Best-selling author and longtime freelance writer Michael Perry will share a humorous, frank, off-beat look at writing for a living in "flyover" America. Using a tractor to save unsold books from the dreaded "pulping" machine? Editing with scissors? Poison ivy as a writing prompt? Deriving inspiration from the health insurance premium? Explaining to your brother the logger that you are a "really fast typer"? Known for his entertaining readings and live performances, Perry will also speak to the quiet joy that draws us to reading and writing in the first place.
|Where:||Arizona Daily Star Tent (Seats 250) |
|When:||Sat, Mar 2, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - Arizona Daily Star Store (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction|
Michael Perry is a New York Times best-selling author, humorist, playwright and radio show host from rural Wisconsin. His works include the memoirs "Population 485," “Montaigne in Barn Boots: An Amateur Ambles Through Philosophy,” "Truck: A Love Story," and novel "The Jesus Cow....