Upcoming Events and Appearances


Adrianne is the featured author for Key City Public Theatre's PT Shorts series

for October 2016. Key City Players will dramatize stories from The King of Limbo on 

Saturday, October 1 @7:30 PM and 

Sunday, October 2 @5:30 PM

Northwinds Arts Center

701 Water Street

Port Townsend, WA


Seattle7Writers Write Here, Write Now Event

Fremont Abbey

February 6, 2016

For information and registration: http://www.seattle7writers.org/write-here-write-now.html


Hugo House, Seattle

Marginalia: An Event on Revision

w/Dana Spiotta and Ramon Isao

March 8, 2016 @7 PM



Going to AWP/LA? Curious about artist residencies? Adrianne will join Tracy Winn, Zinzi Clemmons, and Alice Kim for a panel celebrating the MacDowell Colony's 110th birthday.

Friday, April 4, 2016 @3 PM

Room 506, L.A. Convention Center, Meeting Room Level


Sewanee Writers' Conference


July 24, 2016




Adrianne creates and discusses a playlist, streamable on Spotify, for A Man Came Out of a Door in the Mountain at Largehearted Boy.


An interview with Cherie Newman and The Write Question (NPR/WUFM) is now available via the Public Radio Exchange.



Recent Events

  • Vancouver Writers' Festival, Incite Reading Series/Vancouver Public Library/February 19, 2014 @ 7PM
  • AWP Seattle: Reading, Seattle Rendezvous (Belltown)/February 26, 2014 @7PM
  • AWP Seattle: Book Signing, AWP Bookfair, Sewanee School of Letters, Table D35/ February 28, 2014@3PM
  • Eagle Harbor Books/Bainbridge Island, WA/Thursday, March 6, 2014/Reception @ 6:30 PM/Reading@7:15 PM
  • Village Books/Bellingham, WA/Sunday, March 9, 2014 @ 4PM
  • Elliott Bay Books/Seattle, WA/Tuesday, March 11, 2014 @7PM
  • Book Passage (In Conversation with Tom Barbash)/Corte Madera, CA/Wednesday, March 12, 2014 @7PM 
  • Why There Are Words Reading Series/Sausalito, CA/Thursday, March 13, 2014 @7PM
  • Book Launch! Northwinds Gallery, Port Townsend, WA/Sunday, March 16, 2014 @5:30
  • Porter Square Books/Cambridge, MA/Tuesday, March 18, 2014 @7PM
  • Powells on Hawthorne/Portland, OR/Monday, March 31, 2014 @7PM
  • Grass Roots Books & Music/Corvallis, OR/Wednesday, April 2, 2014 @7PM
  • Willamette University/Hatfield Room (Mark Hatfield Library)/Salem, OR/Thursday, April 3, 2014 @7PM
  • Shakespeare & Co. (Introduced by Debra Magpie Earling)/Missoula, MT/Tuesday, April 8, 2014 @7PM
  • Get LIt! Auntie's Bookstore/Spokane, WA/Thursday, April 10, 2014 @7PM
  • Also at Get Lit: Pie & Whiskey, reading with...well...pie & whiskey/The Woman's Club/Spokane, WA
    Thursday, April 10, 2014 @9:30PM
  • {pages} bookstore (with Dinah Lenney)/ Manhattan Beach, CA/ Thursday, April 24th/time TBA
  • Richard Hugo House, Seattle, May 30, 7PM: Adrianne had the honor of introducing Antonya Nelson for a Word Works' talk and facilitating a Q and A afterward.

    Sewanee Writers' Conference, Sewanee, TN, July 22- August 3, 2014                         Reading, Saturday, July 26th, 4:15 PM

  •  Rainier Writers' Workshop Residency, Tacoma, WA, August 4-13, 2014                   Reading, Friday, August 8, 7:30 PM

    A Man Came Out of a Door in the Mountain was a Featured Book, competing in Late Night Library's Battle of the Book, hosted by Julia Fierro on Thursday, September 18th at 6:30pm at Pacific Standard in Park Slope, Brooklyn. 

    Jefferson County Library, Chimacum, WA/Reading/September 24, 2014 @ 6:30 PM

     Midnight Sun Reading Series, University of Alaska/Fairbanks, November 7, 2014 @7PM

     Seattle7Writers Holiday Bookfest, Phinney Neighborhood Center, Seattle, November 22, 2014: 3 PM, short reading at 4:30 PM, lots of great food and company throughout.

     Indies First! Adrianne had the pleasure of selling books at her much-loved local bookstore, Imprint Books/The Writers' Workshoppe, in Port Townsend on Saturday, November 29, 2014 from 3-4 PM. 

     Northwinds Art Center, 701 Water Street, Port Townsend, December 11, 2014 @7PM. Adrianne read as part of the Annual Reading Party. 

Pacific Lutheran University's The Writer's Story hosted Adrianne on Thursday, February 26, 2015 for a 3:30 PM conversation at Garfield Books and a 7 PM reading at the Anderson University Center.


Adrianne joined the 2015 Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference in Homer, Alaska, June 12-16, 2014.


Adrianne was on the faculty of the Sewanee Writers' Conference, July 21-Aug 2, 2015.