We think you will find the conversations in the pub (and the products in the bookstore) lean toward mystery more than dogma, creativity over conformity, and reality over religion. We like grace, friendship, faith, freedom, family, and story.
The predominant language in Cool River Pub is “what if…?” We don’t speak anger, coercion, or conspiracy here. So, if you would like to publish or buy a book, join in a conversation, or just sit and listen…come on in to Cool River Pub.
Now retired from professional football, Ken Harvey is also the author of numerous children’s books. Ken, his wife Janice, and their two children live in Northern Virginia.more
Glen Roachelle, the President of Gate Ministries, is a widely respected pastor, conference speaker, and consultant. The Wind and the Whisper is his first book. Glen and Roberta live in Middle Tennessee.more
As a Writer, Ed has been published in The Washington Post, Christian Science Monitor, and other newspapers, magazines, and websites. Ed and his wife, Joanne, live in Middle Tennessee.more
Mary Sue Hermes, the illustrator of Daddy, Help Me, has also illustrated numerous other children’s books (including Ken Harvey’s “Life in the Fridge” series). Mary Sue and her husband, Jerry, live in Sterling, Virginia.more
“Man sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going […]The Dalai Lama