Lisa Marie Presley at Elvis Week 2018

FRIDAY AUGUST 10th – ELVIS WEEK DAY 1 I woke up around 3:45am (on purpose) after about 4 or 5 hours of sleep. I left Cookeville just before 4:30am and headed toward Memphis in the dark and the rain. (I had driven 9 1/2 hours the previous day from Maryland.) Originally I had planned to stay in [continue reading]

September 11, 2018 // 2 Comments

Elvis by J.D. Sumner

I found J.D. Sumner’s autographed Elvis book during Elvis Week, the 40th Anniversary. I was SO excited to read it, but somehow it got lost on my shelves with all the others. Four months later, I finally read this short little book of just over 100 pages. J.D. has always held a special [continue reading]

December 1, 2017 // 4 Comments

Memphis October 26-31, 2016

This extended weekend trip to Memphis was truly one of the best I have ever had. The reason for this trip to Memphis was for the opening of the new Guest House at Graceland, a beautiful new resort next to Graceland. It was more like a mini Elvis Week with two Grizzlies game, rather than my normal [continue reading]

November 4, 2016 // 4 Comments