Upcoming Events

Sunday, August 13, 2023 | 2-4PM

Carla Damron, social worker and award-winning novelist, will share from her newest crime fiction novel, The Orchid Tattoo (2023) which delves into the Disturbing World of Human Trafficking.

St. Mary Catholic Church | Bannon Hall
902 Crawford Rd. | Rock Hill, SC 29730

Past Events

Sunday, February 26, 2023 | 3-4:30PM

Jasper’s Nightstand presents Carla Damron and The Orchid Tattoo. More info here.

Richland Library (Library Theater), 1431 Assembly St, Columbia, SC 29201


Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 6-8PM

Flash at the Bar presents “Love Gone Wrong” – a reading of short stories from 8 local authors including Cathy Blake, Carla Damron, Phil Lenski, Paula Benson, Buck Brinson, Irene Stern, Chuck Walsh, and Raegan Teller.

The Aristocrat, 1001 Washington Street, Columbia, SC


Friday, January 20, 2023 | 12 NOON

Human Trafficking Awareness Luncheon & Panel Discussion featuring Speaker & Author Carla Damron (author of The Orchid Tattoo)

LRADAC Training & Education Center, 2711 Colonial Drive, Columbia, SC 29203

Watch recording here.


Tuesday, December 13, 2022 | 11AM

The Moveable Feast with CLASS and Book Signing

The Village House, Litchfield; My Sister’s Books


Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 7:30-9PM

Paige Pairings (Holiday Edition)

M. Judson Booksellers, Greenville, South Carolina


Tuesday, November 29, 2022 | 6-7PM

Carla Damron in conversation with Jonathan Haupt

Pat Conroy Literary Center + Live on Facebook

Watch recorded livestream here.


Monday, October 3, 2022 | 7-8PM

Virtual Book Launch for The Orchid Tattoo

Interview by Gabi Coatsworth


Saturday, September 17, 2022 | noon

Sisters in Crime Palmetto Chapter: Talking Social Issues in Crime Fiction

Virtual on Zoom