Failure: Keep Calm and Carry On. Candice Ransom (Hollins M.A. October ’07 and frequent summer faculty member), is the author of more than 100 children’s books. Tonight she talks about a career in writing – and the year it crashed and came back in a different skin. Sponsored by Hollins University’s graduate programs in children’s literature and children’s book illustration. Hollins Room, Wyndham Robertson Library, Hollins University.