Tag Archives: “Why Bristol?”

2013 RHYTHM & ROOTS: EVENT #8

Between the July 14th Border Bash and Rhythm & Roots we brought books to sell at 8 events.  Rhythm & Roots is the last event until the Christmas season begins and with 155 books sold it was the biggest so … Continue reading

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A STRANGE SEASON FOR A WRITER

Selling my books is awkward, but doing it at fun events cuts the strangeness in half.  July 19th was the official release date for “Why Knox?”  It was featured at Border Bash.  Border Bash was the first of many “events” … Continue reading

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SALUTE to the GRIND HOUSE

I’m saying goodbye to a good friend tonight. The Grind House will be closing this coming Saturday. The Grind House has been a regular morning writing spot for me over the past year. It felt a lot like home to … Continue reading

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RHYTHM & ROOTS 2012: FRIDAY

Friday, September 14th was set up day. We were unloaded by 10:30, set up by 11:30, and killing time until the folks started coming in around 4:30. Of course, killing time at a festival meant scoping out the other tents … Continue reading

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RHYTHM & ROOTS: THURSDAY

My daughter, Erin called last night and asked, “Are you getting excited about Rhythm & Roots?” And I should have been excited but the better word would be frazzled. I haven’t written a word on “Why Knox?” in a couple … Continue reading

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BACK TO NORMAL?

Tuesday morning, 10:30, and I’m sitting at the Grind House writing.  I’ve got a cup of Cowboy Up that I’m nursing and all feels right with the world.  Last week was the ‘Ding Dong Work Week’ and this weekend was … Continue reading

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“WIRED” AT THE GRIND HOUSE

All Along The Watchtower As I was working on “Why Knox?” yesterday afternoon at the Grind House an older gentleman (he could be younger than me for all I know) sat down at the next table facing me.  “That must be … Continue reading

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THE NEXT STEP: PROOFREADING

Things continue to happen quickly. The good timing and fortune continue until I hit a wall.  First the positives today:  The typesetter finished with “Why Bristol?” and I sent it on to the proofreader.  I finished the syllabi for my … Continue reading

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ANOTHER BUSY DAY

After walking Maggie at 6:00 and breakfast with Barb at 7:00 I headed downtown to the Blackbird Bakery where I got an hour with “Why Knox?” It felt good to re-aquaint myself with book #5.  At 9:00 I waled down … Continue reading

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FOOD CITY FAMILY RACE NIGHT

Thursday, august 23rd, was a banner day for us.  We had our tent set up across from the Paramount Theater from 11:00am until 9:00 pm.  The sun was brutal but the crowds were fantastic.  We sold 60 books, a few … Continue reading

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