February 21, 2013 - 4:59pm
Last day: Over a dozen free Ebooks from local company Blackwyrm Publishing
You can download over a dozen free E-books from Blackwyrm Publishing until midnight (links for download included).
Louisville's own Blackwyrm Publishing is offering over a dozen free Ebooks through midnight tonight that can be downloaded from Amazon.com. Despite common misconception, you do not have to have a kindle to read the books. After you click to download the title, you are given the option to read...
February 21, 2013 - 12:32pm
Historian Earl J. Hess brings ‘The Civil War in the West’ to The Filson
Forget cowboys – find out how the west was won for real. Join historian Earl J. Hess tonight, Thursday, February 21st, at 6pm as he discusses the logistics of the Civil War’s Western theater at The Filson Historical Society.
There should be an impressive mustache.  Something like an animal pelt there above the mouth.  Majestic.  Lush like a walrus. The mustache is the sidekick.  The amigo.  The drawn gun cocked and quivering above the lip.  It bristles like a werewolf when threatened....
February 20, 2013 - 3:53pm
On Thursday, April 25th at 7 PM, Carmichael's welcomes Louisville's own Edward Lee for a signing of his new cookbook "Smoke & Pickles : Recipes from a Southern Kitchen." Lee is owner of 610 Magnolia and is a three-time James Beard semifinalist for Best Chef: Southeast. He...
February 20, 2013 - 1:44pm
Award-winning Journalist Jonathan Katz brings the story of Haiti to Carmichael’s
A Louisvillian and witness to the devastating 2010 earthquake, award-winning journalist Jonathan Katz relays the aftermath in his new book, The Big Truck That Went By. Join him tomorrow, Thursday, February 21st for a special reading and signing at Carmichael’s.
My brain had a string around my neck.  Like a choker chain.  And when that moment came – I was asleep, you see – it pulled hard.  Harder.  Hardest.  And my eyes snapped open.  Trigger pulled.  Flick up the shades; pupils wide in the dark.  I...
February 15, 2013 - 12:51pm
Dr. Glynis Ridley unravels the creation of ‘Pride & Prejudice’ with the Jane Aus
Writing is difficult. I’m sweating right now. Curious to know how the famous novel came to be? Join Dr. Glynis Ridley and the Jane Austen Society this Sunday, February 17th at 2pm at Locust Grove and hear the story.
I never turn on the light.  A bright room turns the windows into mirrors, and then I must look at myself with the alien blue halo over my face as I sit at the computer.  Sucked into the computer.  Merging cyborg love – painful – with the computer.  Because I am...