Every year, in Decatur, Georgia, there’s an awesome event: the Decatur Book Festival. Basically, a ginormous festival for a weekend where they round up all the authors and booksellers and book-related peoples, advertise to all your nerds, and have fun. Last year, I went for the first time, and got to listen to Leigh Bardugo speak (she was super funny!). This year, Becky Albertalli (Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda), Adam Silvera (More Happy Than Not), David Arnold (Mosquitoland), and Andrew Smith (Grasshopper Jungle and a lot more) were all going to be doing a Saturday talk, so DUH, I had to go. (WERE ANY OF Y’ALL THERE???)
Last week, on Thursday, my family went to take a three-day trip up to Kentucky. We have some family up there, so it was nice to get to see them! I took some more photos for another Adventure post, of course. 🙂
So while I was on my crazy-long hiatus, my family and I took a weekend trip up to Durham, North Carolina! It’s where Duke University is located, and it’s a part of three “tri-cities” (I guess?)- Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill. Anyway, during the summer it’s a completely empty little college town, so we got to see everything! The Botanical Gardens One of the things … Continue reading Durham, North Carolina!