Perfect post-holiday excursion (and you know you'll earn it): Beauty and the Book literacy diva Kathy Patrick , founder/ goddess elect of the internationally known Pulpwood Queens book club, will host the 12th Anniversary Girlfriend Weekend January 12-15. In addition to the Author Extravaganza and Greatest Show on Earth activities, two terrific workshops are being offered: You're invited to Kathy's house Wednesday, January 11 for a first time memoir workshop with Robert Leleux, columnist for The Texas Observer and editor of LONNY Magazine in New York. Fee includes lunch and a signed copy of Leleux's latest book, The Living End: A Memoir of Forgiving and Forgetting . Stay an extra day for a voice workshop with film, television and radio voiceover artist Elaine Clark, author of There's Money Where Your Mouth Is: An Insider's Guide to a Career in Voice-Overs . For all the information, visit the Beauty and the Book website . Hope to see you there!