It’s been awhile since posting on my blog site, and I hope all are well. As I grow older, time disappears at a rapid rate. Fall flashed by and the next thing I know it’s the end of February. Where does all this time go? I’ve spent the winter revisiting my past. Not to recreate it, but to draw from it as I work on my next novel, Not Just My Mother’s Daughter. Writing this sequel to My Life as a Doormat is a labor of love. Spending hours within the archives of my memory, conjuring up recollections from a buried past is daunting. It is a bittersweet journey and the brick and mortar of my writing. (more…)
Calling all North Carolina doormats!
I’ll be at Barnes & Noble on October 15th. See below for details.
I’m so excited for my up-coming book event at Barnes & Noble in Asheville North Carolina on Saturday October 15th at 2:00PM, If you’re in the area please stop by and say hello!
Saturday, October 15th 2:00PM – 3:30PM
Barnes and Noble in Asheville Mall
3 South Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC 28805
Author Signing(Biography, Fiction, Humor)
“Please join us in welcoming author Rose Gardner who will be discussing and signing her book My Life as a Doormat. In this fictionalized biography, it is 1980 and naïve Rose has moved to New York to pursue her acting career. Anxious and uncertain, Rose must learn to stand up and speak for herself — the rallying cry of The Society for Recovering Doormats!”
In August I was interviewed on Between The Covers. I had a wonderful time on the half hour television show dedicated to interviewing authors. The episode airs on September 30th & October 1st. I’m very excited and hope you’ll tune in or click here to view on line – http://www.pbs.org/video/2365847545/
Between The Covers airs in West Palm Beach and all of South Florida on WXEL PBS, on Sept. 30th at 5:30 pm & Oct. 1st at 10.00 am.
Calling all Florida Doormats:
I’m very excited for my first TV interview! If you live in Florida, or are in the area, please come be a part of the studio audience during the taping. See poster below for details then call 561-536-1687 to RSVP.
My book event at Barnes and Noble on the upper west side of NYC was the perfect way to conclude the spring northeast book tour of My Life as a Doormat. Many thanks to all who attended.
I loved bringing My Life as a Doormat to the Northeast! Thanks to all who came out to my book signings in New Jersey. The Garden State rocks!
Calling all Florida Doormats! Below is my winter book- signing schedule for My Life as a Doormat. If you’re in the hood, please stop by and say ‘hi’.
Love, Rose Gardner
Many thanks to all who stopped by my book signing on Saturday, June 27th. It was a great day, and I met some wonderful people. The staff at Barnes & Noble was awesome, and I thank them so much for their assistance.