NWS Author Next Door Spotlight: Valerie Himick

NWS Author Next Door Spotlight: Valerie Himick

Valerie Himick – a voracious reader and a writer with stories constantly in her head – as well as a person who is inspired and awed by the beauty of northern Michigan. When Valerie Himick was in high school at Bay City Central, she was involved in the production of a...

Celebrate National Poetry with Fleda Brown

Brown will host a conversation about the state of poetry, what’s up with poetry these days, what’s a “good” poem, not a “good” poem, what the heck poetry IS anyhow. Tuesday, April 22 at the Woodmere Library in TC at 7:00 pm You can...
Fleda Brown Poetry Night

Fleda Brown Poetry Night

Nationally recognized poet Fleda Brown reads from her work and discusses fundamental questions we all have about poetry: What is a poem? What makes a poem good or bad Why is poetry important? How different is the poetry publishing industry? Poet Laureate of Delaware...
Up North Bookstores: McLean & Eakin Booksellers

Up North Bookstores: McLean & Eakin Booksellers

McLean & Eakin Booksellers 307 E. Lake Street Petoskey, MI 49770 231-347-1180 books@mcleanandeakin.com mcleanandeakin.com Owners: Jessilynn and Matt Norcross Hours: 9am – 8pm Mon-Sat 10am-5pm Sunday A customer at McLean and Eakin Booksellers in Petoskey once said...
NWS Author Next Door Spotlight: Susan Newhof

NWS Author Next Door Spotlight: Susan Newhof

Susan Newhof –an author, consultant and teacher, who has been writing since she was old enough to hold a pencil. She is also passionate about animals and helping people communicate effectively. Newhof was born and raised in Grand Rapids, MI and remembers writing poems...