Saturday, March 18, 2017




New Book, Upcoming Appearances!

My new book of poetry and memoir, The Kingdom of Roly-Polys, is now available at EM Wolfman Bookstore in downtown Oakland and through Pedestrian Press.

http://thepedestrianpress.weebly.com/store/c1/Featured_Products.html


San Francisco Writers Workshop ReadingAlley Cat Books3036 24th St., San FranciscoSun., June 26, 2-5 pm

Colleen will read with other past and present members of the City's longest-running writers workshop. Other readers TBA. Hosted by James Warner. 


Free. Books for sale.

Beast Crawl

Rolling Writers Series presents "The Seven Ages of Man"
Venue TBA, downtown Oakland


Colleen will read with other writers TBA. Hosted by Jon Sindell. 
Free. Books for sale. 



Recent readings (past)

Kingdom of Roly-Polys Book Launch

Reese Gallery

3410 Wisconsin St., St Louis

Th, Mar. 30th, 6:30 (doors at 6)

Ruth Reese, the owner and director of Reese Gallery, is also the sculptor of Oh Daphne, the artwork on the cover of The Kingdom of Roly-Polys. With readings by Colleen McKee, francine j harris, Paul Thiel, and Andrea Jackson. Paintings on display by Laura Panella.

Free, with refreshments. Books for sale. 


Passages on the Lake 

Lake Merritt Hotel Terrace Room

1800 Madison St., Oakland (near 19th St BART)

Wed., April 12, 7 pm

With readings by Colleen McKee and TBA. 

Free admission, with an elegant bar and dinner available. Books for sale. 


Rolling Writers: Let's Jew It!

Rolling Writers Bakery

1722 Taraval St., San Francisco

Sat., April 15, 6-8 pm



With readings by Colleen McKee, Susan Cohen, Rick May, Benjamin Wachs, Lenore Weiss and maybe more TBA. 

Free admission, with yummy cafe food and pastries available for sale. Books also for sale.