My friend and coworker Collin Kelley, a finalist for the 2013 Georgia Author of the Year Award, sent along a note about the 9th Annual Voices Carry reading. It will be held Oct. 26. The always affable and hilarious Mr. Kelley will host. The featured poets this year are Cecilia Woloch, Jessie Carty, Helen Losse and […]
Mary Kay Andrews, the Avondale Estates chick-lit maven also known as Kathy Trocheck, will throw herself a launch party this Sunday at the Decatur Library for her 21st novel, “Christmas Bliss.”
Just got my copy of “Pickett’s Charge” by Charles McNair. He’s signing some books at Manuel’s Tavern. I also got him to sign my wife’s copy of “Land O’Goshen.” It’s the second time he has signed it. The first was in 1994, for my future father-in-law. Neat, huh?
My wife and I have been together for 10 years, married since 2008, and during the course of our relationship we’ve learned that sometimes we both need a break. Writing requires a degree of solitude and isolation that can try the patience of any partner, and so I never mind when she wants to drive […]