May 29, 2013 - 1:28pm
Novelist Jill McCorkle brings new ‘Life’ to Carmichael’s
That was a bad pun. Sorry. You should swing by Carmichael’s tonight anyway as author Jill McCorkle shares her latest release, ‘Life After Life’ for a special reading and signing starting at 7pm.
Subject: Life.  The subject here is Life.  Where could I even start?  Do we begin in the grass?  Should I get lost somewhere in the concept of “Grass”?  Ok:
May 10, 2013 - 1:03pm
Kentuckian Bobbie Smith Bryant shares recipes and family recollections at Carmic
With the release of her new cookbook, ‘Passions of the Black Patch: Cooking and Quilting in Western Kentucky’, Bobbie Smith Bryant will impart dose of good dishes with a dash of good memories. Join her tomorrow, Saturday, May 11th, at Carmichael’s at 7pm.
It was not long ago that I didn’t know where I came from. 
May 1, 2013 - 1:57pm
Carmichael’s ‘Cooks’ up a special evening tonight with Michael Pollan
With his latest book, ‘Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation’, fresh off the press, bestselling author Michael Pollan comes to the Clifton Center tonight for a special interview with Wendell Berry.
I learned last week that you cannot eat soybean pods.  Or…do not?  Should not?  I’m still not entirely clear if this is a biological or purely social f
April 24, 2013 - 3:22pm
Author Lee Sandlin explores the history behind the first storm-chasers at Carmic
‘Tis the season for skies that break open. Join author Lee Sandlin for a special reading and signing of his new book, ‘Storm Kings: The Untold Story of America’s First Tornado Chasers’ tonight at Carmichael’s Bookstore starting at 7pm.
I remember last summer a stretch of days that stretched themselves so long and so tight with hot, hot heat that they dried up, became brittle and crumbled into sand.  And Louisville became a d
April 23, 2013 - 4:28pm
Get Book Bombed: Carmichael’s celebrates tonight’s 2nd annual World Book Night
With this year’s volunteers hitting the streets tonight starting at 5pm, be on the lookout for the Carmichael’s crew as strangers offer strangers the best gift: free books. April 23rd, 2013 is so totally World Book Night.
I once bought a bouquet of sunflowers with my (ex)husband.  Stems like fuzzy celery.  Sturdy.  These are not stems, these are “stalks”.  We bought sunflowers –