A Short, Squalid Tale

This stray article was in a February 19, 1913 edition of The Times and Democrat, an Orangeburg, South Carolina daily paper. According to the article, Mr. J.A. Brown was seeking a divorce from his wife Lizzie for cruelty and desertion. The Browns were residents of DeKalb County, Georgia, where they lived on a 27-acre farm…

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The Poisoned Glass is On Sale this Weekend (Oct 19-20)!

This weekend, you can buy The Poisoned Glass for 30% off at blackrosewriting.com! Use BOOKS30 for 30% off all weekend! All of their books are on sale, and I highly recommend YouMap by Kristin Sherry, too. As a certified YouMap coach, I’ve seen how empowered people are once they understand what they offer the world.…

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The Love and Insanity of Dr. Laffin

Charles James Laffin, was born in Australia in 1867. While still a youth, he traveled to far-away New York City, where he thrived in the New World. The precocious Laffin earned his degree in medicine from Bellevue Hospital Medical College when he was 21. He often traveled between Canada and the US. It was on one of…

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