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?
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