b2ap3 large BookEmI will be one of the writers at the 2016 Book Em Writers Conference and Book Fair at Robeson Community College in Lumberton, NC. I'll be joining a strong lineup that includes Shelby Stephenson, the North Carolina Poet Laureate; Curtis Aikens, the celebrity chef - who'll also be the headliner - Vik Rubenfeld, a well-known suspense writer for TV; and Malinda Maynor.


Come and join me at the event, which starts at 09:30 in the morning and runs until 4:30 in the afternoon. I'll be autographing copies of Mama Um Sweatin' at the event.