Civil War service offers glimpse into the past

Civil War service offers glimpse into the past

I attended a church service a few Sunday’s ago at the United States Christian Commission Civil War Chapel in Gettysburg, and have been remiss in not writing about it. As you can see from the picture at right, you really get a taste of how services were...
A memorable Memorial Day

A memorable Memorial Day

Don’t know why it’s taken me more than a week to write about my Memorial Day experiences, but I’m finally getting around to it. I thought I’d share because it was such an unusual set of circumstances that led to the discovery of some...
Remembering what Memorial Day is all about

Remembering what Memorial Day is all about

Since it has its roots in the Civil War, I’ve covered the history of Memorial Day in other blog posts. Today, I just wanted to remind everyone to remember what this three-day weekend is all about – to honor those who have fallen in service to this country....
The sweet taste of summer

The sweet taste of summer

It looks like summer weather has finally arrived. We’ve been teased with it here in Pennsylvania since March, but at last I think it’s here to stay. I’ve been picking fresh strawberries by the handful for a few weeks now, but this is an example of...
Aldie Mill’s Civil War ties

Aldie Mill’s Civil War ties

I had a great time signing copies of my Civil War novel, Shades of Gray, in Aldie, Va. on Saturday during the village’s bicentennial celebration. The best part was getting to sit right in front of the historic Aldie Mill which was used to supply grain to horses...
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