Blog Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction The latest stories Tears of AppreciationOctober 23, 2023I’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 travelled with ghosts or imaginary friends… Read moreHistory CallingAug 28, 2023After years of working on Red Clay, Running Waters I began to realize that History is a lot like the game of Telephone we once played as kids. Read moreI Want to Read That!Aug 20, 2023Write the book you want to read is advice I took to heart. Never mind that it took me forty years to write it. Mission accomplished. Read more6,000 miles,18 States in 56 DaysAug 03, 2023I recently undertook a HUGE road trip to the United States. This was no free-wheel campervan make-it-up travel, but a tightly scheduled, intentional journey into our past… Read moreInspiration from Old HousesMar 13, 2023I love old houses. Always been drawn to them. I’ve restored a few, sometimes to my financial detriment, but with much satisfaction and pride in the result, regardless. Read moreTrue Confession of a Virgin BloggerFeb 3, 2023 This plunge from being a Writer to an Author and addressing ‘the public’ kinda feels like that ‘first time’ when all your clothes came off and you realized you were naked in front of somebody. Read more Facebook Instagram .