BOOK TOUR JOURNAL 13
I have left Albuquerque, and as I type this, I’ve completed the second leg of my drive to British Columbia. I’m sitting in the shade of an oleander hedge, enjoying the light breeze in 75º sunshine in Kingman, AZ, after starting out in fog and 39º weather in Holbrook, AZ, this morning.
My last two events in Albuquerque were great successes, both in numbers and in conversations. For an English major, I’m not at all bad at math, but I am not good at estimating lengths (beyond a couple of yards), distances, or numbers. Taking a stab at the Book Forum numbers—the joint event with UNM sociology professor Rich Wood—I’d say we had an audience of about Read More