Fall Book Festivals

Megan at 6 months

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


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

Strange Days Indeed

A coronavirus pandemic alone is sufficient to make these “strange days indeed.” Throw in a crazy election year, racial and social unrest, climate change, multi-trillion-dollar government aid bills, and we’re talking seriously strange. So when I gassed up my car Continue reading Strange Days Indeed

Thank You GSR Fine Art Festival; Review Update; Year-End Stuff

RECAP The GSR Fine Art Festival was first-class all the way. Dozens of outstanding visual artists plus three intrepid authors–Me, Jeffrey Matthews, and Julie Schrader.  I met a lot of nice people, sold some books, and enjoyed the live music Continue reading Thank You GSR Fine Art Festival; Review Update; Year-End Stuff

Straight River and Castle Danger SALE

Booklocker.com Sale Plus an Event Reminder THIS WEEKEND ONLY, my books, Straight River and Castle Danger, are on sale at Booklocker.com. TWENTY PERCENT OFF! (excluding shipping & handling) Use the checkout code “Gobble2019” and place your order before Midnight on Continue reading Straight River and Castle Danger SALE


I’m participating in a new event this year, the GSR Fine Art Festival in Mankato MN. Saturday and Sunday, Nov.30 and Dec.1. The event is held in the Banquet Hall at the Mankato Civic Center. 10 am to 6 pm Continue reading NEW EVENT; REVIEW CHALLENGE UPDATE

Year-End Review Challenge Continues

My Year-End Review Challenge to you is to post 30 NEW reviews/ratings for Straight River before the start of 2020.  THIRTY BEFORE TWENTY! Less than Fifty days left to get thirty new reviews/ratings of Straight River. It doesn’t matter which Continue reading Year-End Review Challenge Continues