Category Archives: Upper Peninsula of Michign


Today I’d like to write about strong women. One of the reasons I was attracted to the story of the 1913 Copper Miners’ Strike, was the part that real women played in it. Big Annie is finally getting her due. … Continue reading

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DRIVEN TO RAGE is almost ready to go to press!

BLOG June 4, 2013 Dear Readers, Soon I will be giving my faithful followers a peek at my book. The first chapter will be on line to whet your appetite. Here’s a taste: How would you feel if you knew … Continue reading

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I’m still high from yesterday’s event at Book Passage. Lots of people turned out. Many already had read the book, but came to support me. Others were new. It was exhilarating to see so many attentive faces. I was introduced … Continue reading

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