Joy Jones, a native Texan, lives in Galveston, TX, with her husband, James Nelson. Professionally, Dr. Jones is a retired teacher with over 30 years of experience in Texas and New Mexico public classrooms. As an educator, she held both state and university positions for the New Mexico Department of Education in Santa Fe, and Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff.
Terence White, Sr.is a devoted husband, former business owner, and church founder.
About Why Marriage is Important to God:
Join us for Lisha Adela Garcia’s book launch A Rope of Luna, which features a collection of ‘poignant and sweet’ poems, as described by Dr. Carmen Tafolla. Natasha Sajé will also read from her outstanding body of work.
Nancy G. West is an award-winning suspense author and the creator of the Aggie Mundeen Mysteries. Every book in the series has either won or been nominated for an award. The Plunge launches Aggie in a new direction.
About The Plunge:
Pete Gershon is the program coordinator for the Core Residency Program at the Glassell School of Art of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the author of Painting the Town Orange: Houston’s Visionary Art Environments. He resides in Houston.
About Collision: The Contemporary Art Scene in Houston, 1972–1985:
Stephen Gonzalez has packed a lot into his life. The trained chef added author to his resume when his first cookbook, “Getcha Grub On,” was released in January. The South Texas native, who makes his home in Midland, works to keep the book’s buzz going by sharing his love of cooking with a relaxed attitude.