Deep Valley Book Festival Authors Panel

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I’m excited to be included in this Deep Valley Book Festival Authors Panel discussion this Saturday. All of us are members of the Twin Cities chapter of Sisters in Crime and have written short stories for one or more crime Continue reading Deep Valley Book Festival Authors Panel

Fall Book Festivals

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Fall is in full swing in Minnesota That means it’s the season for two of my favorite fall book festivals. First up is the Deep Valley Book Festival in Mankato. Here’s the info: SAT, Oct. 2, 9:30 am- 3:00 pm. Deep Continue reading Fall Book Festivals

Rested Refreshed and Exhausted

Vacation Report I just returned from what I call vacation but others would call masochistic torture. A five-night solo canoe trip in the BWCAW. That’s why I’m rested, refreshed, and exhausted. 😉 It’s a difficult way to relax. But for Continue reading Rested Refreshed and Exhausted

Busy August

As usual, I’ll have a busy August with several book events plus two golf tournaments and a visit with friends up in NW Minnesota. I hope to see you at one of these upcoming events. Book Events THU, August 5, Continue reading Busy August

Thank You, Hopkins MN

Hopkins Raspberry Festival Marketplace Fair   So great to see thousands of people enjoying a perfect summer day. The Raspberry Festival is one of the great community celebrations in Minnesota. All I can say is, “Thank You, Hopkins MN for Continue reading Thank You, Hopkins MN

A Fun Weekend; A Busy Week Ahead with Book Events

Fun Weekend As many of you know, I’m passionate about golf. “Addicted” may be a better term. And I love to compete. My favorite tournament of the year is a two-man team match play event (45 holes played over two Continue reading A Fun Weekend; A Busy Week Ahead with Book Events

New Events; Bonus Material for Newsletter Subscribers

New Events The new events are June 30, July 17, and Nov. 27-28. Go to my Events and Appearances page for details. BONUS MATERIAL FOR NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIBERS Ever wonder what it would be like to take a canoe trip in Continue reading New Events; Bonus Material for Newsletter Subscribers

HOLIDAY BOOK SALE NOW THROUGH JANUARY 1, 2021

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A RARE EVENT Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday are history, so it’s time for a special holiday book sale. Time to find unique gifts that are rarely found in big box stores or online mega-retailers. To that Continue reading HOLIDAY BOOK SALE NOW THROUGH JANUARY 1, 2021

EVENT CHANGE

The GSR Fine Art Festival scheduled for Nov. 28-29, 2020, has changed to a VIRTUAL EVENT only. For this year, it will be called ShopART and will allow anyone to browse the artists (and book authors like me!), then purchase Continue reading EVENT CHANGE

NEW EVENT ADDED IN NOVEMBER

Despite the ravages and restrictions caused by COVID-19, there are some bright spots for authors these days. Specifically, a new event added in November. I’ll be speaking to readers and fans at the Wells MN public library on Tuesday, Nov. Continue reading NEW EVENT ADDED IN NOVEMBER