top of page
MB from xaviers (1)

Writer. Radio host. Word nerd.

I co-host the long-running radio show and podcast A Way with Words, write about language, and love speaking before live audiences to share the joy of lex.




October 4

Vermont Humanities Lecture Series

Brooks Memorial Library

Brattleboro, Vermont


January 20

(Check back for details!)

Evansville, IN


January 24

Georgetown University

Washington, DC 


April 4

ACES conference

San Diego, CA


April 18

Oregon Heritage Conference

Forest Grove, OR


For general inquiries and bookings: (619) 796-5455 or

visit the Contact page

Have a question for the public radio show and podcast A Way with Words? Visit the show's website or call 877-929-9673 (toll-free in the U.S. and Canada)

bottom of page