An Enigmatic Group of Writers

So, I’m always pushing the deadline. Whether it’s preparing lectures, grading papers, writing stories, doing taxes, whatever…one eye is on the clock and the other is on my calendar. Today is Dec 3rd and I’m already feeling the Christmas deadline looming. I miss the days when shopping was fun and leisurely (or was that merely

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Fire in the Water

Paddy Quinn, “the boy who ate rattlesnakes” and lost a hand to a cannon blast during the Mexican War, returns as a famous Civil War correspondent and battlefield sketch artist, in James Alexander Thom’s new novel, Fire in the Water. Thom, Indiana’s prize-winning historical novelist, and author of the New York Times bestseller Follow the

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