Category Archives: Writing

Getting back to “Normal”

What is normal anyway? As many have received vaccines, case counts decline, and we reach the end of Pandemic Lockdown, there’s talk of returning to normal. But what is normal? What constitutes normal for us is a series of routines … Continue reading

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Writers Connection Interviews Dr. Charles Johnson

Former professor of Creative Writing and National Book Award Winner, Dr. Charles Johnson has an impressive list of achievements. This spring Dr. Johnson’s work is featured with eight other black cartoonists in the anthology It’s Life as I See It: … Continue reading

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Book Lovers Night Out Discussion with Authors Susan Wiggs, Kevin O’Brien, Nancy Horan, George Shannon, and Wendy Hinman

Listen to a lively discussion about books and writing with authors Wendy Hinman, Susan Wiggs, Kevin O’Brien, George Shannon, and Nancy Horan here: https://youtu.be/0g-qZa_tEd0 #books #writing #NewYorkTimes #bestselling #authors

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Wendy Hinman @Book Lovers Night Out, Thursday February 18

https://www.bainbridgepubliclibrary.org/book-lovers-night-out.aspx Featuring George Shannon, a favorite children’s storyteller and librarian, will feature Wendy Hinman, who lived her swashbuckling tale Sea Trials: Around the World with Duct Tape and Bailing Wire; Nancy Horan, famed historical fiction author of Loving Frank and Under the Wide … Continue reading

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Attention Book Reviewers and Librarians NEW AUDIOBOOK FOR REVIEW

Tightwads on the Loose is now available for request via #Netgalley #TightwadsontheLoose https://www.netgalley.com/catalog/book/199247 Tightwads on the Loose tells the amusing story of Wendy and Garth, who set sail on an open-ended voyage, never imagining they’d be gone seven years or … Continue reading

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No excuses: Boatbuilding Under Quarantine

When you have dirty N95 masks, a goal, and time on your hands … In keeping with the saying “when life gives you lemons . . . ,” we need to make the best of the forced COVID-19 quarantine. Besides, … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman accepting the Readers Favorite Award

Wendy Hinman has won the Readers Favorite award for Sea Trials: Around the World with Duct Tape and Bailing Wire and Tightwads on the Loose: A Seven Year Pacific Odyssey. She accepted both awards during the Miami Book Fair. Read … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman’s seafaring tales featured among the classics

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Wendy Hinman Interviews with Robert Cocuzzo, Author of Road to San Donato

“The Road to San Donato by Robert Cocuzzo is a moving multi-generational American immigrant story. A powerful meditation on the complexities of war, refugee and immigrant experiences.” Wendy Hinman for Foreword Reviews (Read her full review in Foreword Reviews here.) … Continue reading

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Review of The Road to San Donato by Robert Cocuzzo

“The Road to San Donato by Robert Cocuzzo is a moving multi-generational American immigrant story. A powerful meditation on the complexities of war, refugee and immigrant experiences.” Wendy Hinman for Foreword Reviews Read the full review in Foreword Reviews here: … Continue reading

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