February 17 Friday Special Events are "Authors in Schools" FestivalJanie Wilkins will be on a panel Saturday February 18, 2012, at First Presbyterian Church. The title of
Gala, "Once Upon a Book Gala" and Christa Powell Walley Scholarship
February 18 Saturday Children's Writing Workshop
Author's Luncheon Saturday Atlantic Recreation Center with keynote
speaker Paula McLain, New York Times best selling author of "The Paris
February 19 Sunday Special Event Panel Discussion Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Zora Neale Hurston. What do the writings and friendship of these Florida authors tell us in
the panel is " The Passionate Memoir."
Three memoir writers will discuss how they used personal passion to shape a memoir. The panelists are Belinda Hulin, Mary Ann Miller,and Janie Wilkins. Belinda Hulin lives in Atlantic Beach and Mary Ann Miller lives in Jacksonville, Fl.
Janie Wilkins' memoir is her true story of her life as a wife, mother, and educator, and it is a teaching tool and self help book. It teaches one how to overcome obstacles. It is Janie's Unbelievable Journey: Inspirational Letters Written Along the Way (volumes 1 and 2).