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Union Ave Bookshop

Knoxville, TN
Sunday, August 21 @ 3pm

Laura will be reading with two other local poets. Refreshments and reception.


Asheville, NC
Sunday, August 7 @ 3pm

Laura Still will be reading with two other poets August 7 at 3:00 PM as part of Poetrio, a monthly event hosted by Malaprops Bookstore, 55 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC 38801. There will be book signing and conversation with the poets following the reading.

Lawson-McGhee Library

Knoxville, TN
Saturday, August 6, 2pm

Laura will participate in the reading of Decoration Day, a new play by Linda Parsons Marion, on Saturday, August 6 at 2:00 PM. Lawson-McGhee Library, 500 W.Church Ave., Knoxville TN 37902.

Writers' Guild Christmas Book Fair

December 2, 7-8pm
Laura will be participating in the Knoxville Writers' Guild Christmas Book Fair on Thursday,  December 2, 2010 from 7:00-8:30 PM at the Laurel Theater. The Laurel is located on the corner of 16th and Laurel in downtown Knoxville, TN. The Guild will be staging the book fair in conjunction with their annual Holiday Potluck. Admission is free, but $1 donation at the door is appreciated.

Southeastern Christian Writers' Conference

October 22-23
Laura will be participating in the Southeastern Christian Writers Conference  - Beyond Barriers 2010. The conference takes place in Cleveland, TN at the United Christian Church & Ministerial Association, 2200 Peerless Rd., Cleveland, 37311, October 22-23. For more information about the conference, go to

Southern Festival of Books

October 8-10
Reading 1pm, October 9th
Laura will be participating in the Southern Festival of Books by presenting a panel discussion with Cleveland, TN poet Kevin Brown. "The Divine in Every Day--Two Poets" will take place on Saturday, October 9, 2010, in the Capitol Library at 1:00 PM. After the discussion concludes at 2:00, both poets will be signing books in the Signing Colonnade.

Knoxville Writers' Guild

March 4, 2010 - 7pm
Laura is the featured speaker for the January meeting. She will reading selections from Guardians and from her upcoming book of children's plays, Acts of the Apostles. Warning: there may be audience participation. Open to the public.

Bethel Presbyterian

January 9, 2010 - 3pm
Laura will be returning to her hometown, Kingsport, TN on January 9, 2010 to read from Guardians, her poetry collection. The reading will take place at 3:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall of Bethel Presbyterian Church, located at 1593 Warpath Drive, 37664. Books will available for sale and Laura will be happy to sign copies after the reading.

Kingston Authors' Day

November 14, 2009
12pm to 4pm at the Kingston Community Center
Room A
Laura will teach a 50 minute workshop on "Essentials of Writing and Understanding Poetry" at 2pm and then lead an open poetry reading and critique at 3pm. Her books will be on sale at the book table and she will be available for signing before and after her seminar.

Come and meet writers and artists from the East Tennessee area.
UT Press will be present with authors and books for purchase.
Dr. Bill Bass will speak at 4:00pm.

Reading at Carpe Librum

November 13 - 6pm
Carpe Librum

Launch Party for Guardians

Friday, October 23 - 6:30 to 8:30pm
Vagabondia, 27 Market Square, Knoxville

Celtic Cat Publishing is releasing Guardians, a collection of poetry by Knoxville writer and long-time Vagabondia employee Laura Still. Please join us for wine and refreshments to celebrate Laura's first book. Following the signing, Laura will give a short reading at 8:15.  Books will be available for purchase and Laura will be at the signing table until 8pm.

Directions to Vagabondia