Upcoming Events

The Jaguar Man

March 25, 2017
Panel Discussion
Tennessee Williams/
New Orleans Literary Festival
New Orleans, LA
11:30 a.m.
For more information

Thursday, April 6, 2017
Reading/Book Signing
6 p.m.
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Donovan Lounge, Greenlaw Hall
For more information contact sgriest@email.unc.edu

Past Events

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Book Reading
Auburn Public Theater, Auburn, NY
For more information

Saturday, October 8, 2016
Authors Event
2 – 4 p.m.

Women’s National Book Association
National Reading Group Month
New Orleans Public Library
For more information

Thurs, September 22, 2016
Book Reading
7 p.m.
Dogfish Reading Series
New Orleans, LA
For more information

Tuesday, August 30
Book Reading
6 p.m.
Octavia Books
New Orleans, LA
For more information

Monday, August 22, 2016
Book Reading
7 p.m.
BookPeople
Austin, TX
For more information

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Defend New Orleans Presents: Healing with Greg Bright, Lara Naughton, and Khari Allen Lee
6 – 9 p.m.
The Ace Hotel
New Orleans, LA
For more information

Friday, July 22, 2016
Book Reading
7 p.m.
Chevalier’s Books
Los Angeles, CA
For more information

Never Fight a Shark in Water

Past Events

Thursday, March 9, 2017
School Performance
Episcopal School of Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, LA

Friday, January 27, 2017
Performance
Episcopal School of Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL
For tickets and more information

Saturday, October 15, 2016
Performance
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
For tickets and more information

Sunday, October 16, 2016
Performance
Auburn Public Theater
Auburn, NY
For tickets and more information

Compassion Classes, Workshops & Retreats

Saturday, April 1, 2017
One-Day Compassion & Writing Retreat 
Compassion & Personal Narrative Writing: Write Your Life With Greater Compassion
10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Offered through New Orleans Writers Workshop
At A Studio in the Woods, New Orleans, LA
To register

Friday, April 7, 2017
Community Writing Workshop
1 – 4 p.m.
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Incubator Room, Hyde Hall
For more information contact sgriest@email.unc.edu

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Cultivating Self Compassion
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The School for Contemplative Living
Slidell, LA
To register

Friday, June 2, 2017 
Personal Narrative and Compassion, Presenter
Conference on Emotions (with Kristin Neff)
Center for the Heart-Mind Coherence
Austin, TX
For more information

Past Events

Sundays 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Oct 2 – Dec 4, 2016
8-week Compassion Cultivation Training Course (CCT)
(no class Oct 16 or Nov 27)
New Orleans, LA
To register 

Saturday, November 5, 2016
One-Day Compassion & Writing Retreat 
Compassion & Personal Narrative Writing: Write Your Life With Greater Compassion
10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Offered through Loyola Writing Institute
At A Studio in the Woods, New Orleans, LA
To register

Saturday, August 13, 2016
One-Day Compassion Retreat
1 – 5 p.m.
New Orleans, LA
For more information contact Lara Naughton

Saturday, July 30, 2016
Scleroderma National Conference
Self-Compassion Workshops
New Orleans, LA
For more information

Saturday, July 16, 2016
One-Day Retreat
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Self-Compassion and Personal Narrative:
Write your life with greater compassion
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts
New Orleans, LA
$125, includes lunch
To register and for more information