Saturday, November 13, 2021

Ledford Publishes Poetry Book

Redhawk Publications is excited to announce the release of Brenda Kay Ledford's poetry collection, Blanche, Poems of a Blue Ridge Woman. Ledford wrote the book in the voice of her late mother reflective of the lives of mountain women in the early 1900s to the present time.

Redhawk Publications Senior Editor Robert Canipe remarked:  "This book is a terrific depiction of mountain life in western North Carolina.  Readers are sure to be transported to the mountains with each new poem they read."

Redhawk Publications is an artistic initiative of the Catawba Valley Community College, publishing written works of interest for the community, North Carolina, and United States.  CVCC is the only state community college with a publishing press.

You may order Brenda Kay Ledford's book at:  https://redhawkpublications.com

Her book is also available at:  The Beal Center; Hayesville, NC.


 

7 comments:

lil red hen said...

Congratulations, Brenda!! A wonderful reward for all your hard work!

Ruth Hiebert said...

Way to go!

Hill Top Post said...

What a beautiful book! Congratulations, Brenda!

Elaine/Muddling Through said...

How exciting! I'll have to go to the site! Best wishes for huge success. I wish I could have known your mom.

Janet, said...

Brenda, this sounds like a book I would love! I also love writing about family and keeping their memories alive. I'm gonna head over to Redhawk Publications and order a copy.Congratulations and thanks for telling us about it. - Janet

Hill Top Post said...

What a beautiful book! Congratulations!

BVLW said...

I was so blessed to see your interview on Murphy's WKRK radio station December 3, 2021 about this wonderful book, "Blanche". There's no way to count how many people were touched and had to have a "hanki" to dry their tears, seeing and hearing your sweet voice tell about why you wrote this book.
BVLW

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