"While I am nowhere near the writer and/or singer that Stevie Nicks is, I still feel very connected to her because of the fact that we both do write, sing and perform. We are both similar in other ways. We're basically blonde, short and have to watch our weight because we love to eat! We can't do anything just a little. We both have to do it full out. She's my fantasy friend that I'd love to spend time with, maybe write some songs and record them with her. Well, I can dream can't I?"
ó Read Between My Lines: The Musical And Life Journey of Stevie Nicks, July 2006
Dolly Parton's new book Dream More is a collection of inspirational wisdom based on the commencement speech she gave at the University of Tennessee in 2009. Throughout its pages, Dolly sprinkles the wit and wisdom she has garnered from her extraordinary life and shares them in her candid and down-to-earth philosophy.
"I know that Iíve learned some things in my life that are important to me, and I think maybe they might be good ideas to pass along to you. Not as advice, but as information that I have found has helped me over the years. Enough to share, and a little to spare..."
Dolly Parton's album Better Day features a dozen brand new tracks by the eight-time Grammy® Award winning country music icon. In this refreshing mix of self-penned original songs, Dolly offers listeners a breath of fresh air as only she can do it with songs of optimism, love, and hope in these hard times.