Mandy Haynes has spent hours on barstools, various backstage venues, and riding in vans listening to outrageous tales from some of the best songwriters and storytellers in Nashville, Tennessee. She now lives in Fernandina Beach, Florida with her three dogs, one turtle, and a grateful liver.
Mandy is the co-creator of the hot, new podcast - Wish You Were Here: Stories of Love and Mayhem and she is the author of Walking the Wrong Way Home and Sharp as a Serpent’s Tooth Eva and Other Stories available everywhere Great Books Are Sold.
River Jordan is a Southern author and the host of the literary radio program Clearstory Radio broadcast from Nashville on
107.3fm and 103.7fm
and co-creator of the hot new podcast, Wish You Were Here: Stories of Love and Mayhem.
As a southerner with a global perspective she is a passionate advocate for the power of story.
She is the best-selling author of four novels and a three spiritual memoirs. Her fiction work been most frequently cast in the company of such writers as Flannery O'Conner, William Faulkner, and Harper Lee and her books on spirituality to
Anne Lamott and Thomas Merton.
Ms. Jordan lives on a hill just beyond Nashville city limits surrounded by her wild, southern family. When not on the road you'll find her on her porch at night watching the moon move through the star-filled sky and contemplating all manner of things human and divine.
The Ancient Way, Discoveries On the Path of Celtic Christianity arrives from Broadleaf Books October 13 and can be purchased
wherever great books are sold.