Carol Oates is one of my favorite people. We've never met (though I hope to remedy this when in Ireland in a few weeks), and sometimes we go months without contact, but when we do get a chat, she's always friendly, engaging, and fun. That's why I love sharing her work with anyone who follows … Continue reading Another Moment with Irish Author Carol Oates
On Saturday, I had the privilege of speaking with Don Theo III at Bibliocircus for their first Biblio Cast. This was especially fun for me, since Don and I went to high school together. We talked about Going Under: The Oracles of St. Ambrose, specifically how Chase Bradford is a "fish out of water" for … Continue reading Big Thanks to Biblio Cast!
Blogger Book Fair Kicks Off with Contemporary Romance Author Sydney Logan I've been dying to host Sydney Logan, but we're both busy girls. Thank goodness for Blogger Book Fair so I had a reason to buckle down and drag her over for a visit. Sydney's book, Lessons Learned, is one of the best I've read in … Continue reading Blogger Book Fair: Welcome Sydney Logan!
A few weeks ago, I got to sit down with some pretty cool people and talk about the kind of music I like to hear. American Cadence Records is a company here in Nashville that is dedicated to providing artists a safe haven for their creations, and that’s not something a lot of record companies … Continue reading Music Makes the World
On Tuesday, the tornado sirens in Nashville started screaming, and I ended up in my closet, clutching my laptop and my bowl of ramen noodles. I tweeted my fear, and I received comfort from loving friends and even a few strangers. Martha Bourke was one of those strangers, and she promised to "hold my hand" … Continue reading A Moment with Martha Bourke