EVENTS & MEDIA




MEDIA:

April 27, 2016: "The Spirituality of Money": A Q and A with Heather King in America Magazine.

May 6, 2016: Addiction as Spiritual Thirst": An interview with The Fix.

May 8, 2016: Podcast with "Fishers of Men": "How to Be Single" [their title, not mine].

May 16, 2016: LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough: An essay for the Catholic News Agency.

May 18, 2016: LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of EnoughA podcast with the Catholic Foodie.

May 31, 2016: "The Gift of Being Brought to Our Knees" : National Catholic Reporter.

June 3, 2016: LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough, an excerpt: The Tidings.

July 7, 2016:  "Meet the Author with Ken Huck," Radio Maria, Alexandria, LA,  live on Thursday, July 7 at 3:00pm-3:50 p.m. EST

July 11, 2016: "Busted Halo" with Fr. Dave Dwyer, discussing LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough. 

July 11, 2016: The Jennifer Fulwiler Show, discussing LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough.

November 2, 2016: "Loaded" Pays Off with Monetery Clarity": Review by Mike Leach in National Catholic Reporter.

January 3, 2017: Spirit Catholic Radio, Omaha, NE 6:40 a.m. PST, 10 minute interview re LOADED.

January 25, 2017: In His Sign Catholic Radio, 2 to 3 p.m. PST, a 30-40 min. discussion re Mother Antonia Brenner, a Beverly Hills socialite who gave it all up to go live in a fetid Mexican prison and minister to the inmates. LINK TO PODCAST.

February 5, 2017, Sunday: AMPLIFY, KDKA Pittsburgh, a CBS affiliate, with Fr. Ron Lengwin, 6-8 p.m. PST. That's right. Two hours. A looooong chat with the Good Father about my book LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough, my life and my work.

February 28, 2017: The Phil Sandoval Show with Immaculate Heart Radio, 10-11 am PST,. I'll be discussing my newest book, forthcoming in April from Loyola Press, Holy Desperation: Pray As If Your Life Depends On It. 

March 17, 2017: Podcast with Anna David's "Afterparty.

April 13, 2017: The Jennifer Fulwiler show, Sirius XM Radio. (The show is on itunes; my segment would be on the week ending April 14). 

April 20, 2017, 6:40 a.m. PST: Spirit Mornings Radio out of Omaha, NE

May 4, 2017: 5:45 a.m. PST, 7:45 Central: Jon Leonetti in the Morning with Iowa Catholic Radio. Listen live. 

May 4, 2017: "Restoring the Soul" podcast with Michael John Cusick. 
Part 1.
Part 2.

May 9, 2017: Kyle Heimann Show podcast

May 15, 2017: Pieces of Faith podcast with Andee Zomerman

May 18, 2017, Thursday, 4:20. EST: Al Kresta, Kresta in the Afternoon
EWTN RADIO/AVE MARIA RADIO, airs on 300+ stations & Sirius XM

May 22, 2017: Feature essay "Sex, Lies and the Gig Economy," Mind & Spirit.

June 6, 2017, Tuesday, 6:30 a.m. PST. I'll be discussing my new book, Holy Desperation, with Jon Harper on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air."

June 14, interview in Our Sunday Visitor re Holy Desperation

Catholic TV, This is the Day, June 30, Friday, 8:30 a.m. PST, live phone interview

July 2, 2017: Things Not Seen podcast with David Dault.  

July , 2017: Review of Holy Desperation , Midwest Book Review

August 25, 2017: Lovely review of Holy Desperation by Catholic News Serice

DON'T MISS MY ESSAY, "La Bonne Vie," IN THE SPRING, 2017, ISSUE OF NOTRE DAME MAGAZINE!

** DON'T MISS "Sex, Lies and the Gig Economy" in Mind + Spirit, May 22, 2017

Listen to "A Portable Kingdom," the talk I gave June 23, 2017, at the Notre Dame Catholic literary conference "Trying to Say God." 

Off the Shelf with Pete Socks: Breadbox Media.  

HOLY DESPERATION, my newest book, will be featured in the Media Guide of the women's magazine SIMPLE GRACE, August issue. 



EVENTS

May 6, 2017, Saturday
Keynote speaker at Orange County chapter of the Catholic women's group Magnificat Prayer Breakfast
Embassy Suites Anaheim-South
11767 Harbor Blvd
Garden Grove, CA 92840
Reserve here

June 2, 2017, Friday 
I'll be in Sioux Falls, SD, to attend the ordination of my dear friend, Deacon Timmy J. Smith. 

June 22-24, 2017, Thursday through Saturday
Notre Dame Literary Conference
South Bend, IN
"Trying to Say 'God': Re-enchanting the Literary Imagination"
I'll give a talk on Friday, June 23, 7:30 p.m. on the vocation of the Catholic writer with book signing to follow.
I'll also participate in a panel on Sat. June 24, 8:30 a.m., entitled "Literature with Teeth."


August 20, 2017, Sunday
St. Stanislaus Church, 4 pm.
I'll give a little talk on Addiction and Grace and such.
Very special annual Vespers in honor of Our Lady of Czestochowa to precede.
36 Rockland St, Fall River, MA 02724
508. 672.0423
With thanks to Fr. Andrew Johnson, Pastor.

October 28, Saturday, 2017, 10 a.m.
Talk and book signing
Pauline Books & Media
3908 Sepulveda Blvd
Culver City, CA 90230
310.397.8676

culvercity@paulinemedia.com

2 p.m.
Talk, panel participation, book signing 
"Radically Loved, Radically Free: Jesus Speaks to the Women."
Jesus had a special heart for women. The Church he established fully treasures our womanhood. The Church fosters what is strongest, most beautiful, fierce and true our womanhood. The Church invites us--along with those men we love!--to lay down our lives for our friends.
The Dignity of Women/ENDOW Conference

Carmel of St. Teresa's Sacred Heart Retreat House
920 East Alhambra Road

Alhambra, CA 91801
626.289.1353
contact@sacredheartretreathouse.com


December 9, Saturday, 2017, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Mini Advent retreat
Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Church
7669 Girard Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037
858.454.2631

November 2-4, 2018
I'll be helping to lead a conference on St. Thérèse of Lisieux for
Theresians International
JW Marriott New Orleans (French Quarter)
614 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Contact: Robin Hebert, robinabear@yahoo.com



TOM WAITS FAN GREG CAMACHO
DROPS ME OFF AT THE SAN ANTONIO AIRPORT
AFTER  I SPOKE
AT THE CATHOLIC WOMEN'S CONFERENCE.
IT IS ALWAYS ABOUT THE PEOPLE!
WE HOARD KETCHUP PACKETS.