I’m tickled with how this discussion begins; the reader admitting she was assigned my book in grad school and “I didn’t enjoy it.” Then another story unfolds… I’ve been doing this for decades and continue to be caught off guard by how kind, thoughtful, and reflective readers can be, and how they give authors their…View post
Mom faithfully trucked us to and from the Chetek library. I met my wife in the Fall Creek library. And one day back in the late 1980s when I realized I wanted to be a writer but didn’t know where to begin, I went to the Library in Eau Claire and checked out my first…View post
I can write about autumnal leaves or the harvest of squash and pumpkins stacked down there in the shed or all our canned tomatoes, and I can write about art and song and literature, but also at the end of the day one of our little family businesses is me trying to sell things I…View post
We have done this THOUSANDS of times, and it is still the best thing ever. This is where the gratitude grows. Thank you. Seven events in the next nine days. Please visit the EVENTS page at SneezingCow.com and please consider signing up for the mailing list. It’s how we power the little machine.
Gratitude for the way folks you only meet for a short hour or two spend weeks preparing, in this case so the library was overflowing, even though THE PACKERS WERE PLAYING. Thank you, Cumberland.