“What a wonderful book is Dan Wakefield’s The Story of Your Life. It will help many people to write their own spiritual autobiographies . . . And I suspect that many readers are going to want to take one of Wakefield’s workshops in writing your spiritual autobiorgaphy.
- Madeline L’Engle, author of A Wrinkle in Time
Monday, November 9, 2015
Who would have dreamed that one of the brightest lights of Southern literature and a California writer of hard-boiled detective novels would become fast friends and establish a loving relationship for the rest of their lives? That’s what happened when Eudora Welty, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, and Ross Macdonald, winner of multiple Edgar awards for best mystery novel and a Grand Master of Mystery Writing, accidentally met at The Algonquin Hotel after exchanging fan letters for their books. They regretted they lived so far apart – she in Jackson, Mississippi, and he in Santa Barbara, California. Macdonald wrote...
Be kind; for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle.
– Philo of Alexandria
- Saturday, Nov. 28 - Interview by Nelson Price on "Hoosier History Live"
- Thursday, Dec. 3 @ 5:30pm - 8:30pm - Party for Under The Apple Tree at The Benton House, Irvington (sponsored by Bookmamas), with Dan speaking and signing books, and featuring music by The Sophie Faught Trio!