Here on Thanksgiving we celebrate everyone we know and all the things to be grateful. A.J. Jacobs went on a journey to tell people why he appreciated the cup of coffee he was drinking. It started as a way to tell someone thanks and it turned into a global journey of adventuring through the life of how coffee is made.
Traci Brimhall is a poet who's been published in the New York Times and in many other publications and presses over the years such as Poetry, Southern Illinois University Press, Ploughshares, Kenyon Review, and Slate. Her third book of poetry published by Copper Canyon Press called Saudade and talks of stories from her Brazilian mother.
Andi Eaton is a writer of an adventurous travelogue and author of book Wanderful: The Modern Bohemian's Guide to Traveling in Style coming out September 12, 2017.
It's always exciting to talk to writers who finally get their first book published. You can see the excitement in their faces. Jackie Viramontez is one of those people. She just got her book I Can't Believe I Dated Him: The Art of Knowing When to Break Up, When to Stay Single, and When You've Met the One. Her enthusiasm for life and relationships have given her the background to write about it.
I came across Shannon's site one afternoon and thought her stories were insightful and engaging. She writes from the heart and gives hopes to others with her writing. What struck me was that she's gone on a journey into pursuing her passions and found God in the mist of it all.