Merrie Sue Holtan, CMST instructor and author of the biography and DVD film documentary Power and Stride, the Nancy Burggraf Story, will hold a reading and book signing at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 7 at Zandbroz Variety, downtown Fargo. Holtan is a 2004 graduate of MSUM’s MFA Creative Writing program. The Burggraf story is her thesis.