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Sometimes the gods are against you – and a note on Na-No-Wri-Mo

Sometimes it seems even God doesn’t want you to sell books, or Mother Nature or whoever.

The Louisiana Book Festival was Saturday. It’s a pretty big deal in the world Louisiana letters – usually draws crowds in excess of 20,000 book lovers who spread out over Capitol Park in Baton Rouge (or as I like to call it, Red Stick.) Big pavilion-style tents filled with publisher’s displays fill one side of the park, along with tables spread across the park with authors and literary groups hawking their wares. 764 more words

2015 Louisiana Book Festival

The 2015 Louisiana Book Festival is Oct. 31, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, in downtown Baton Rouge at the State Library of Louisiana, the State Capitol, the Capitol Park Museum and nearby locations. 67 more words

Baton Rouge Events Calendar

Give Thanks

Today, I am with two of my children at the Louisiana Book Festival.

My son Joel won 1st place in the state high school non-fiction writing contest, and my daughter Megan won 3rd place (for the second year running) in the Jr. 58 more words


Schedule for La Book Festival!

The Louisiana Book Festival is right around the corner, and that means so is my book panel!

This year I am going to be on a… 64 more words


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