Before visiting Sullivan Island, Mr. Horton taught a writing workshop at the College of Charleston. Aspiring writers, both young and old, from across South Carolina attended his standing-room-
Mr. Horton seemed determined to drive a particular message home for the young writers. Again and again, he encouraged them to write about the human heart.
After speaking at the College of Charleston, the author visited longtime friend and fellow novelist Dorothea Benton Frank at her home on Sullivan Island, just north of the city.
While The Post and Courier covered Mr. Horton’s itinerary at the College of Charleston and Blue Bicycle Books, it appears from his blog post http://garychorton.org/