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The publications below have links to CLIPS.  Drag the cursor to an underlined title and click. YES, some of the clips are old (been busy with books recently), but I like the full articles.

Minnesota Book Awards judge or facilitator for several years

MNSCBWI Mentoree

Finalist in Nonfiction six times, The Loft Mentor Series

McKnight Artist Fellowship in Children's Literature Honorable Mention

Minnesota State Arts Board grant recipient; allowed me to travel to Africa for research

Shabo Award participant with Marion Dane Bauer; The Loft

One of 7 finalists in the Memorists Collective Memoir Contest; MySpace

Selected for limited enrollment in "Write That Book" with Cheri Register; The Loft

Individual Artist Grant, Southwest Minnesota Arts and Humanities Council

Faribault Woolen Mill: Loomed in the Land of Lakes

This is in Mary Ann Grossman's "Get smarter with these new nonfiction offerings" in the Twin Cities' Pioneer Press; Grossman quoted one of my favorite lines in the book, too:

Faribault Woolen Mill: Loomed in the Land of Lakes

my interview on WCCO 4 News at Noon (CBS):


Watch (yes, watch) my interview on KDHL Radio:

       (fast forward to about 9:40)

Here's a post on the mill from a local reporting team:

Minnesota Monthly blog:


"On the Bookshelf," Faribault Daily News

Essays and Articles
"I Do':  Women Who Photograph Weddings," Rangefinder

"Going Forward:  A new endowment honors the late Jim Goff's unstoppable
     drive," Today

"Wild Blue Yonder," Letters to My Teacher, Adams Media

"Poetic Harmony," cover story on author Phil Bryant; Midwest Mix Magazine

"Deep Blue:  Spelunking in Faribault's Cheese Caves," Minnesota Monthly

"Grave Responsibility:  Andy 'Digger' Hager makes his living six feet under,"
     Minnesota Monthly

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