Julie Kibler began writing Calling Me Home after
learning a bit of family loreóas a teen, her paternal grandmother
fell in love with a young black man, but their families tore them
apart. Then, while digging into the past, she discovered her
fatherís hometown had signs at the city limits warning blacks to be
gone by sundown. She is currently writing her next novel and blogs
regularly with five other women writers, all transplants to North
What Women Write.