Hollye Dexter

Mom. Author. Singer. Activist.
No sense of direction and terrible at math.

 

HOLLYE HAS TAUGHT WORKSHOPS LOCALLY AND INTERNATIONALLY.

WAS ON STAFF FOR THE SAN MIGUEL WRITER'S CONFERENCE 2011-2014


To book Hollye to teach a workshop in your town or to speak at your bookstore, book club or other, contact:  

Robert Soares

Publicist | Pop Music Guru and Oprah Follower

[email protected]| 480.231.4131

Web: GoSparkPoint.com | Tweet: @GoSparkPoint | Like: @SparkPointStudio

UPCOMING EVENTS!

SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2016

LITFEST PASADENA

I'm really looking forward to doing this LitFest Pasadena event with my She Writes Press author friends Leslie Nack, Rossandra White and the wonderful Jonathan Kirsch. Hope to see some of my writer, aspiring writer and reader buddies there. www.LitFestPasadena.org


PAST EVENTS FOR FIRE SEASON: 

MARCH 29, 2016
SKIRBALL MUSEUM. LOS ANGELES
I'm so honored to be on the author's panel for Brandeis University's Words, Wit, and Wisdom Authors Luncheon on  at the Skirball Museum. I'm especially happy that the event is raising money for research for neurodegenerative diseases.
If you're in L.A. and would like to attend, click the link for more info. http://brandeissfv.org/Events.php
DECEMBER 10, 2105
PASADENA, CA
I'm thrilled to be invited back to the always invigorating Women's Leadership Conference, where I'll be speaking about Fire Season, and how women can thrive after loss. Also speaking at the event: Author and former CEO of Planned Parenthood Gloria Feldt, former L.A. District Attorney Gil Garcetti, and many others.
To sign up: http://dpw.lacounty.gov/general/leadershipconference/conference2015.cfm
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19 2015
SHADES OF BLUE, Hollywood, CA
http://www.harmonygold.com/theater/
 
I'm honored to join Amy Ferris for the L.A. launch of her new anthology Shades Of Blue. I'll be reading my piece from the book, along with Jennifer Pastiloff, David Lacy, Betsy Graziani Fasbinder, Linda Joy Myers and more.

The event is sponsored by The Depressed Cake Shop, and is a "This Is My Brave" event. 

OCTOBER 17, 2015

BERKELEY, CA

THE MAGIC OF MEMOIR CONFERENCE

I'm so excited to get back to teaching- my favorite thing to do. Aside from writing, traveling, eating chocolate and going wine tasting.

SATURDAY PANEL: THE BOLD TRUTH: The Pros and Cons of Being All the Way Out There with Your Story, with Amy Ferris, Hollye Dexter, Linda Joy Myers

SUNDAY PANEL: GET PUBLISHED: A Conversation about Publishing from the Perspective of an Agent, a Traditional House Publisher, and a Hybrid Publisher, with Krista Lyons of Seal Press, Liz Kracht of Kimberly Cameron & Associates, and Brooke Warner.

SIGN UP: www.magicofmemoir2015.com

OCTOBER 8, 2015 4PM

FREE MEMOIR TELESEMINAR

I'll be joining Linda Joy Myers of the National Association of Memoir Writers, to talk about writing through your obstacles to the truth. Join us!


http://namw.org/event/october-free-roundtable/

OCTOBER 15, 2015 7-8PM
EMERYVILLE, CA
BARNES AND NOBLE
Address: Bay Street Emeryville, 5604 Bay St, Emeryville, CA 94608
Phone:(510) 547-0905

I'll be joining Amy Ferris (30 Shades of Blue) , Brooke Warner ( Founder She Writes Press, Author of What Is Your Book?), Linda Joy Myers (Founder National Memoir Writer's Association, Author Don't Call Me Mother) for a panel on Memoir!

SEPTEMBER 9, 7-8PM

CANADA


Had a great time LIVE-SKYPING WITH WBB BOOK CLUB in TORONTO!

JULY 18, 2015 2-3PM
WOODSTOCK, NY
THE GOLDEN NOTEBOOK
29 Tinker St, Woodstock
845-679-8000
Reading event with Amy Ferris.
JULY 16, 2015 6 PM
MILFORD, PA
THE HOTEL FAUCHERE
I'll be reading from FIRE SEASON.
Wine and cheese soiree after the reading.
**This historic hotel is the heyday of times past and has a “hall of fame” stairwell print gallery with everyone from Mae West to writer Thomas Wolfe to poet Robert Frost, Andrew Carnegie and many past Presidents from the USA.  It is literally a “who’s who” of an era gone by.
JULY 1, 2015  7PM
SAN FRANCISCO, CA
BOOK PASSAGE
(Oh, you mean the same place Hillary Clinton did her book reading? Yes, yes that place.)
She Writes Press Authors Panel
51 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte Madera, CA 94925
(415) 927-0960
JUNE 28, 2pm
BOOKSTAR
STUDIO CITY, CA
12136 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604
Phone:(818) 505-9528

I'll be doing a short reading, Q and A, and book signing between 2 and 3pm. Stop by so I won't be lonely.
MARCH 28, 2015  7:30PM
LOS ANGELES, CA
MUSE on 8th
759 S. LaBrea Avenue, L.A.
I'll be reading from FIRE SEASON while you get a killer cup of coffee and maybe a danish.
APRIL 20, 2015  7PM
PHOENIX, AZ
CHANGING HANDS BOOKSTORE
6428 S McClintock Dr, Tempe, AZ 85283
I'll be reading from FIRE SEASON and look forward to meeting friends old and new. Did I mention there's a bar here?

Participating Authors: 

-       Jo Ivester— The Outskirts of Hope 

-       Hollye Dexter— Fire Season 

-       Kamy Wicoff— Wishful Thinking 

APRIL 24, 2015
11am-12pm
I'll be joining Linda Meyers, founder of the National Association of Memoir Writers, for a teleseminar on memoir writing. Be sure to tune in!
http://namw.org
APRIL 25, 2015  2PM
LOS ANGELES, CA
BARNES AND NOBLE at The GROVE
MY BOOK LAUNCH EVENT!
Reading from FIRE SEASON, special musical guests Stephen Bishop and Gloria Loring, Fire safety information from the Red Cross, pyrotechnics ( okay, maybe not pyrotechnics).
(323) 525-0270

APRIL 28, 2015
JAMMIN FOR JONES CONCERT
Saban Theater, Beverly Hills

I will be singing backgrounds and my husband Troy will be on guitar in this all-star band paying tribute to our great friend, songwriter Jeff Jones, who is suffering with both MS and Parkinsons.

Special guest artists include:
Stephen Bishop
Rumer
Dionne Warwick
Howard Jones
Mickey Dolenz
BUY TICKETS HERE.
MAY 12, 2015  10AM
WOODLAND HILLS, CA
Karin Gutman's SPIRIT OF STORY WORKSHOP
I'll be returning to Karin's group to be the guest author in her wonderful writing workshop.
http://tinyurl.com/omekvkj

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