How to Fight Fear

The Christian Soldier’s Book on How to Fight Fear is for children who need to know God cares about them in our scary world. Adults are welcome to read it also. … More How to Fight Fear

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Confederate Soldiers Gave Generations of Flesh and Blood to the U.S.

My great-grandfather’s remains lie in the Confederate Cemetery at Rock Island (IL). He died a POW at Rock Island prison during the War Between the States. All my great-grandfather’s descendants are patriotic Americans and among them have been One WWII Navy medic who died in the Pacific A Marine and Army combat veteran (Iraq and … More Confederate Soldiers Gave Generations of Flesh and Blood to the U.S.

One Reason They Didn’t Smile

Civil War diarist Mary Chesnut summed up the law thus: “There is no slave, after all, like a wife.” To write accurate historical fiction, the female characters must live with the ugly truth that women had virtually no rights in the antebellum South. Whatever romanticized historical fiction may say, Rhett Butler can’t compare with knowing “all men are created equal” means men and women have equal protection under the law. … More One Reason They Didn’t Smile