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Peeking Into the Time Period of the Ellis Island Series

Sometimes, while working on my books, I crave some visual inspiration. I can’t go back in time, but things like this help put me into the world my characters live in.

By the way, I do not agree with the romantic notion that this time period was when America was truly great. There were many injustices and crippling poverty. No time period can claim greatness more than another. (And I was also amused by the credits at the end: “curiosity of…” Spell checkers can’t be completely relied upon. It occurs more than once!)

Author Alton Ganksy Interviews Me!

It was an extreme honor to be interviewed this week by novelist Alton Ganksy. Alton has a YouTube channel filled with interviews with authors and industry professionals. Be sure to check out his other videos.

Here is my interview. I hope you enjoy hearing a little bit about why I wrote Grace’s Pictures and why I think baseball is important to my writing. šŸ˜‰