Nebraska AIDS Project; Omaha, NE
11/16, Wayne State College, Plains Writers Series
4/26, Westminster College; Salt Lake City, UT

1990s

11/18/1999, Wayne State College, Plains Writers Series
4/29/1999, University of Nebraska-Omaha class
4/16/1999, Barnes & Noble bookstore; Omaha, NE
4/13/1999, KPTM TV channel 42, Good Day; Omaha, NE
4/9/1999, Omaha Public Library, Favorite Poem Project; Omaha, NE
2/21/1999, The Bookworm Bookstore; Omaha, NE
10/8/1998, Wayne State College class; Wayne, NE
9/18/1998, Nebraska Literature Festival; Wayne, NE
12/1996, Omaha Press Club; Omaha, NE
4/25/1996, Wayne State College, Coffeehouse Reading Series; Wayne, NE
12/1994, Denver Press Club; Denver, CO
1/1994, University of California-Davis, Winter Reading Series
2/1993, University of California-Davis, Winter Reading Series