Civil War Redux — Regional Differences

Civil War Redux — Regional Differences

There is so much geographical diversity in the United States. In the last twelve months I’ve lived in Rhode Island and South Carolina, and spent days or weeks in Alaska, Wyoming, Colorado, Vermont, New York, Virginia, Missouri, Georgia, and Louisiana. And of...
Westward Ho!

Westward Ho!

The American West holds such allure and magic. In my Pollyanna mind I picture regal native Americans aside good natured cowboys on their chestnut and paint steeds, buffalo and bald eagles and bear and moose, all loping respectfully across the plains, woodlands, and...
So, What’s Beaufort Like?

So, What’s Beaufort Like?

It seems there’s a lot of interest in little Beaufort, South Carolina. Since my husband and I decided to buy a home there in 2015, we’ve immensely enjoyed settling in and learning about the area. When we come up for air in Eleuthera or Narragansett or...
A Blogger Looks at Re-Entry

A Blogger Looks at Re-Entry

Seven years ago, a time which now seems both like yesterday yet also another era, it was snowing in Atlanta. A major snowstorm paralyzed the city with its four inches of white stuff. No one could drive, schools were closed, and of course local grocery stores were...

Looking for your eyes

I have a very dear friend who married last weekend in New Orleans. He told me he was on the dance floor and looked across it, and his eyes met his partner’s eyes and…well, they’re now married. That reminds me of meeting my husband. His eyes almost...
“Eleuthera” (the book) is here!

“Eleuthera” (the book) is here!

I am so pleased to announce that my new book is now available for purchase at the Haynes Library in Governor’s Harbour and on our website eleutherabook.com. Eleuthera is a 12″ x 9″ hardcover, full color, 112 page book featuring 100 extraordinary...