Story 108 Years Supressed

A news story of business burned to the grown and the owners massacred not revealed for 108 years sounds unbelievable to us.  We live in  world of multiple social platforms with 24 hour news. Yet  only a generation or two Wilmington, South Carolina families shared a story no one spoke aloud. It as a tale […]

Americans:We Are One

A plane drilled through the North Tower in Manhattan. “It must be an accident.” The city shook. First responders rushed. Tower occupants told love ones, “Don’t worry, help is on the way.”A second plane circled round. It plowed through the South Tower. “This is more than a coincident.” “We’re under attack!”The twin buildings burn. The […]

Be Fearless: Wrestle Your Characters!

Well, I never thought this would happen to me as a blogger, but I missed the opportunity to blog for an entire month.  I could blame NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), my Critique Group, Thanksgiving, housekeeping chores, but the real culprit was the conflict between my story idea and my main character. I was drowning […]