I am available for online book group discussions and presentations of all my current books. You can download discussion questions, which are available on each book’s page on this website (“Plant Trees” and “Value of Your Soul” only).

Schedule me for reading clubs, friends groups, spiritual gatherings, whatever your group’s focus. Contact me at SASnyder (at) lunarivervoices.com.


I participate in oral storytelling with Better Said Than Done in Fairfax, Virginia. Upcoming online events in which I’ll be on stage are listed here. View my storytelling style in past events on our Videos page.


2023 Events

January 21, 2023
I’ll be telling a true story, live on stage
7 PM, ET, at The Auld Shebeen in Fairfax City, VA
Produced by Better Said Than Done; buy tickets
The show is also being live-streamed on YouTube, so you can watch from home

February 19, 2023
Workshop based on my book DIY Solo Retreats, Learn how to set up your own mini retreat at home
1-4 PM, ET; Herndon Arts, Herndon, VA
Register here
Sponsored by A Thousand Stories – Herndon Books and Arts Herndon

April 28, 2023
I’ll be telling a true story, live on stage
6:30 PM, ET, at The Old Ox Brewery
44652 Guilford Drive #115-120, Ashburn, VA 20147
Produced by Tales & Ales

September 30, 2023
Come visit me at the Local Author Festival
12 – 3 PM, Chantilly Library, Featuring David Baldacci (speaking at 11 AM)
4000 Stringfellow Rd, Chantilly, VA 20151
Info about the Local Author Day event

September 30, 2023
I’ll be telling a true story, live on stage
7 PM, ET, at StageCoach Theatre
20937 Ashburn Road #114 Ashburn, VA 20147
Produced by Better Said Than Done; video recording coming soon!

November 2, 2023
I’ll be participating in a panel of local authors via Zoom
7 – 8:15 PM, sponsored by Fairfax County Libraries
View the Zoom recording

December 17, 2023
I’ll be participating in an event to celebrate Rumi, the poet, and his “marriage with God” (a.k.a., his death date)
6:30 – 8 PM, sponsored by the Rumi Forum of Washington, D.C.
I’ll be reading Rumi poetry and doing a presentation on well-being. Music by Sufi Melody
Church of the Holy City, 1611 16th Street NW, Washington, DC, 20009
Register (free)

Perennial Links

Listen to my interview on The Good Mood Show, with Matt O’Neill, about my book “The Value of Your Soul”

Dr. Christina Gessler interviews me about my book DIY Solo Retreats on the New Books Network’s Academic Life Podcast.

Online book discussion: “The Value of Your Soul”
Sponsored by the Rumi Forum, Washington, D.C.
See the YouTube video

Deborah Voll interviews me about living a spirit-centered life on the podcast “Calm the Chaos”

Vince Stevenson interviews me about my memoir on his podcast “Boomers on Books”
Watch on YouTube

Deborah Voll interviews me about my book, DIY Solo Retreats, on her podcast “Calm the Chaos”

Watch me telling a live story on the stage with Tales & Ales

Presentation of my book “DIY Solo Retreats,” sponsored by Fairfax County Public Libraries