First Friday: The Rest of the Story

500 Block of Union Avenue, First Friday, June 2011 To be fair to all the people and businesses who planned something special last Friday, I should probably call this post, “A Tiny Bit of the Rest of the Story.” I never made it to the 100 Block where I know there were art openings, or into […]

Odd and End Shoutouts

A great friend of mine from the area, Judy DiGregorio, as warm and funny a person as you’d ever want to meet, early this year released a recording of her reading her humorous memories and observations was released called Jest Judy. The CD contains sort of a “best of” tour of her books Life Among the […]

Pamela Schoenewaldt reads from her new novel "When We were Strangers"

Pamela Schoenewaldt spoke to a full house at the Laurel Theater, reading from her novel, When We Were Strangers, released just last week by Harper Collins. Already it is garnering positive reviews from such sources as Publisher’s Weekly and Booklist and is moving rapidly up the sales charts on Amazon. A recent review in the Knoxville News […]