January 21, 2013 - 12:25pm
Novelist Karen Thompson Walker brings ‘The Age of Miracles’ to Carmichael’s
This is a book about our planet as the rotation slows. I’m going to have a lot to say here. Join Carmichael’s Bookstore as they host author Karen Thompson Walker this Wednesday, January 23rd, at 7pm for a reading of her book, ‘The Age of Miracles’.
Sometimes, when I’m sitting very still in the projection booth – let’s say I’m statuesque – I can feel the building breathing.  The rumble of some large truck down Main Street or an abusive wind, something strong and slicing, forces itself into the brick, the...
January 18, 2013 - 1:06pm
Katerina Stoykova-Klemer headlines poetry event at Carmichael’s
How long has it been since we’ve put on poetry pants? Too long? I think so. Join poet Katerina Stoykova-Klemer at Carmichael’s Bookstore this Sunday, January 20th, as she headlines a special reading and signing and shares her new collection, ‘The Porcupine of Mind’ at 4pm.
Once upon a time, I lived in a very nicely painted bubble.  Like a lot of the best bubbles on Earth, mine glistened in the light, metallic rainbows wormed on the surface and we were weightless together.  I practically had my own planet.  I was in love with my bubble.  The...
January 17, 2013 - 11:29am
Bestselling author, Leah Stewart, brings her latest novel to Carmichael’s
Join the fine folks at Carmichael’s Bookstore tonight, Thursday, January 17th, for a special reading and signing with author Leah Stewart honoring her new novel, ‘The History of Us’. Doors open at 7pm.
I once wrote the line “we never pass the same strangers twice on the street”.  Or something arranged like that.  It probably sounded more profound.  Especially with context.  But it happened once.  And it stuck with me through all these years and pops into my...
January 14, 2013 - 10:50pm
On April 21st a biochemical leak is going to force Louisville into a apocalyptic zombie outbreak. At the starting line, you'll come across a flipped tanker, the source of the toxic compound. After the first kilometer, you'll enter into a military-controlled apocalypse zone. Beware, this...
January 14, 2013 - 12:12pm
Bread? Yes. Lunch? Yes? Brunch? Oh heck yes.
 Any Louisville native knows that for the city’s best bread, one should march straight to Blue Dog Bakery and safely pick any of the day’s selection. Tucked away on charming tree lined section of Frankfort Avenue, Blue Dog is also a popular lunch destination; but better yet it...