Contact & Author Visits

Use the address below to get in touch, or read on for more information about author visits.

Mere is available for school/library visits, author presentations, book club visits, and workshops.

Visits and Presentations

Visits and author presentations typically range from 30-60 minutes. Topics can include:

  • Book-specific presentations focusing on the inspiration and/or writing process – these presentations include a short reading from the text, plus a question and answer period
  • The writing/publication process, including Mere’s personal stories of how writing as a teen shaped her future writing career
  • Theme or genre-specific presentations (e.g. writing Contemporary fiction, plotting a Mystery, Getting into a character’s mind)
  • Book club discussion – Sharing thoughts and talking about themes in a chosen work


Workshops typically range from 1-3 hours in length, depending on topic and audience. Workshops include both interactive activities and individual writing time. Workshops are geared toward ages 12 and up. Topics can include:

  • Write What You Know Nothing About: Using Research to Learn More About the World Around You (2-3 hours)
  • Crafting a Character: Methods for Character Creation (1 hour)
  • Living in Your Own Universe: Creating a World for Your Story (1-3 hours)

Talks on other topics and personalized presentations are always an option! Get in touch using the form below to discuss details, availability, and pricing.

To contact Mere: MereJoyce [at] hotmail [dot] com