This is leisure

Posted: August 24, 2017 by Jollymore in Uncategorized

What does an author do when he’s not writing or promoting? Read the rest of this entry »

I’m lingering in Duluth. The eclispe-that-never-happened is on no one’s mind here though the echo of the librarian’s microphoned voice has barely dissipated.

I’ve begun my revision of Twelve: lives with(out) drink, pulling back on that author-horse that wants to run away with the wagon. No galloping. Read the rest of this entry »

Work station Duluth Public Library

My workstation at Duluth-main Public Library- Superior Street out the window looking east.

All bookstores want you on the weekend. That leaves weekdays to edit and revise my latest, TWELVE: lives with(out) drink, striving to satisfy my editor, my writer/readers, Read the rest of this entry »

From Solstice to Equinox and afar

Posted: August 15, 2017 by Jollymore in Uncategorized

Solstice Tour ended with book lovers in Minacqua and a crowd, all day long, celebrating art and literature in Bayfield.

So the Equinox begins with the big event, Hoghead Days in Proctor, August 19 (forecast for sun after T-storms Friday) and winds through bookstores in the north and west, on to FinnFest 2017 in Minneapolis, through more independent bookstores in Iowa and Wisconsin, and ends back in St. Paul with the Twin Cities Rain Taxi book fair, October 13-14.

Follow along. The itinerary will appear here in pieces as it approaches along with reporting on what needs telling from the road.

Item one already shared on Tim Jollymore.facebook is the film SAMI BLOOD, sami blood  a film opening Thursday, August 24, at Zinema 2, 7 pm, in Duluth. If you’re in town, come. Meet me in the lobby.



The Book Hugger – case closed

Posted: July 22, 2017 by Jollymore in Uncategorized

The last days of The Solstice tour were very productive. Thanks to the two hundred and fifty-three new readers in North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan’s upper peninsula, and to the thirty-six hosting booksellers.

Book Hugger

This is what we all work for, a book lover loving a book!

Stay tuned for the next incarnation: The Equinox tour beginning August 19 in Proctor, Minnesota and ending October 14 at the Twin Cities Book Festival.