Rose Gordy book signing at Didjeridoo Dreamtime Inn in Mendocino, CA on Dec 6, 2014

The World Premiere events for her new novel, "Adrift in Waking Dreams," are taking place in Mendocino the first weekend of December 2014
MENDOCINO, Calif. - Dec. 6, 2014 - PRLog -- The Didjeridoo Dreamtime Inn & Meditation Center of Mendocino, CA has invited author Rose Gordy to give a special book reading on Saturday December 6, 2014 from 7-9pm. Rose Gordy will read from her new novel "Adrift in Waking Dreams," which takes place in Mendocino, as well as answer questions. Wine and Cheese will be served. Please RSVP to The Didjeridoo Inn at (707) 937-6200.

Author, dream counselor and longtime teacher, Rose Gordy spent thirteen years of her early life as a nun effectively cut off from the world. After leaving the convent at 30, she made a new life for herself including getting married and having children. Through her experiences as a nun in the 1960's and later as a wife and mother, she has dedicated her life to weaving tales of perseverance and triumph.

 For more information about Rose and Rosewords Books, including interviews and video trailers for all her books, please visit

"Adrift in Waking Dreams" involves a woman who, although attractive, was an insecure victim of angst. Still this woman, Laura, determined it was imperative to delve into her dreams. She had to find out why her night visions were so compelling, bothersome and somehow invigorating.

But then Ryan, a man of the road, was waylaid in town after an auspicious earthquake and her life got switched on. Their animal magnetism was palpable yet painfully unspoken. With her sex life ultimately activated, Laura's dreams only intensified, including her newly discovered "waking dreams."

(Waking Dream: A notable experience which a person has while awake that has qualities of a sleeping dream. The dreamer may realize that what happened is of consequence and potentially instructive in his or her search for meaning in life.)

Until a thrilling "waking nightmare" tragedy reared its head and brought them hand in hand, the lovebirds almost shattered each other's hearts. But will her "hush-hush" past hinder their budding intimacy? Furthermore, will the ominous other men in Laura’s life sit idly by without voicing their melodramatic desires? Unlikely.

And who was that strange girl in her dreams? The one who she always tries to save from the wrath of the waves. Could it be the daughter she tragically left behind? The dreams that make her cry are the most beautiful.

"Adrift in Waking Dreams" is now available in paperback and eBook format and can be ordered through the publisher’s website:, which has the latest information on Rose Gordy's books and other projects. Thank you for your interest.

Rose Gordy is also a national and state workshop facilitator, speech coach, veteran secondary English teacher, dream counselor, and published poet, essayist and short story writer. She earned a Master’s Degree in English and French from the University of Notre Dame and has been writing and teaching for most of her life.

The Didjeridoo Dreamtime Inn & Meditation Center is located at 44860 Main St, Mendocino, CA 95460. For more information on The Didjeridoo Inn, visit

All of Rose's books are available in paperback and eBook formats at On her website, there are also links to her Kindle Store, her YouTube Channel, and her Facebook page.

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