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See You at the Girls Shopping Network Lifestyle Show in Mooresville, North Carolina

25 Feb

girls shopping network

I’d love to see you at the Girls Shopping Network Vendor and Lifestyle Show in Mooresville, North Carolina! Come out and pick up a signed paperback of Manual Exposure and my handmade items: embroidered hoops, original coffee mug designs, Cozy to Go! cup wraps, earrings, necklaces, greeting cards, key fobs, and more! Mother’s Day (May […]

Traveling Author: Epicentre Studio Movie Grill

7 Feb

Epicentre Studio Movie Grill seats

Charlotte has some great movie theaters, and one of my favorites is the Studio Movie Grill at the Epicentre in Uptown Charlotte. Check out my view from my sweet seats in the theater. Movie time! #theaccountant #Charlotte #movie A photo posted by Jeannie M Bushnell (@jmbushnell) on Oct 23, 2016 at 9:48am PDT What Makes […]

Seventeen Years a Vegan – Happy New Year 2017

5 Jan

drawn chicken in a pan

Happy New Year! 2017! Wow. I don’t know about you, but I’m happy to see those last two digits change, and with the progression, I look forward to a blank slate–a year filled with possibility and opportunity. I’m also reminded of years past, and I grow nostalgic of certain milestones in my life. This New […]

Book Signing at The Last Word in Charlotte

10 Oct

jeannie m bushnell book signing

I just wanted to post a big “Thank You” to the gang at The Last Word in Charlotte, North Carolina. They hosted me for a book signing on October 10, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm, and I had a great time. If you are looking for a great bookstore, check them out when you […]

Traveling Author: SCarowinds

7 Oct

terrified man

    Starting in September, Carowinds becomes SCarowinds. It is a haunting event for the young and old!   Scaredy Pumpkin     For $8.00, you can purchase a plastic necklace that features a glowing pumpkin to alert the costumed employees that you do not want to be scared. I know, there are some of […]

Banned Books Week 2015: Celebrating Intellectual Freedom

22 Sep

bannedbooks

  Good Girls Read Banned Books by JMBushnell Put your own pictures on tee shirts from zazzle.com. Banned Books Week – September 27, 2015 – October 3, 2015 I love reading banned books. It encourages the tiny rebel that lives in a dark corner of my psyche. Who are YOU to tell ME what to […]

New Things and an Update on My Work and World

22 Sep

a single leaf in burnsville nc

Hi, Y’all! While things appear to be quiet around the site, my life has been anything but silent and boring. I really don’t know where 2015 has gone. The stores are filled with all things fall, Halloween, and Christmas. I understand why this is necessary from the retail perspective, but it is also a good […]

Bookmarks Festival in Winston-Salem: An Author Milestone

8 Sep

Manual Exposure at the Bookmarks Festival for Books and Authors

    I’ve sold eBook and paperback copies of Manual Exposure, but until the Bookmarks Festival of Authors and Books, my book has never been available for purchase at a local venue where any member of the public could pick up the book, flip through the pages, and feel the weight of my words in […]

Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors

4 Sep

Bookmarks Festival Poster

Looking for something to do this weekend? Come out to the Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. You can purchase a signed copy of my book, Manual Exposure, at the Women’s National Book Association festival booth! The schedule is packed with some great authors and discussion panels! I’m especially looking forward […]

My Bookshelf: Radcliffe, Blume, Birdman of Alcatraz, Plath, and Olsen

22 Aug

The Birdman of Alcatraz book cover

This is my college reader copy of The Romance of the Forest by Ann Radcliffe. This was her third novel, and it was first published in 1791. Those who love a mystery with elements of the supernatural and impending threats of horror and terror should reach for a Gothic novel.  Radcliffe is a wonderful place […]

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