Speaking & Teaching


Shannon teaches writing classes at schools and conferences, and loves talking to people of all ages about faith, journey, and the importance of trying difficult things.

Speaking topics can be crafted to fit your needs and include:

  • Traditionally Published

  • Building a Story Readers Will Believe

  • Elevate Your Writing

  • SHOW ME Your Story

  • When Dreams Change

  • Even Heroes Fail

Upcoming Events

  • August 23rd | Mentoring Track at a local junior high / high school

    The class focuses on the craft of fiction writing and provides students with an introduction to the publishing industry. This is a private event.

  • October 19th at 1pm | Sacramento Public Library Local Author Series (Orangevale branch)

    Shannon will share her journey to publication with a focus on why failure is so important, for our favorite heroes and for anyone with a dream. Everyone is welcome.

If you're interested in scheduling a visit to your school, library, church, or writing group: