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...
History Calling

History Calling

Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction History Calling September 28, 2023   After years of working on Red Clay, Running Waters I began to realize that History is a lot like the game of Telephone we once...
6,000 miles,18 States in 56 Days

6,000 miles,18 States in 56 Days

Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction Illuminating History’s Shadows Through Fiction 6,000 miles,18 States in 56 Days Aug 03, 2023   I recently undertook a HUGE road trip to the United States. This was no free-wheel campervan make-it-up travel, but a...