I have spoken about both grief and loss, and about writing and have conducted readings of my book on several occasions for organizations such as the ALS Chapter of Vancouver, Bereaved Families of Ontario, Soaring Spirits Loss Foundation’s Camp Widow, Recovery Cafe, Seattle and The University of Washington Extension Memoir Certificate Program.

Upcoming Events:

Camp Widow – Tampa
March 23rd – 25th

My first time in Tampa (after speaking at 9 San Diego and 3 Toronto Camps)!

I’ll be doing my intensive “Writing After Loss” workshop.

I’m also working on a new workshop with Michelle Neff Hernandez. Stay tuned!



Past Events:

Sunday March 15th, 2015

Reading at Elliot Bay Books, Seattle

I’m excited to announce that I’ll be reading from my book Remember The Moon at Elliot Bay Bookstore in Seattle on March 15th! I’ll be talking about psychics, the cover’s painting, and serving delicious Italian hors d’oeuvres, cannolis and wine.

Location: Elliot Bay Book Store, 1521 10th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
Time: 3:00 pm

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Friday March 20th, 2015

Reading at Third Place Books, Lake Forest Park, Seattle

Abigail Carter, author and Lisa Fox, an intuitive medium met when Lisa was compelled to enter a Vashon Island coffee shop at the prompting of Abigail’s dead husband, Arron. That fateful day began a friendship and a crazy idea. Abigail asked Lisa if she could do a series of “readings” with Lisa where she could ask Arron real questions. Over a six month period and five separate readings, Abigail had a wealth of information, some of which became the basis of her new novel Remember the Moon.
Come and hear Abigail and Lisa tell the story of how they met, how they collaborated and hear Abigail read from her book.

Location: Third Place Books, 17171 Bothell Way NE
Lake Forest Park, WA 98155
Time: 6:30 pm

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Tuesday June 23, 2015

International Widow’s Day Widowhood Book Club

Abigail Carter, a 9/11 widow has recently published her second book called “Remember the Moon.” This fictional book is based around “a husband’s attempt to reach out to his wife and son from the afterlife and the lessons about life they all learn along the way.”

Come with your thoughts and comments ready to share as Abby will be joining us for this discussion from the comforts of her couch in Seattle, USA.

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Family Centre, Rm 1023
65 Hanson Ave, Kitchener

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Wednesday June 24, 2015

Reading at East West Book Store

More details to come…

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
East West Bookshop
6500 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

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Saturday February 28th, 2015

“‘Writing Through Grief,’ a discussion with four contributors to the new anthology, The Widows’ Handbook.” (with Kristine Shorey Forbes, Susanne Braham, Connie Fisher, and Donna Hilbert)

Description of Presentation: In our grief, we write to process, and sometimes it is practical matters that can fill our heads. What to do with their ashes, their belongings, your wedding rings, with your dreams of him, with your feelings of vulnerability, with your photos of you together, and in general, with yourself without him? We participating contributors will talk about how our writing helped us think through these matters, and in the end, helped us heal.

Location: Seattle University, Pigott 103
Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm

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