Small towns are famous for their town squares but one town has claimed the distinction of having the most beautiful town square in Texas. The town of Georgetown is located a short drive from Austin Texas but it is worlds away. With buildings dating back to the 1800’s, the town has made a concerted effort […]
In the late 1800’s the town of Coffeyville Kansas had a population of around 5,000 and was one of the most important towns in Southeastern Kansas with four railroads converging and supporting manufacturing establishments, saw mills and professional offices.By the time I arrived in May of 2016 the town population was a little over 10,000. […]
Nobody cares what you did on Vacation. Unless you are writing your blog for your friends and relatives no one cares what you did on vacation. Instead they care what you experienced and want to read about the interesting things you encountered. Sound confusing? It can be, it just depends on how you present the […]
I hate writing. I really do. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy telling stories and talking about places and people. I just don’t like typing away on the keyboard.
I recently had a reader email me asking for advice on how to break into freelance writing. I sent her some information and thought maybe others might be interested so I decided to expand the information and write a blog post. Freelancing is tough but the good thing about it is anyone can do it. […]
The Man Cave
You have probably seen on television or read about the deadly gang fight that took place in Waco Texas on May 17th 2015.
In 1941 the United States was attacked and jumped into WW2 with both feet. Never before in the history of the US had the nation come together as it did on Dec 7, 1941.