illuminate history

Curiosity: forget “Cherchez la femme” (Look for the woman.) “Cherchez l’histoire.” (Look for the story.)

a ‘writer gene’?

In 1988, my father shared with me some of the letters that Francis Bailey wrote to his brother–my great-grandfather–from 1863 to 1899.  My reaction?  it would be incredibly cool to … Continue reading

August 15, 2013 · 1 Comment