On Saturday, September 5, 2015, I attended the Black Writers' Guild Meeting. I learned a lot from Maurice Dorsey, Ph.D. during his presentation titled "What I Learned Writing My First Biography."
On Friday, September 4, 2015, I had a great time celebrating with Denise Cuffie, the author of At Least Once.
On Saturday, May 16, 2015, I'll be exhibiting at the Gaithersburg Book Festival in Gaithersburg, MD. See calendar for details!
On Tuesday, May 12, 2015, I attended the MWA dinner to meet and mingle with fellow writers in Washington, DC. The panelists (NPR's Maureen Corrigan, Washington Post's Dennis Drabelle, "Book Maven" Bethanne Patrick) shared great information about blog reviews and social media.
On Saturday, May 2, 2015, I exhibited at the CityLit Festival at the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, MD. I met some very cool readers and authors at this event!
On Saturday, February 28, 2015, I attended the Bay to Ocean Writers Conference at the Chesapeake College in Wye Mills, MD. The sessions were great! The speakers did an excellent job at presenting the information about building scents, fabulous openings, and perfect endings!
On Saturday, February 21, 2015, I wasn't able to attend the Local Authors Showcase presented by the Friday Evening Book Club in Landover, MD due to weather related conditions.
On Saturday, January 3, 2015, I attended the BWG's meeting and was so excited to hear guest speaker Zaundria (Zee) Coward present "Tax Talk for Writers" at the Enoch Pratt Library.
On Saturday, December 6, 2014, I worked the Maryland Writers Association's table at the Greenbelt Festival of Lights at the Greenbelt Community Center. It was great meeting fellow authors and vendors too!
On Wednesday, December 10, 2014, I'll be featured as a guest author on Sharon Bucbbinder's blog. Check it out! http://sharonbuchbinder.com/blog/welcome/
The Book Divas On Tour wrapped up our tour with an interview with Dr. Afshan Hasmi. We had a blast!
On Saturday, November 8, 2014, the Book Divas On Tour were graciously hosted in Willingboro, NJ. Fun times!
On Sunday, November 2, 2014, the Book Divas On Tour taught an online workshop about writing, marketing and publishing trends.
On Wednesday, July 30, 2014, the Book Divas On Tour (featuring B. Swangin Webster, K. R. Raye and myself) appeared on the We B Swangin Internet radio show on WLVSRadio - www.listenvisionlive.com Great show!
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014, I joined B. Swangin Webster as she launched her new Internet radio show, "We B Swangin" on WLVS Radio. We had a blast! For more information, please visit www.listenvisionlive.com
On Monday, June 2, 2014 at 6 pm, the Book Divas On Tour Blog Talk Radio had a fantastic interview with Cyrus Webb - Conversations Live!
On Saturday, May 31, 2014 I had a fantastic interview with Marc Medley, host of "The Reading Circle" which aired live on WP88.7 FM Brave New Radio. Check it out!
On Saturday, April 12, 2014, I exhibited at the CityLit Festival at the Enoch Pratt Library (main) in Baltimore. I had a great time chatting with readers and my fellow authors!
On Monday, March 24, 2014, I had a great interview with Jerry Royce of Power 21.
On Saturday, November 30, 2013, I participated in the Black Writers Guild Holiday Book Fair at Security Square Mall (in front of Macy's) from 3 pm - 7 pm.
On Saturday, December 7, 2013, I attended Penny Clover Petersen's book launch party of her debut cozy mystery novel, Roses and Daises and Death, Oh My! at the Old Town Bowie Grille in Bowie, MD. It was so much fun!
I was a featured author on Cheryl Holloway's blog www.cherylholloway.net Check it out!
On September 13 - 15, 2013, I attended, participated and moderated a few panels at this conference which was held at the Hunt Valley Inn in Hunt Valley, MD. I had loads of fun meeting, mixing and mingling with all the authors and fans and learned some new things as well. Hope to see you there next year! Check out pictures from this event in the photo album!
On Friday/Saturday, October 18 & 19, 2013, I'll exhibited the Black Authors and Readers Rock Weekend. This event was presented by Sharon Lucas and The Reading Divas. Friday evening kicked off the weekend with "Men In Literature" and features a panel discussion with Solomon Jones, Leonard Pitts, Jr. Austin Camacho, Norwood Holland, and Harold Fisher.
The keynote speakers for the Saturday luncheon were Victoria Christopher Murray and ReShonda Tate Billingsley. I had a great time meeting, greeting and taking pictures with these ladies! Oh what fun!
On Monday, August 26, 2013 I was a featured guest on Conversations Live with Cyrus Webb. Listen here for the interview. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/conversationslive/2013/08/27/author-deliah-lawrence-artist-lowe-on-conversations-live
On Saturday, August 3, 2013, I attended the book for D.B. Corey, author of Chain of Evidence at Two Rivers Steak & Fish House in Pasadena, MD. There was lots to eat and drink. The energy was great and I can't wait to dive into my coy of his debut novel. Visit my photo album to see pics from this event!
On Thursday, August 1, 2013 I attended this event which was held at the Room & Board Furnishings store in Washington, DC. This event was presented by Kreative Ways & Solutions and The Artinista Art Advisory. Proceeds from this event when to support The Unity Health Care Foundations Reach Out and Read Program, targeted to enhance literacy skills for youths ages 2 - 14 who visit the health centers. See pictures from this event in the photo album!
On Saturday, July 13, 2013, I attended this networking event at the Marriott Hotels & Resorts in Greenbelt, MD. This was truly a networking event for everyone: gospel singers, mimes, authors, playwrights, etc. See the pictures from this event in the photo album!
