Speaking Experience

January 21, 2017, Missouri Romance Writers Association (MORWA) monthly chapter meeting, Nicole presented on how to write a strong first chapter, first page and first sentence

November 12, 2016 – St. Louis County Library – Oak Bend Branch – Nicole presented on Victoria Woodhull

October 15, 2016 – Missouri Romance Writers Association (MORWA) monthly chapter meeting – Nicole presented on working with a publicity company

October 8, 2016 – Nicole was on two panels for Indie Author Day, one at the St. Louis County Library (Thornhill Branch) and one at the St. Louis City Library (Central Branch)

October 1, 2016, St. Louis Writers’ Guild – Nicole presented on writing historical fiction

September 22-23, 2016, Penned Con, St. Louis Missouri. (attended and signed books)

September 10-11, 2016, Living History Weekend, St. Louis, Missouri. Nicole campaigned for Victoria Woodhull in a re-enactment of the election of 1872 and did a Q&A with the audience.

August 20, 2016 – Yosemite Romance Writers, (a chapter of the Romance Writers of America) Fresno, California – Nicole presented via Skype on self-editing

August 6, 2016 – Writers in the Park, St. Louis, Missouri (attended and signed books)

July 23, 2016 – Celebration of Women Expo, Chesterfield, Missouri (attended and signed books)

June 25, 2016 – Saturday Writers (a chapter of the Missouri Writers’ Guild) monthly meeting – Nicole presented on writing setting and description

May 20-21, 2016 – RWA River North’s Spring Fling, Chicago, Illinois (attended and signed books)

April 29 – May 1, 2016 – Chanticleer Authors Conference, Bellingham, Washington – Nicole was on a panel about historical fiction and signed books

April 16, 2016 – Missouri Romance Writers (MORWA) monthly chapter meeting – Nicole presented on self-publishing resources for writers.

November 21, 2015 – Missouri Romance Writers (MORWA) monthly chapter meeting – Nicole presented on writing setting and description.

February 26, 2015 – All Write Festival, Webster Groves High School – Nicole spoke about her writing process and the craft of historical fiction.

October 11, 2014 – Lit in the Lou Literary Festival – Nicole spoke on a panel about place and character in historical fiction.

August 24, 2013 –  Writers in the Park – Nicole presented a workshop on her experiences acquiring and working an agent.

August 13, 2013 – St. Louis Writer’s Guild Author Series Interview