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Charlene Edge at Maitland Writers’ Group

by Darlyn Finch Kuhn on March 24, 2017

Charlene Edge - author photo

Save the date, April 13, for Charlene Edge’s presentation at the Maitland Writers’ Group: “Open a Vein: How I Wrote and Published a Memoir.”  For details, visit:

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Tricia Booker at The Book Mark in Neptune Beach

by Darlyn Finch Kuhn on March 17, 2017

Tricia Booker

Tricia Booker launches “The Place of Peace and Crickets,” (Twisted Road Publications. $15.95) at the Book Mark, 220 1st Street, Neptune Beach, FL 32266, on Saturday, March 18, at 7 pm.  904-241-9026

When journalist Tricia Booker and her husband had trouble conceiving, they followed the well-worn footsteps of couples exploring in-vitro fertilization. Two years and  thousands of dollars later, they decided to have a long fulfilling life without children. Instead, they became immersed in the world of international adoption. Their first child, born in Vietnam, introduced them to a poor but loving orphanage where infants slept with their caretakers. Then came Guatemala, a beautiful, impoverished country where Booker’s two younger children lived in tiny cribs with little human interaction.  In candid, raw prose, Booker tells the story of her family, including her son’s diagnosis of Anxious-Attachment Disorder, the service dog she trained to help him, and her and her husband’s chaotic attempts to simplify their lives in order to heal their son.

The Place of Peace and Crickets

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Loose Lips: The March Edition

by Darlyn Finch Kuhn on March 7, 2017

lil indies


Tuesday, March 7th from 8-10 p.m. at:

Lil Indies

1036 N. Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803

Orlando’s newsiest reading series leaps into spring with a crackerjack cadre of local authors, giving us poetry and prose inspired by the headlines of February. Host Tod Caviness welcomes the following writers, provided their sense of humanity survives the constant air-raid siren of our current news cycle:

– Josh Dull
Darlyn Finch Kuhn
Trevor Fraser
Racquel Henry
John King


Your Scribbler intends to read from the Bigly Beautiful Book of What Women Want.

Don’t make me come get you!


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Diana Raab has a new website and a new book!

by Darlyn Finch Kuhn on February 28, 2017

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It’s time to enjoy Diana Raab’s new website (now), and get set for her new book, Writing for Bliss, which you can pre-order (in May).

Writing for Bliss

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