Articles by Deena 'DeenasDays' Dietrich

Elvis Week 2018 Preview

I don’t know why, but I am more excited for this Elvis Week than the seven I’ve attended in the past – even more than the 40th last year. It will definitely be the longest Elvis Week for me. I will be gone August 9th through August 20th. Elvis Week is actually Aug 10 through [continue reading]

August 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

Elvis by Albert Goldman

I have heard about Albert Goldman’s 1981 book Elvis for years. It is hated by Elvis fans. I went back and forth on whether I should read it or not, but in the end I decided to read it since I want to read every book about Elvis – the bad, the good, the untrue. I did not find the 585 [continue reading]

July 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Elvis Films by Jon Abbott

I love Elvis and I love his music, but I especially love his movies. The movies are what first introduced me to Elvis, when I was just a toddler back in the mid 1970s. I used to watch them with my mom on tv on the weekends. I knew Elvis’ movies before I knew his songs. In the late 1990s, I [continue reading]

July 9, 2018 // 0 Comments

My 10 Day Tennessee Road Trip

I had a fantastic time on my 10 day road trip through Tennessee (and Mississippi and Virginia). I hadn’t taken a real road trip in about 7 years, so it was nice to get back to the freedom of the open road! Everything worked out perfectly, although I do wish I would have videoed my trip but I [continue reading]

June 14, 2018 // 8 Comments