Added by G.W. NEWTON on November 28, 2010 at 9:48pm — No Comments
Why aren’t there more folks out here enjoying these incredible trails just 15 minutes from most Ashevillians’ doorsteps?
That's what Trish Brown, elite Asheville trail runner, asked. Maybe people just don't know where to go. So she designed, planned, and wrote Asheville Trail Running: Taking Bent Creek and the Mountains-to-Sea Trail in Stride. But this book is not just for runners - With 25 loops in Bent Creek and seven on the…Continue
Added by Danny Bernstein on November 25, 2010 at 10:25pm — No Comments
On Dec. 11, The Museum of the Cherokee Indian teaches visitors how to create white oak baskets (9 a.m. to noon) and stamped pottery bowls (1 to 4 p.m.) The workshops, led by master artists Ramona Lossie and Bernadine George, members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, cost $50 each, plus materials…Continue
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This morning I had a lovely surprise. Fellow Swain County High School Alumni, Chad Killebrew, sent a link to an article he wrote about In The Garden With Billy: Lessons About Life, Love & Tomatoes. I am honored, especially since I consider Chad the "real writer." Thank you Chad, and everyone who has read this book.…Continue
Added by Renea Winchester on November 21, 2010 at 11:14am — No Comments
Hi friends, please click the below link to read my posting to Grit Magazine's family of bloggers. I am honored to be selected. Let me know your thoughts.
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Bathanti honored by N.C. Literary and Historical Association
Joseph R. Bathanti has received the Roanoke-Chowan Award for Poetry from the North Carolina Literary and Historical Association. Bathanti is a professor in Appalachian State University’s Department of English and co-director of the creative writing program there.
The award was presented for…
Added by Rob Neufeld on November 15, 2010 at 12:50pm — No Comments
The 2010 Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award goes to Wayne Caldwell’s…Continue
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New book: Natural Saints: How People of Faith are Working to Save God's Earth by Mallory McDuff
The book, hardcover, published by Oxford University Press, 240 pages, came out August 2010.
It features examples of how congregations are integrating the environment into their traditional ministries, from…
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