On the Trail

On the Trail

Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction On the Trail May 25, 2024 On May 26th, 1838, the United States Government began enforcing the terms of the Treaty of New Echota (1836) upon the Cherokee people residing in...
I see dead people . . .

I see dead people . . .

Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction I see dead people . . . April 14, 2024 For me, this iconic phrase from the movie The Sixth Sense pretty much sums up what it’s like writing Biographical Historical Fiction....
Cue the James Brown!

Cue the James Brown!

Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Cue the James Brown! March 08, 2024 “This is a man’s world, but it would be nothing, nothing, without a woman or a girl…”or so the lyrics go. Leaving aside the...
Counting the Ways

Counting the Ways

Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Counting the Ways February 14, 2024 What is love anyway? Over centuries, artist, writers, musicians, philosophers, scientists and basically every human being have sought to...
Tears of Appreciation

Tears of Appreciation

Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Tears of Appreciation October 23, 2023 I’m coming close to the end of a very long road, one I travelled with people long dead. It was a journey I volunteered for, not...