My company, Dave Turner Creative, has just Dave Turner Creative has formed a new partnership with expert proofreader Rebecca Lang.
Here are her credentials, experience and specialties:
All the best,
Dave Turner, author of …Continue
Added by Dave Turner on July 2, 2014 at 9:21am — No Comments
The summer issue of GreenPrints is out! You probably know it's published right there in Fairview by Pat Stone, former longtime gardening editor of Mother Earth News! He's graciously included an excerpt of one of my favorite stories from my book Plant Whatever Brings You Joy: Blessed Wisdom from the Garden, which I do hope you will enjoy! He's also going to be making the book available on his site, soon! Thank you, Pat Stone!
Added by Kathryn Hall on June 20, 2014 at 1:57pm — No Comments
May entertain, but it is a little edgy, NSFW (not safe for work) as the kids say, so consider yourself warned:
Added by Caralyn Davis on June 18, 2014 at 6:27pm — No Comments
Excited to be returning to City Lights for presentation of my new novel, Tidal Pools on June 6th at 6:30pm. Tidal Pools recently won the Ben Franklin silver medal for mystery/suspense novels from the IBPA.
If you are in the area, please come out and join us!
Added by Lawrence Thackston on June 5, 2014 at 5:36pm — No Comments
Bob Inman, journalist turned playwright, poet and novelist, to speak June 19 at Appalachian
from press release
Robert “Bob” Inman reads from his fifth and latest novel, “The Governor’s Lady,” Thursday, June 19, at 3:30 p.m. at Appalachian State University. The event will be held in Belk Library and information Commons Room 421 as part of the Summer Author Series sponsored by Appalachian State University…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on June 5, 2014 at 12:01am — No Comments
AUTHOR PRICE COMPLETES NEW WORK
Award-winning Western North Carolina author Charles F. Price has become the latest writer to take on the story of the Earp-Cowboy feud in old-time Tombstone, Arizona Territory. His new novel Riding the Hearse, which he is just beginning to submit to publishers, takes its title from an expression used in the popular frontier gambling game of faro; it describes the…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on June 2, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Fred Chappell speaks at Wolfe House, Saturday
Fred Chappell, celebrated and beloved author of novels, poetry, short stories, and literary criticism is the June “Writers at Wolfe” series speaker at the Wolfe Memorial, 2 p.m., Saturday.
Chappell’s output is like the wildlife that had come out of an underground cave in Cherokee legend—diverse and kicking: early Southern Gothic novels with an occult…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on June 2, 2014 at 6:19pm — No Comments
THIRTY-SEVEN NATIONAL PARKS AWARDED 2014 ACTIVE TRAILS GRANTS
See news release below about grants to national parks involved in walking trail promotion. One is the Carl Sandburg Home. See…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on May 28, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
Along with many other great writers' work in the latest issue of the Great Smokies Review. Hope you'll check it out!
Added by Caralyn Davis on April 30, 2014 at 12:44am — No Comments
A blog post on rediscovering joy after sorrow at Christine-lajewski.squarespace.com
Added by Christine Lajewski on April 27, 2014 at 8:54am — No Comments
The Rev. Becca Stevens is the founder of Magdalene & Thistle Farms, a community for women who have survived prostitution and addiction. She was named one of 15 Champions of Change by the White House. The Reverend Becca Stevens is an Episcopal priest serving as Chaplain at St Augustine's at Vanderbilt University. Thistle Farms employs 40 residents and graduates of Magdalene, and houses a natural body care line, a paper and sewing studio and the Thistle…Continue
Added by Chris Goldman on April 23, 2014 at 3:16pm — No Comments
Doodlebug, Doodlebug, Your House is on Fire is an Appalachian novel. The author, William Roy Pipes, author of Darby, Hanging Dog, the sequel to Darby, and Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, puts his love and knowledge of the Appalachian Mountains and the people live there into an intriguing romantic murder mystery involving a three year old boy, the only witness to the murders of his family, murdered by a gang out of Mexico. This gang was searching for distant…Continue
Added by William Roy Pipes on April 22, 2014 at 12:14pm — No Comments
Personal Meaning-Making: The Poetry of Patrick Bahls
Tuesday, April 22, 7 p.m., West Asheville Branch Library, 942 Haywood Rd., 250-4750
West Asheville resident Dr. Patrick Bahls, Associate Professor of Math and Honors Program Director at UNC Asheville, and his colleague, Dr. Rick Chess, Professor of…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on April 22, 2014 at 11:15am — No Comments
Bobby Norfolk Throws First Pitch for Kaleidoscope: Celebrating Diversity
at Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch 2014
from press release
June 28 event
Bobby Norfolk, three-time Emmy Award-winner is the lead storyteller for the fifth season of Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch--Kaleidoscope: Celebrating Diversity, June 28 in the…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on April 18, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments
I now have four Novels in print. A fifth Novel, True Love, is finished, but to date not yet published. The four available on-line are: Darby, my bestselling Appalachian novel; Hanging Dog, An Appalachian Community, is a sequel to Darby, Doodlebug, Doodlebug, Your House is on Fire, an Appalachian novel beginning in 1940; and a novelette, Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, a murder mystery full of intrigue, danger, and espionage. All…Continue
Added by William Roy Pipes on April 7, 2014 at 7:46am — No Comments
Brain injury recovery is difficult and anything but certain. When I met Angela Leigh Tucker in late 2008, she was only four months into her battle. A sudden truck-on-car crash had killed her young husband and left her hanging on to life by a thread.
For the next three years I researched the topic of traumatic brain injury or TBI. Angela and I travelled together to meeting of brain injury survivors and conferences on the subject. I interviewed countless doctors, therapists, co-workers,…Continue
Added by Bill Ramsey on April 7, 2014 at 7:21am — No Comments
Come on Spring... let your leaves burst from their stems, the flowers rise up to the sunshine, and your beauty come about. "Spring forth" is such an appropriate term!
After this trying "'Ole Man Winter" finally etching its way out of our bones, we welcome "Miss Spring" in all her finery! Exciting, isn't it?
Added by RhondaKay Brigman on April 1, 2014 at 1:38pm — No Comments
Incompetence of the Town of Smithfield
Smithfield is a small community that is a nice quiet place to relax, play and live. Our town was incorporated on February 29, 1840 making it "Maine's only Leap Year Town". There are many things that make this town an enjoyable place, but lately the people hired in the town office have made it a difficult place to live. Specifically the selectmen Richard A. Moore, Dale M. Churchill, and Justin S. Furbush have chosen to neglect their responsibilities…
Added by Doris Anne Beaulieu on March 28, 2014 at 10:56pm — No Comments
Finalists for Young LIons Award--Authors Younger Than 36
The New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award is a $10,000 prize awarded each spring to a writer age 35 or younger for a novel or a collection of short stories.
Established in 2001, this annual award recognizes the work of young authors and celebrates their accomplishments publicly, making a difference in their lives as they continue to build their…Continue
Added by Rob Neufeld on March 27, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Excerpt from my novel, JHATOR, published by The Black Mountain Press.
Added by Christine Lajewski on March 22, 2014 at 11:39am — No Comments