Interview with Artist Katie Neeley of the KD Neeley Gallery in Downtown Albuquerque – Part 2

In part two of the series, artist and former Marine KD Neeley describes how she rose from the ashes to open her own art gallery in downtown Albuquerque and organize fundraisers to help her fellow service men and women. … More Interview with Artist Katie Neeley of the KD Neeley Gallery in Downtown Albuquerque – Part 2

Shannon’s Reading List: Brown Girl Dreaming, Bad Feminist, and Always and Forever, Lara Jean

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson I read this book in preparation for the author’s visit to Albuquerque for a public library fundraising event. It’s a multi-award winning memoir written in verse style, which I had to get used to. But after a few pages I was devouring chunks in one sitting. If I were … More Shannon’s Reading List: Brown Girl Dreaming, Bad Feminist, and Always and Forever, Lara Jean

Shannon’s Reading List: Is It Really Already Spring 2017?

I’m so behind on updating my Goodreads list. I know this because I keep getting prompts from the 2017 Reading Challenge – “You’re 5 books behind schedule! Do you need a boost? A pep talk? A life line?” I actually have read some books over the past three months. I just had yet to collect my thoughts. … More Shannon’s Reading List: Is It Really Already Spring 2017?