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Kathy Witt and son Jackson in Alaska

Kathy's newest book, Perfect Day Kentucky: Day Trips, Weekend Getaways and Other Escapes, is available at these wonderful Kentucky destinations:


Augusta KY Tourism, Augusta

Behringer-Crawford Museum, Covington's Devou Park

Bourbon Manor Bed and Breakfast Inn, Bardstown

Cadiz-Trigg County Tourist Commission, Cadiz

The Great American Dollhouse Museum, Danville

The Lincoln Museum, Hodgenville

My Old Kentucky Home State Park, Bardstown

Paducah Tourism, Paducah

Paris Tourism, Paris

Rough River Dam State Resort Park, Falls of Rough

Sal's Italian Eatery and Speakeasy, Ashland




Kathy is the author of several books, including Perfect Day Kentucky: Day Trips, Weekend Getaways and Other Escapes; Cincinnati Scavenger: The Ultimate Search for Cincinnati's Hidden Treasures; Secret Cincinnati: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful and Obscure; and the historical novel, The Secret of the Belles. With this book, she was lucky enough to be invited as a guest speaker to the Re-Premiere of Gone With the Wind: the 70th Anniversary Celebration - and meet and have dinner with the wonderful Ann Rutherford (Careen O'Hara, Scarlett's baby sister).

And not just Careen, but the Beaus, too: Mickey Kuhn, Patrick Curtis and Greg Geiss. She has also had the joy of meeting favorite author Sue Grafton; cast members from "Twin Peaks," including Charlotte Stewart, aka Miss Beadle from "Little House on the Prairie," Sherilyn Fenn and Chris Mulkey; Captain Kangaroo; musician and songwriter Barry Etris; Karolyn Grimes ("It's A Wonderful Life"); "Randy" and "Scut Farcus" from the holiday movie classic, "A Christmas Story"; and interviewing Dolly Parton, Billy Ray Cyrus, Barry Chase and Oscar winner George Chikaras ("White Christmas"), among celebs. She has traveled to some outstanding places: Alaska, Russia, Pompeii, Scotland, Costa Rica, the fjords of Norway, Salem MA, Washington film locations for the TV show, "Twin Peaks," and Athens, Greece, among others.