Before you say anything, the answer is yes, I know I’ve been the absent blogger these days. And yes I do miss not only my blog and its followers, but also catching up with my new blog buddies and commenting on them on a regular basis. Life is very busy – good busy – and keeping up with blogging and writing has been a challenge. Excuses, excuses.Therefore I hereby commit to providing blog updates every Sunday at a minimum, so please stay tuned and don’t forget about pattytmitchell! I am looking forward to getting back in the saddle, and interacting more with all of the great writers out there that I have come to know and admire.
For local folks, I have a few events coming up where I will be promoting “A Girl From the Hill“ and offering copies for sale and signing.
- October 23rd 6PM - Barnes and Noble in Smithfield, RI. I am absolutely thrilled about participating in their Local Authors Night. Some other area authors will be there too, so if you can stop by to say hello, we all could use the support! http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/event/4611236
- November 19th at 6:30PM - I will be at Marion Mohr Library in Johnston, RI for a reading and book signing. I believe they are having a genealogy and Italian Heritage series during that week, so check out their site for more events if you’re interested. http://www.mohrlibrary.org/images/programs/mitchell.pdf
I’m trying to drum up a few more appearances in the coming months, so I’ll keep you posted. Bad pun, sorry. (Inserting Shameless Plug Here) Just remember that ‘A Girl From the Hill’ makes a great gift, on Thanksgiving for a special family member, or for Christmas. Whether you are Italian American or not, everyone has or at least knows a Mom. Or two …