Very exciting news on the Nowhere Bookshop front… We have a general manager! And she’s amazing. Her name is Elizabeth Jordan and she’s been the CEO of BookPeople in Austin (one of my favorite bookstores of all time) for years but she wanted to be closer to her family in San Antonio and we’re inContinue reading “BIG NEWS”
So this weekend? I officially signed a lease for Nowhere Bookshop (and bar). Technically I couldn’t do this without you so I think that means that you just signed a lease on a bookstore too so I am mentally high-fiving you on our ability to take risks while also begging you to tell me thatContinue reading “Excited and terrified and a little bit nauseus.”
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