Readings and Events


Saturday October 31 and Sunday November 1, 11 am to 6 pm: Katie Gilmartin’s Open Studios

A bountiful array of art, plus printmaking demonstrations and spontaneous short readings from Blackmail, My Love on demand!

Chrysalis Studio in SOMArts, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco

Sunday, October 11, 1 pm: Litquake in the Castro, Reading from Blackmail, My Love

Magnet, 470 Castro Street, San Francisco

August 2, 3 pm: Coming Home — Reading from Blackmail, My Love

Borderlands Books, 866 Valencia, San Francisco (where a good portion of the novel was written!)

May 16, 2015, 2 pm sharp: Lost Queer History of North Beach, A Blackmail, My Love Walking Tour

Meet in Jack Kerouac Alley for (Behind City Lights Bookstore, 261 Columbus Ave)

April 21, 6 pm: Lambda Literary Awards Finalists Reading

San Francisco Public Library, 100 Larkin Street, Lower Level

March 26, 2015, 6 pm: Ladies of Noir Night, with Cara Black

At the gorgeous and historic Mechanics’ Institute Library, 57 Post Street, San Francisco

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Feb 25, 2015, 7:30 pm

Skylight Books

1818 North Vermont Ave, Los Angeles

December 11, 6:30 pm

Good Vibrations Berkeley

2504 San Pablo near Dwight, Berkeley

December 4, 6:30 pm

Good Vibrations on Polk

1620 Polk St. (between Sacramento and Clay), San Francisco

November 25, 7pm

Green Apple Books

506 Clement St., San Francisco

November 22, 8 pm

Book Release Party, Art Exhibition & Performance, Center for Sex & Culture,

1349 Mission Street, San Francisco

November 13: 7:30 door, 8 Event

Subterranean SF: Hardboiled Writing with an Edge, Performances from Blackmail, My Love

Secret Location in North Beach. 7:30 Door, 8 Event. Ticket info: