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Comment Archives: stories: Books

Re: “Author Fest makes reading a community event

I was planning to attend Author Fest until I read this article. Colorado is home to dozens of accomplished writers. Writers who publish books in hardcover. Writers who are taken seriously enough to have their books reviewed in respected print and online publications. Writers who can discuss their practice of a finely tuned craft.

This article suggests Author Fest is focused on cheerleading, and on featuring writers within a certain clique. Many aspiring writers want to know how to write and publish with excellence, not just how to bulldoze one's way into the publishing world.

Posted by ManitouMike on 10/03/2010 at 9:20 PM

Re: “Devil in the details

'Good on ya' for standing up to writers who would contort history, and for making historic journalism entertaining.

Mark Fitzgerald (from the Australian outback)

Posted by doesn't have one? on 02/04/2010 at 7:48 AM

Re: “Putting out the welcome mat

Ms. Brice,
Thanks for your blogspot--a funny-wonderful idea. A writer friend sent me to it. Congratulations on the Lifetime movie--I'll be looking for it, and your novels.

Posted by ojm on 10/30/2009 at 7:45 AM

Re: “Force of nature

I can't wait to meet Homer Hickam! I have all his books. I especially like his four memoirs and his "Josh Thurlow" adventure novels.

Posted by Suzanne44 on 10/22/2009 at 4:57 PM

Re: “Chasing your tale

Thanks for doing the story Jill!

Posted by Raymartinez on 09/24/2009 at 10:30 PM

Re: “Moody Blues

Thanks for the heads-up on this. I just made the correction to our 2000 archives. - Jill Thomas

Posted by Jill Thomas on 07/22/2009 at 1:34 PM

Re: “Moody Blues

I think this book is called "Swimming Sweet Arrow." At least that's what it says on the cover.

Posted by mulesrule on 07/16/2009 at 9:52 PM

Re: “I'll be dead for Christmas

As an author who has had the honor of meeting Ms. Harris at a conference, I have to add that she is as personable, delightful, and friendly in person as she is in interviews. Thank you for featuring her. Happy reading!

Posted by debstover on 12/21/2008 at 11:02 AM

Re: “To be, or not

woohoo! go mandabach! jawsh wuz here ----->o

Posted by JAWSH on 06/03/2008 at 5:54 PM

Re: “Writing with hope

I've never read any of Deborah Stover books, but if someone will send them to me in China, I will, and include in our English Library. Above and beyond her books, I appreciate her social consciousness! We are all faced with the trials and tribulations that life presents. Some wither, some blossom. She has blossomed! Congratulations, Deborah! Hutch in China

Posted by Dragon on 12/01/2007 at 5:16 PM

Re: “Writing with hope

You're a strong woman, Deb, not only to persevere through the trials you've endured, but also for having such a large heart to open your life to children with special needs. Kudos to you, Deb. In a world where heros and heroines are few and far between, I consider you a true heroine.

Posted by Liz Kreger on 11/26/2007 at 8:10 AM

Re: “Writing with hope

Deb Stover's books deserve their Award Winning category. I also know she's an amazing lady. Thanks for putting her in the spotlight.

Posted by therese on 11/22/2007 at 1:10 AM

Re: “Writing with hope

Deb Stover is a perfect example of a woman who has chosen a hard road and travelled it successfuly. Bless her and her children

Posted by Sharon on 11/21/2007 at 10:00 PM

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