Our friend Amal, as "Zia" the crow girl greeter.
Patty's Pub, filling up at around 7:30 p.m.
One of our regulars, Ron, grabs a seat while he still can.
Our friend Kenny Heins doled out wine and cranberry juice.
"Zia" introduces Charles.
Charles reading from Tapping the Dream Tree.
Charles and MaryAnn, soulmates.
Charles and MaryAnn, on stage with Jon Caven.
Charles, MaryAnn and Jon.
Kenny joins the band on stage for some harmonies.
Charles, MaryAnn, Kenny and Jon.
MaryAnn and Kenny, probably singing "Freight Train."
"Zia" in the wings.
Thanks to H.B. Fenn, Perfect Books, Penguin Putnam, Tor Books, and Patty's Pub, but especially, to everyone who came out (over 200 it seems) to celebrate with us. We love to meet you! Without his readers, Charles couldn't do what he loves to do for a living and we thank you for our charmed life.
- MaryAnn Harris
Thanks to Kevin Ambridge for providing many of these photos.