Memoir Writing with J. Ronald M. York

Memoir Writing with J. Ronald M. York

Ron made a guest appearance on the YouTube Channel, Writing Fun. He discussed his book and memoir writing with show host, Michelle (Dunton) Cronauer. See the interview here View All Blog Posts J. Ronald M. York, author of Kept in the Dark, is also an accomplished...
Q & A with J. Ronald M. York

Q & A with J. Ronald M. York

Q. Did you always want to be an author? A. Actually, no. I never considered it other than to joke that one day I should write about my experiences in working with the public. I even came up with a title – Holy Hell, My Life in Retail. But then I realized if I did...
Remembering the Johnsons

Remembering the Johnsons

My morning ritual involves a cup of strong coffee, my comfortable leather chair and the daily newspaper. Call me “old school” but I still enjoy the morning paper, especially for the local news. And I never miss reading the obituaries because having lived in Nashville...
Taking a break

Taking a break

The Grand Opening party for York & Friends Fine Art was held on a perfect spring night several years ago. A tent was erected and covered one third of our parking lot. Our neighborhood liquor store provided wine and managed the bar. Childhood friends, who were also...
Memories Of My Dad…

Memories Of My Dad…

Riding down the highway as a teenager with my dad, I remember when he pointed off to the side of the road and asked “Did you know a man died in that silo over there?” Curious, I shook my head encouraging him to continue. “Yep, he ran himself to death trying to find a...