Santa Rosa - Meet and Greet 1:30 to 3:30 pm
Henry Tuttle: The Boy Who Ran to Glory by Waights Taylor Jr. - Henry Tuttle: The Boy Who Ran to Glory stretches over fifty years. Partly sports, mystery, fantasy, and coming of age, Henry must overcome bullies, a troubled friend, a courtroom trial, an attempted murder, and a forest fire to achieve his dream..
Author info: Waights Taylor Jr., a resident of Santa Rosa, has written five books, starting with a non-fiction book: the award-winning Our Southern Home: Scottsboro to Montgomery to Birmingham—The Transformation of the South in the Twentieth Century (2011). A murder mystery trilogy followed: the award-winning Kiss of Salvation (2014), Touch of Redemption (2016), and the award winning Heed the Apocalypse (2017). Henry Tuttle: The Boy Who Ran to Glory is Taylor’s first young adult novel.
The Path Worn by Love by Timothy Nonn - How does one visualize a poem to be—by thought, sight, intuition, the senses? Timothy Nonn uses all these but eyesight, as he is blind. Yet, his poetry reveals insights, sounds, and thoughts as he leads us on The Path Worn by Love.
Author info: Timothy Nonn lives in Rohnert Park. He has a Masters of Divinity from San Francisco Theological Seminary and a doctorate in ethics from the Graduate Theological Union. He worked as an organizer for several decades in global human rights movements. In the 1980s, he was a lead organizer in the Sanctuary Movement, which provided safe haven for hundreds of refugees fleeing civil wars and persecution in Central America. From 2004 to 2008, he was a national organizer for the movement to end the genocide in Darfur, Sudan.