Local author Sylvia Nickels, will be signing copies of her books at the Perkins Resturant, in KIngsport on Saturday, 1-14-12 from 9am till 3 pm.
Her stories have paranormal elements, such as Bods in Communities Magazine and Teddy Boy in Futures Mysterious Anthology Magazine.
Monopoly Game and her poem, Respect, appeared in Echoes and Images, the literary journal of Northeast State Community College. The Taste of Sweet Revenge was an Honorable Mention in the 2006 Cape Fear Writers Conference short story competition. Casino Justice, Starr Sight and Symbiosis may be read on the Bewildering Stories ezine. Road to Riches can be found on Orchard Press-Short Fiction ezine.
Other stories were published and are archived with such ezines as Pine Tree Mysteries, Dead Ringer and Blazing Adventures, P.I and the Dancer. She has finished a mystery novel, A Will for Murder, first in a series of at least three books.
She is also a board member of Appalachian Authors Guild and other writers groups. The Perkins Resturant regularly hosts authors for book signings at 4618 Fort Henry Drive, Kingsport, Tn.