• Join us for the second annual Book Festival organized by the Bluegrass Writers Coalition. Created to bring together and showcase the writing talent throughout Kentucky, this festival has everything you desire…supernatural, romance, poetry, history, picture books and more. Join us for talks, workshops, and tons of enjoyment for the winter to come. And nothing makes […]

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  • The Bluegrass Writers Coalition is hosting a reading of member’s works at this free event. I’ll be reading from Prohibition in Bardstown: Bourbon, Bootlegging and Saloons chapter on Unintended Consequences…those things that no one intended or foresaw when the Volstead Act was passed, throwing Kentucky into an economic tailspin.

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  • Join me and a host of other authors at the Heartland Book Festival. Great information, informative and fun conversations, and you’ll be shocked at the variety of interests represented! Friday is Children’s Day, where I’ll have gardening activities for the kiddos as well as signing Leira Clara’s Flowers. Each book purchase comes with a packet of […]

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  • The Bluegrass Writers Coalition is made up of writers and authors from Central Kentucky coming together to encourage and discuss the business of writing.

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  • Join me at the Lexington Farmers Market downtown as I talk about and sign my books as one of the Homegrown Authors on Saturday, June 24 from 8am-2pm to pick up a copy of Prohibition in Bardstown: Bourbon, Bootlegging and Saloons or my new picture book Leira Clara’s Flowers. Each picture book comes with a packet of […]

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  • Create a veritable feast in your backyard for birds, bees and butterflies by planting native (what exactly does that mean, anyway) plants that they can house their young and feed themselves with throughout the year…even during the winter!

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  • GreenFest is the one-stop shop to learn about and celebrate sustainable living in the Bluegrass! Learn from local experts during workshops from 10-3PM, shop and support eco-friendly vendors, enjoy lunch from local food trucks, explore Habitat Earth during two showings at the planetarium, connect with community resources at educational booths with information about environmental opportunities, […]

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  • Come learn about natives and pollinators as students from age 6-12 revitalize and replant a native habitat at Tates Creek Library. Plant sunflowers, zinnias, milkweed and more in a raised bed that you can visit throughout the summer and journal about the caterpillars, butterflies, moths and other insects your plantings have helped support. Registration begins […]

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  • The 25th Jeanne Penn Lane Celebration of Kentucky Writers will feature writers from many disciplines, all with a Kentucky connection. Authors will be reading from original works, and will hold book signings. Chad Horn will open and close this event. Readers include Ruth Rogers, Doris Settles, Darlene Campbell, Chris Helvey, Virgil Hayes, Ginny Smith, Maurice […]

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  • The 25th Jeanne Penn Lane Celebration of Kentucky Writers will feature writers from many disciplines, all with a Kentucky connection. Authors will be reading from original works, and will hold book signings. Chad Horn will open and close this event. Readers include Ruth Rogers, Doris Settles, Darlene Campbell, Chris Helvey, Virgil Hayes, Ginny Smith, Maurice […]

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