Latest Mama Bone Love
Artist Susan Williamson came down from Boston to meet Mama Red, after reading One Good Mama Bone, which she discovered at a Massachusetts library. Here is the painting her soul produced, which totally captures Mama Red’s. I cry every time I look at it.
Some of the wonderful gifts I’ve received while barnstorming:
A cow mug and hand-painted thank you note from the
Cresswind Bookmates of Myrtle Beach, SC
The afghan Elizabeth Potts crocheted for me,
using the colors of Mama Red (Brentwood. TN)
A 1893 painting — “Cows on Oil” —
given by Alma at the Kirby Pines Retirement Center in Memphis, TN
Painting of Mama Red by Jackson, MS artist Henry Muse
A carved red bull given by bookseller Cindy
at Book Exchange in Marietta, GA.
Rainbow, given by God, as I approached the first book club I met with
— the Edisto Beach gals