…for But Our Princess readings.  (Clever.)

Hey, Midwest, I love you, and you can learn to love me, I promise.  Why doncha come out and see me this month when I’m nearby?

Monday, April 8th:  Marian University in Fond du Lac, WI.  With several stellar Wisconsin poets, including Wisconsin’s current poet laureate, Max Garland.  Stayer Center Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Sunday, April 14th:  A Room of One’s Own Bookstore in Madison, WI.  With Madison co-poet-laureate Sarah Busse.  2 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17th:  The Book Cellar in Chicago, IL.  With Susan Hahn and esteemed Rose Metal Press editor Kathleen Rooney.  7 p.m.

Saturday, April 21st:  Fox Cities Book Festival in Appleton, WI.  With poet laureate Max Garland and fellow laureate finalist Karla Huston.  Atlas Coffee Mill, 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, April 27th:  Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets in Oconomowoc, WI.  A presentation and reading about the intersection of the poetic and the digital.  Olympia Resort, 8:30 a.m.

Saturday, April 27th:  Midwest Writing Center in Davenport, IA.  With Brad Liening.  8 p.m.