Kissing School draws interest around the globe. Byrd is swamped with media interview requests, particularly around Valentine’s Day. She has been heard in New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Switzerland, Thailand, Uruguay, Lebanon, Columbia, on the BBC in England, and more. She’s especially popular in Korea, she says, where Valentine’s Day is a big celebration. Although based in Seattle, Byrd also conducts classes around the U.S., most recently in New York City and Sun Valley, Idaho. .