Outdoor Bookselling Season

Tomorrow (Saturday, May 21) marks the start of my so-called Outdoor Bookselling Season. I’ll be at the Hopkins Mainstreet Day Arts & Craft Fair from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm selling all my books. It’s a fun event that brings Continue reading Outdoor Bookselling Season

Odds and Ends

Dangerous Straits cover

The Dangerous Straits book launch tour is taking a break for ten days, so here are some odds and ends that are relevant to my books. A NEW website to share for book lovers It’s called Shepherd.com and it showcases Continue reading Odds and Ends

The Week Ahead

The week ahead for the Dangerous Straits book launch tour will be relatively quiet until Saturday. That should be an exciting day. I’m signed up for a new book-selling opportunity in Owatonna called the Rustic Mamas’ Market. The good news Continue reading The Week Ahead

Upcoming Events

Dangerous Straits print cover

After a week off, I’m back on the Dangerous Straits book launch tour with the following upcoming events: Bookstube at the Bierstube Normally an in-person event at the Bierstube in Hastings MN, the pandemic has forced this into a virtual Continue reading Upcoming Events

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

I’m finally getting a short break from the Dangerous Straits book launch tour, so today’s post is just odds and ends of the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. The Good Thanks to my friend and HS classmate Debi for Continue reading The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

More Events for 2022

Dangerous Straits cover

I just locked in a few more events for 2022. One is new to me. SATURDAY, MAY 7, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Rustic Mamas’ Market, Four Seasons Centre, Owatonna MN Two are old favorites to which I’m eager to Continue reading More Events for 2022

Putting My Money Where My Mouth Is

AKA: Walking the Walk I have a long association with a fantastic local charity–Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Minnesota. And I’m putting my money where my mouth is when I say I make annual donations to them based on Continue reading Putting My Money Where My Mouth Is

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

My Best Reads of 2021

Time for my annual post of great reads for the previous year. Without further ado, here are My Best Reads of 2021 based on the results of my 2021 Goodreads Reading Challenge. My 2021 in Books Number of books read: Continue reading My Best Reads of 2021

Holiday Book Sale Halfway Point

Still Plenty of Time to Save My Holiday Book Sale still has two weeks to run! GET TEN PERCENT (10%) OFF the personally-signed copy price of $20.00. That’s right, $18.00 gets you a personalized copy, two bookmarks, sales tax included, Continue reading Holiday Book Sale Halfway Point