Book Tour and Poetry Readings

To schedule events, book signings, readings and interviews, email Diane Frank at All times are for the local time zone.

Friday September 13th – 7:00 to 9:30 pm.
My Word!
Diane Frank features with Garry Turcham, followed by Open Mic
Cafe Leila 1724 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA


Sunday, September 15, 2019 – 1:00 pm
Petaluma Poetry Walk
Diane Frank reads with William Greenwood and Jeanne Powell
River Front Café, 224 B Street, Petaluma

Sunday, September 22, 2019 – 3 to 5 pm.
BAWP - Expressions Gallery
Diane Frank reads with Sharon Metzler Dow and Caitlin Mohan.
Theme: International Travel
2035 Ashby Ave, Berkeley, CA


Monday, October 7, 2019 – 6:15 p.m.
Diane Frank reads with Bruce Bagnell, followed by Open Mic
Aqus Café, 189 H St, (Corner of 2nd and H Street), Petaluma, CA


Monday: October 14, 2019 – 7:00 p.m.
Poetry Express
Fire and Rain anthology reading with Lucille Lang Day and Diane Frank

Himalayan Flavors Restaurant, 1585 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA (back room)
Cabaret style – audience has dinner and beverages during first 30 min.
Open mic follows the features.
Parking next to restaurant.
Free, but we encourage you to support this wonderful restaurant.


Saturday, October 19, 2019 – 3:00 pm.
Diane Frank reads with Mary Kay Rummel and Claudia Reder, and Erik Ievins on cello
350 Paseo de Playa – Community Room
Ventura, CA 93001
For parking directions, contact Mary Rummel (


Saturday, April 11, 2020.  7 - 9 pm.
Poetry Cello at the Frank Bette Center
Diane Frank and Ellaraine Lockie with Erik Ievins
Open mic follows features.
1601 Paru St, Alameda, CA