Revisiting Savannah

  We recently revisited Savannah. It had been nine years since our first trip there. I always enjoy a second visit to a city. Come see why over on Inspired by Life … and Fiction! 

Offbeat Movies Based on Historical Events

Over on the Inspired by Life … and Fiction blog today I’m sharing 3 movies based on historical events that we discovered during this stay-at-home time. Did you know about any of these? Have you seen any of them?  

Mysteries of History

  I’m on the Inspired by Life … and Fiction blog today. I’ve got a documentary and a book you might want to check out if you enjoy the mysteries of history–as well as a little bit of mystery from my own family history! Come visit me over there! 

Galveston, O Galveston

We went to visit our girl over the Labor Day weekend. Although I had been with her to pick out, move into, and put together her apartment, her daddy hadn’t been able to see it yet. Nor had he seen the campus that would be her home for the next five or so years.   […]

Podcasts

I confess, I am a latecomer to podcasts. My husband has been a longtime follower of several that fall in the range of politics, business, and sermons. But until my friend Laura McClellan started The Productive Woman podcast  back in 2014, I had never listened to one. And until a few weeks ago, The Productive Woman […]

Baldwin’s Book Barn

You know all those pins on Pinterest and those picture posts of amazing bookstores and libraries? And you know how you dream of actually setting foot in one of those places someday? Well, I did it! When we went to visit our daughter in Philadelphia a couple of weekends ago, we finally had time to […]

A Historical Tidbit

A Historical Tidbit

I’m over on the Heroes, Heroines & History blog today talking about the Confederate occupation of York, PA, a bit of history that has fascinated me lately! Come visit!

Oops! Missed Monday. Here’s Why.

Oops! Missed Monday. Here’s Why.

Usually I’m really good about getting my blog posts written and scheduled before I go traveling. But after 6 solid weeks of crazy-busy I fell behind–then hopped on a plane. I love that I get to travel with my husband when he goes on extended business trips to fun places. Like Napa, California. Just a […]

Online Writing Class Starts Wednesday!

Online Writing Class Starts Wednesday!

It’s that time again–time to teach a new group of students how to give their fiction a “historical” feel for the reader. It’s so much more than just setting the story in a different year from the present! Come join us yourself or pass the info to a friend. Here’s the class info (this class […]

Newsletter Goodies

Newsletter Goodies

Do you receive my email newsletter? I’ll admit, I haven’t been very good at sending it out. I rarely felt that I had anything to say that you would care about! But for the past few months I’ve been thinking about what I could give to you that you would not only enjoy but look […]