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Getting the Word Out

It’s a start. Good time at the local library last week. It turned out not to be a reading, but a panel discussion by three debut novelists. 464 more words

2015 Winners Announced!

The author judges have completed the second round of judging.  The results are in, and the winners have been notified by mail.  Each winner will be recognized at the… 859 more words

Louisiana Writes!

Write. Draw. Poetry

The weekend was absolutely beautiful for a trip to the capital city of Baton Rouge for the annual Louisiana Book Festival. The sky was clear, the air was cool, and the sun was bright. 269 more words


2014 LA Writes Winners Announced!

LA Writes! is proud to announce this year’s winners. Each of these students will be honored at an awards ceremony at the State Museum at 9:00 AM on Nov. 618 more words

Louisiana Writes!

Megan Writes ... a guest post of sorts

Woo-Hoo! Not only are we celebrating a Sweet Sixteen birthday today, but now we have double reason to eat some cake.  My step-daughter Megan just got some amazing news. 940 more words


Faulkner and Friends

I met Vicki Salloum at the 2012 Louisiana Book Festival held annually at the State Capital in Baton Rouge. Whenever possible I help authors promote their books. 3,094 more words

Teena Myers

Bless Your Heart: An Epilogue

I got my first negative blog comment. While I was initially annoyed, I soon got a tiny bit excited. I’ve been told trolls and negativity comes with the territory. 676 more words