Final Reading for PITC Residency

PEN in the Community‘s Teaching Artist in Residency at Fairfax High School Pete’s freshmen creative writing workshop published their anthology and had their public reading on Friday December 1st at the Greenway Theater in Mid-City LA. 30 students worked with Pete and authors Chris Terry, Shawna Kenney, and Chiwan Choi to produce over 30 pieces […]

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Reading at LA Lit Crawl 2017

I’ll be reading at the Lit Crawl with my friends from the Blue Hour: Lily Anne Harrison, Matt Buga, Chris Lee, and Zora Ellis. This Wednesday 10/25 at 845PM at Big Wangs on Lankershim. Need suggestions for the rest of the night? I’ll be at: Round One; 700PM: The Dimes | Death and Other Funny Stories […]

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“Mission Concept” nominated for 2017 Best of the Net

“Mission Concept” was nominated by Flapperhouse for Sundress Publications’ 2017 Best of the Net. “Mission Concept” was originally published in Flapperhouse Issue #14. Flapperhouse’s other nominees are: Monica Lewis for her poem “artemis” and Deirdre Coyle for her short story “How to Vomit Living Creatures.” Huge thanks to Joe O’Brien, Stephen Langlois, and everyone at […]

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The Blue Hour Reading Series

July 30th, 2017: The Victory Theatre, Burbank Pete read from “Asleep for Days” with a wonderful cast of writers and musicians: including Lily Anne Harrison, Barton Aikman, Grace Yun, Matt Buga, singer-songwriter Matt Kronish, and many more. The Blue Hour is a grassroots literary reading series developed, hosted and produced by Lily Anne Harrison. They bring […]

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PEN EV Final Reading

July 25th, 2017: The Skirball Cultural Center Heartfelt thank you to PEN Center USA: Amanda Fletcher, J Ryan Stradal, the entire PEN staff and board, and my genius cohort. It has been a wonderful and life changing experience.  

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