Pleased to announce that two of my submissions were finalists in the William Wisdom William Faulkner Writing Competition sponsored by Pirates Alley Faulkner Society, New Orleans. HARMONY’S PEACE & JOY, my current novel-in-progress, was a finalist in that category, and
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE who voted for SALUTING THE SUN for Readers Choice. We had more than 80 votes, the most in my category I think (General Fiction). The winner was in the Literary Fiction category, a novel by a
Foreword Reviews just named SALUTING THE SUN one of 16 finalists for their INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards. (Winner announced in June.) A total of 1500 entrants, so pretty cool. If you haven’t read WARMING UP or SALUTING THE SUN,
The Judge in the Writers Digest Self-Published Book Contest had this to say about SALUTING THE SUN. Very nice review; unfortunately, we didn’t place in the top ten. “Mary Hutchings Reed’s SALUTING THE SUN’s best feature is that it has
Happy to report that a novella, The Jane (excerpted from my draft novel Womb) has been short-listed for the William Wisdom-William Faulkner Prize for a Novella. In addition, my current novel-in-progress, Harmony’s Peace & Joy has been shortlisted in that
Looking forward to speaking at Chicago Writers Conference on September 26 at 3 pm. My session is a “small session” where participants can “ask a lawyer anything.” I attended CWC last year and was impressed by the high quality of the
I’m so pleased to be one of five writers to read at Waterline Writers on September 20, when the group kicks off its 2015-2016 season of monthly reading events.
LAF’s Facebook Page now features 72 pictures from the annual luncheon. Hands raised to celebrate raising an extra $10,000 in ten minutes!
Episode 163 of Library Life features an interview with me at “my mother’s library,” Mt. Prospect Public Library, on my novels and becoming a writer.
April 20 is the “official” launch of Saluting the Sun, but it is available now in paperback (in addition to previously released electronic version). Click through from my site, or go to amazon.com (use your smile account!). 10% of my