Archive for the ‘Travels’ Category

Incredible Stories From the Tucson Festival of Books!

March 15th, 2017 by Nancy 0

@TFOB with authors @Nancy_A @NathaliaHolt talking #space, #gender, #storytelling. Happy to see so many book lovers! pic.twitter.com/rtB3VOTfES — Julian Guthrie (@JulianGuthrie) March 12, 2017 Although I’m still a bit groggy after taking a red-eye flight home, I’ve been completely energized by my experiences this past weekend at the Tucson Festival of Books. What an amazing […]

Heading out for the Tucson Festival of Books

March 9th, 2017 by Nancy 0

I am absolutely excited to be participating in the 2017 Tucson Festival of Books at the University of Arizona on March 11 and 12! This will be my first time attending such an event and I’ll be joining 350 other authors who will be presenting panel sessions and discussions about their books. If you’ll be […]

The Day the Music Died

February 3rd, 2012 by Nancy 1

I often drive through Iowa, and have taken the opportunity to see a couple of unusual sights in the state. I previously wrote about seeing the Field of Dreams movie site, and I had also heard there was a small memorial near Clear Lake, Iowa at the site of where young rock stars Buddy Holly, […]

Astronomy Photographer of the Year and the Royal Observatory in Greenwich (I was there!)

October 6th, 2010 by Nancy 1

As I wrote in a recent article on Universe Today: “The Royal Observatory Greenwich in the UK was the perfect setting to announce the winners of this year’s Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, and I was privileged to be in attendance at the ceremony…” Yes, I was really in London and was invited to […]