On Saturday, June 16, 2013, I participated in the Hotspot Ward 8 Book Festival which was presented by Lamont Carey. This event was to promote literary and celebrate books and reading. Check out the pictures in the photo album!
On Saturday, April 13, 2013, I'll be attended this event at the Enoch Pratt Free Library (Central Branch) in Baltimore. I met fellow author and listened to some dynamic speakers. However, what was surprising to me was that my book is now part of the Enoch Pratt Library's library collection...Whoopie! For more information, please visit http://www.citylitproject.org/
On Saturday, March 9, 2013, I attended "A Social Affair, an event sponsored by the Sweet Soul Sisters Book Club which featured authors Earl Sewell and Pat Tucker at the Largo-Kettering Library in Upper Marlboro, MD. I have to say Earl and Pat were very engaging as they read excerpts from their novel, "A Social Affair." It was so much fun...even Zane, yes the one and only Zane made a guest appearance. Check out the pictures in the photo album section of the website!
I was an exhibitor at this event on Saturday/Sunday, March 16 & 17, 2013 at the Community College of Baltimore County in Catonsville, MD. I had a great time meeting and mingling with fellow vendors and book lovers. Check out the pictures from this event in the photo album section of the website!
On Saturday, February 23, 2013, I attended this one day annual writers conference sponsored by the Eastern Shore Writers' Association at the Chesapeake College in Wye Mills, MD. The content shared by the speakers was awesome!
On Saturday, February 16, 2013, I attended the Book Club Consortium, brain child of Sharon Lucas, President of the Reading Divas Book Club, at the PG County-South Public Library in Bowie, MD. The goal of this consortium is to bring together book clubs and authors so that we can share events and support each other. For more information, please visit: http://www.realdivasread.com/144064623#839E964446DAAAD37A45E623C159852B
I had a blast at the Love Is Murder event in Chicago on February 1 - 3, 2013. I was on a panel called "Romantic Suspended Disbelief" and the questions from the audience fueled some great dialogue. Check out the pictures posted from this event.
I had a great interview with Lavada on January 13, 2013. Check it out!
I'll be on a panelist of local authors who will be showcasing our books and answering questions about the literary marketplace. This event will held on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 7 pm - 8:30 pm at the Howard County East Columbia Library.
I'll be interviewed by Linda Wilson, host of A Writers Pen Talk Show on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 10:45 pm. Join me if you can at www.1smlive.com
I was featured as the first Saturday Night Special guest on the John T. Wills Book Tree Talk Show on Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 8:30 pm. Check it out: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/johntwills/2012/10/21/the-book-tree-radio-show
This event was held on Friday/Saturday, October 19 - 20, 2012 at the Metro Points Hotel in New Carrollton, MD. Celebrity authors such as Mary Monroe ("God Don't Like Ugly") and Karen E. Quinones Miller ("Angry Ass Black Women") were also speakers at this event. Check out some pics from this event!
I exhibited at the Baltimore Book Festival on Saturday, September 29, 2012 and had a blast! Check out my photo album.
I participated in this wonderful event on Saturday, August 18, 2012 which showcased many local authors who read from their books. I had a fantastic time!
I exhibited at the Langston Hughes Literary Forum & Book Fair on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 from 6 pm - 10 pm at the Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers, Maritime Park, 1417 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231. I had a great time!
I exhibited at the Baltimore Urban Book Festival on Sunday, May 6, 2012 from 1 pm - 8 pm at the Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers, Maritime Park, 1417 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231. Thanks for supporting me!
For more information, please visit: http://www.baltimoreurbanbookfestival.com/
Check out my interview with Black Literature Magazine - July 5, 2012 http://blackliteraturemagazine.net/blackliteraturemagazine/2012/07/05/interview-with-deliah-lawrence/
I exhbited at the C Street Arts Festival in Laurel, MD on Saturday, June 9, 2012 from 1 pm - 4 pm with the Maryland Writers Association. Thanks to those who stopped by to say hello. Check out the pics from the event under the Album tab.
I had a Twitter Book Party on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 8 pm (EST) with Tamika Newhouse of the African-Americans On The Move Book Club (AAMBC). I had a lot fun. Check out the pictures at: https://www.facebook.com/aambookclub?ref=ts
On Thursday, March 8, 2012, I had an interview with Joey Pinkney. Check it out at: http://www.joeypinkney.com/. Thanks!
In February 2012, I had a book give-a-way which was advertised on the African-Americans On The Move Book Club.
On Saturday, January 21, 2012, I had an interview with Seriously Sensual on Blog Talk Radio with hosts, Gabrielle Newsam and Nicole Brooks. Check out the replay by clicking on the link below or by visiting: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/seriously-sensual
I was the guest author at Beyond Books Book Club on Saturday, November 19, 2011. I had a great time discussing my novel and providing writing tips to interested book club members.
Readers from all over flocked to the Harlem Book Festival for the one day event held on Saturday, July 23, 2011. I had a great time meeting readers and fellow authors.
This was a three day event which included both local and celebrity authors which took place on September 23 – 25, 2011. I participated as an author in the Authors’ Tent where I enjoyed meeting and greeting many readers.
I was interviewed by Patrick Tandy, Editor of the Maryland State Bar Association’s Bar Bulletin. The interview appeared in the May 2011 Bar Bulletin.
This event was held on Sunday, May 15, 2011 at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community Center, 3090 Crain Highway, Waldorf, MD 20601. The novels were matched with the foods depicted in the stories or by the novel’s genre. Proceeds from the event went to the Charles County Literacy Council to help increase literacy awareness in the community.
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