is pleased to announce that Barbara Dysonwilliams
and Matt Afsahi have just released The Silk Road published by TurnKey Press
of Austin, Texas.
An earlier book by Ms. Dysonwilliams
, Enter Justice, can also be obtained at the library for those who haven't had the pleasure of reading it. Barbara Dysonwilliams grew up in Nashville, Tennessee where she earned degrees from George Peabody College for Teachers in art and journalism as well as attending Vanderbilt University Law School.After graduation she worked for the State in the area of conservation as well as the House of Representatives for Tennessee.During this time she wrote many articles for local magazines and taught creative writing at Cheekwood Arts Center. Because of her lifelong love of the Southwest, Ms. Dysonwilliams eventually moved to New Mexico in 1978 to pursue a master's degree in Southwestern Archaeology.
In 2000 her
interest took her
to Washington, D. C. and from there to Texas.
The author has worked in archaeology, conservation, the legal field and for many years, medicine, giving her
a rich background from which to draw her
ideas and characters.Ms. Dysonwilliams
currently resides in San Saba where she
designs and sells hats, jewelry, clothes and quilts as well as serving gourmet dinners at her
establishment, The Texas Rose.