Doug Jones and I will be at Bookman-Bookwoman in Hillsboro Village on Saturday, Jan. 15, at 2:00, signing A Season of Darkness. Thanks to Larry and Saralee Woods for inviting us to their bookstore and for the good publicity for our book on Tuesday. They appeared on Channel 5’s Talk of the Town in a segment: “Best New Reads for the New Year.”
I write a little bit of everything - fiction, nonfiction, and sometimes even poetry. For twenty years I served on the English faculty at Nashville State Community College, where I taught composition, literature, and creative writing. I was editor of the literary magazine, Tetrahedra, for eight years, and it was one of the joys of my career to see student writers get their first opportunity to be published. I earned my B.S. in Education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and received my M.A. in English from Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, Tennessee. My home is Nashville, close to my two daughters and their families. I like to play tennis and play the piano. Tuesday nights, I meet with a writers group that I've been in for more years than I will say!