Fiction Workshop, Mildred Haun Conference, Online

Fiction Workshop, Mildred Haun Conference, Online

In February, I’m honored and excited to announce that I will be leading a Fiction Writing Workshop for the Mildred Haun Conference. The Conference started 12 years ago and is “an attempt to explore and define Appalachian literature and culture for ourselves and for...
Speedway in Lights

Speedway in Lights

It’s that merry time of year again, and Russ and I decided to make a date to go to the Speedway in Lights after dinner at the Mad Greek (which doesn’t sound like a very happy place, but is quite delicious and has killer calzones). For those of you unfamiliar with...
Write On!

Write On!

I’m going to be honest: blogging is difficult for me. I’d much rather just do a Facebook post than to write something newsy for my website. And then to try to match it up with a picture just about wears me out, because it has to be a horizontal photograph that seems...
Heroes

Heroes

This past Saturday, Russ and I started the day early, arriving to our local polling place for early voting around 8:15 a.m. There was already a line and the doors were to open at 9:00 a.m. It had rained earlier, and the sun peeked out from behind the clouds in...
Duran Duran Collection

Duran Duran Collection

My name is Chrissie Anderson Peters and I’m a Duranie. There is no 12-step program for us. I’ve looked from time to time, ‘cos heaven knows it isn’t easy or cheap to be dedicated to this band!