Deep Valley Book Festival

THIS SATURDAY Please join me at the Deep Valley Book Festival in Mankato on Saturday, October 1, from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. The new venue this year is the WOW Zone in Mankato. The keynote speaker is the best-selling, Continue reading Deep Valley Book Festival

A New Record

Rustic Mamas’ Market Recap I’m thrilled to announce I set a new record for book sales in one day at an in-person event on Saturday at the Rustic Mamas’ Market. The number isn’t important (and it would be embarrassing for Continue reading A New Record

Rustic Mamas’ Market

One of my new favorite venues Please join me and more than 100 other vendors and thousands of customers at the Rustic Mamas’ Market this Saturday, Sept. 17, from 9 am-3 pm. All vendors are local. All goods are handmade Continue reading Rustic Mamas’ Market

On The Road Again

I’ll be on the road again next weekend for two of my favorite events. First, I’ll be selling and signing books at the wonderfully charming Beagle & Wolf Books & Bindery in Park Rapids, MN on Friday, Aug. 12, from Continue reading On The Road Again

THANKS TO ALL MY CUSTOMERS

Thanks to all my customers over the past 5+ years While doing end-of-year accounting for the business side of my writing career, I noticed I’ve reached a modest milestone of 1,500 books sold! Thanks to all who took a chance Continue reading THANKS TO ALL MY CUSTOMERS

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

Dog Days of Winter?

Not much going on so far in 2021 (personally, that is). Feels like the Dog Days of Winter, sort of like the Dog Days of Summer, except really cold. Finally broke through that two-weekPolar Vortex and returned to normal temperatures–25 Continue reading Dog Days of Winter?

Looking Ahead to 2021

2020 pretty much sucked for most of us in one way or another. That’s why I started looking ahead to 2021 a lot sooner than normal. But humans are by nature resilient. We adapt and muddle through the best we Continue reading Looking Ahead to 2021