Would your group like to hear about our novels or our journey to publication? We might be available for a public appearance. Click on the contact page to e-mail us. 

Book Clubs, Quilting Groups, and Preservation Societies may want to schedule a speaking engagement. Melinda will happily tell you about Grow Old With Me and The Quilt Barn Trails.

Phil can share insight into rural Appalachia or the spiritual parables he’s gleaned from Gristmills. 


 Old Hampton Store

Our books are now available (signed, of course) at the Old Hampton Store & Barbeque, on Ruffin Street in Linville, NC.  Come get a tasty plate of barbeque, browse the store for interesting gifts and souvenirs, and check out the art gallery next door. You might find a treasure.



Thursday, September 18, 2014.  5-7pm

BOOK SIGNING!  The Roddy Library in Dayton has invited both Phil & me to sign our books. Come see us on Thursday, September 18, from 5 – 7pm at the Library on 1st Street in Dayton.



Friday, February 10, 2012

Needle and Thread Quilt Shop Under the Clock Tower in Statesville, NC

Melinda will sign “Grow Old With Me” as the store celebrates a Relocation Grand Reopening.


March 7, 2012

“Grow Old With Me” becomes a #1 Amazon eBook Best Seller in the Religious Fiction Romance Category. Inspired Reads features it as a deal of the day. 


April 10, 2012

Chattanooga Writers Guild and Friends of the Library

Melinda, and other area writers, read from their books at the Chattanooga Downtown Public Library.



May 2012

 Radio Interview on 88.1 WUTC (Air Date to be Announced – Stay Tuned)

Melinda chats with Mike Miller about her ebook and self publication success.


June 2012

“Grow Old With Me” remains an Amazon top 100 eBook best seller in the Religious Fiction Romance category.


June 21-22, 2012

Kappa Kappa Iota National Educators Convention at the Sheraton Read House in Chattanooga, TN 

Melinda hosts a Power Point Workshop “Quilt Barn Trails – Their Influence on Her Writing”  She will teach a Water Aerobics Class in the pool on Thursday.

Book Signing Hours:Thursday June 21- 1:00pm to 5:00pm      and     Friday June 22 – 1:00pm to 6:00pm





























































































































































Go to my contact Page and drop us an e-mail to schedule your Event.

 Old Hampton Store

Dayton Library