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I've been busy. I'm already setting up readings in June for the upcoming publication of my memoir  Driving with Cats: Ours for a Short Time (North Star Press of St. Cloud, June 2013). I'm also soliciting blurbs for the back cover and the inside of the book. I learned from my first book's publication process [...]

Short book recommendation — Starve Better, by Nick Mamatas

I just finished a well worth it, short nonfiction book. Starve Better: Surviving the Endless Horror of the Writing Life, by Nick Mamatas, is a hard hitting, irreverent, truthful, and relevant book for writers. Mamatas describes both the fiction writing world and the commercial nonfiction writing world in short essays. What I love about this [...]

I’m reading from My Heart is a Mountain, Wednesday, 9/14, Magers & Quinn, Minneapolis

I'll join two other northern Minnesota authors (Becca Manlove and Sheila Packa) tomorrow night (Wednesday, September 14, 730 pm) for a triple reading and signing at Magers and Quinn booksellers in Minneapolis. Stop by for a great evening of poetry, creative nonfiction, and fiction!

By |September 13th, 2011|author event, My Heart is a Mountain: Book Promotion, Writing|

Yoga as Muse sample workshop and booksigning — tomorrow night!

I'll be at the Grand Rapids (MN) library tomorrow night at 7 PM, giving a sample Yoga as Muse workshop and reading from and signing my book. Stop by -- this is an incredible library on the banks of the Mississippi!

By |August 3rd, 2011|author event|

beautiful books and crafts at Blueberry Fest, Ely, MN — stop on by

If you're in the area (Ely, MN), stop by the Blueberry Arts Festival today and tomorrow and check out the great Raven Productions booth (#148). Lots of beautiful books for kids and adults, calendars, and notecards. I will be signing my book at the booth after 2 PM today, from 12-2 on Sunday.

By |July 30th, 2011|author event, Writing|

Author event — Ely Blueberry Festival, and reading with Becca Manlove on Sunday, July 31

If you're planning to attend the Ely Blueberry Festival this weekend, stop by Raven Productions' booth where I and other authors will be signing books! Raven was kind enough to let me share a booth -- I will be there Friday through Sunday. Sunday evening I'll be reading in Ely with Becca Manlove. Here are [...]

By |July 26th, 2011|author event, My Heart is a Mountain: Book Promotion|