In our inaugural show, Ed and I were pleased to welcome Bobby Arellano, writer, professor and recipient of the 2014 Oregon Literary Fellowship.
Some of the events announced during the show were:
- Willamette Writers Conference
- Ashland Book and Author Fair
- Bouchercon 2014
- Friday Words and Wine (3rd or 4th Friday of the month) with Molly Best Tinsley, Broken Angels, Aug. 22
- Barking Moon Farm in the Applegate is hosting a benefit reading with a lineup of 14 writers on August 16th -- including Angela Decker, Steve Dieffenbacher, Joan Peterson, Melissa Matthewson, and Craig Wright -- reading short selections from their work. All proceeds will go to Rogue Advocates, a local organization dedicated to preserving open space and productive farmland.
- The Mail Tribune in Medford, Oregon, finished first in General Excellence and won 29 other awards in the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association's 2014 contest.The Mail Tribune's sister publication, the Ashland Daily Tidings, claimed eight awards in the daily division of 10,000 circulation or less.