Tag: Mobile

Release Day for STEAM ME UP, RAWLEY + Giveaway!

Release Day for STEAM ME UP, RAWLEY + Giveaway!

Note: Stay tuned to the end for a giveaway! To all outward appearances today, as I put out my second full-length novel, this is me at the start of this GIF, trying to be all cool and stuff, and then at the end, that’s me […]

Book Monday: SHRAPNEL by Stephanie Lawton – Excerpt

Book Monday: SHRAPNEL by Stephanie Lawton – Excerpt

Shrapnel by Stephanie Lawton Publisher: Evernight TEEN (January 17, 2013) I’m so excited to host my friend Stephanie for her blog tour of her new YA release, SHRAPNEL. I don’t know if she remembers this, but we first “met” on Twitter over this book in the […]

It’s Carnival Time!

It’s Carnival Time!

Unless you’ve had reason to be in Mobile at some point in your life, or have ever met a Mobilian, you probably don’t know that Mobile is home to the original Mardi Gras celebration in America, fifteen years before New Orleans was even a twinkle […]

New Southern cookbook by Eugene Walter now on sale!

New Southern cookbook by Eugene Walter now on sale!

Eugene Walter was a true Mobilian, zany and infused with joie de vivre. He passed away in 1998 and so we thought there wouldn’t be another Eugene offering. But today, his new book goes on sale nationwide, The Happy Table of Eugene Walter: Southern Spirits […]

Is it possible you’re showing when you should be telling?

Is it possible you’re showing when you should be telling?

Last night I shared a couple beers and an awesome burger (best burgers in town, can I get an Amen?) at a local watering hole in Mobile, Callaghan’s Irish Social Club, with a fellow emerging writer.  Above the sound of a local music duo, we talked about the […]