So we’ve pretty much got my book tour set for January and early February…please come out and see me! There’s nothing worse than talking to a bunch of empty chairs. Tour Events List COME IN AND COVER ME   Birmingham, AL Thursday, January 12 – 7:00 PM Barnes & Noble at theSummitShopping Center 201 Summit…

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Looking ahead to Thanksgiving, I thought of this essay I wrote for Southern Living a few years ago. They cut it down to about half this length, but I still like the whole thing. And I think I may try to make a strawberry pie this week. Unsolved Recipes By Gin Phillips  I loved my…

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I was on my way out of Walmart the other day when the cashier asked me what I did for a living. (I was buying notebooks, so she thought I might be a teacher.) The conversation followed the pretty predictable pattern it follows whenever someone asks me what I do: I say I’m a writer.…

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