Recent Events

Poster for Workshop at Hope College

Creative Writing MFA & Publishing Information Session

An informal presentation on the pros and cons of pursuing an MFA in creative writing along with (slightly radical) advice for those seeking to publish their work.

Heather sits behind a green book signing table
Photograph by Erin Gilbert

How To Write a Memoir

I talked about the process of creating a memoir and also about coming to terms with prosopagnosia, or, face blindness.

Saturday, October 12 | 11am-12pm
Fruitport District Library
47 Park Street
Fruitport, MI, 49415

Heather stands behind a brown podium reading
Photograph by Erin Gilbert

Hope College Reading

Tuesday, October 1 | 7pm
Jack H. Miller Center, Hope College, Holland Michigan

Star Island Retreat

Star Island Writing Retreat

Writing retreat. Three days and two nights on Star Island (a place both complex and complicated) with my writing partner and co-publisher Elaine Sexton.

Introduction to Creative Writing: Building a Writing Practice

Sunday, June 30 — Friday, July 5, 2019
Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, The Berkshires

Designed to spark your writing practice, whether you are dusting off a long-held writing dream, have been struggling with writer’s block, or simply want to try something new. Learn more here.

The Readers at Threes Brewing
The Readers in the Garden at Threes Brewing
From Left: Robin Messing, Kelly Shetron, Heather Sellers, Kate Small, Danielle Kraese, Nina Sharma
Photograph by Kelly's boyfriend Ben

Threes Brewing Seven Stories

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 | 7:30pm
Threes Brewing, Brooklyn, New York