Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Mr. Tennis is a native Virginian, award-winning journalist, and acclaimed author. His books include Southwest Virginia Crossroads, Beach to Bluegrass, Haunts of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Highlands and others. (One of his collected ghost stories takes place right here in Cedar Bluff!) You can follow his work in the Bristol Herald Courier newspaper, and in numerous regional magazines.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Mr. Counts is a native of Washington County and a graduate of Patrick Henry High School. He holds a BA from Virginia Tech and MS from Radford University. A retired educator, Mr Counts is the author of five novels centered on life in Southwest Virginia. His philosophy concerning writing is to “be happy, not sappy.” His books have a quiet interweaving of his Christian faith but never preach or vilify. One finishes Mr. Counts’ books with a sense of being a little happier and little stronger for having read them....