Tag Archives: Lincoln County

The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA–Comments

Got your Lincoln County memoir a couple of days ago.  I’m on page 104 and can’t put it down.  Fascinating! Lots of colorful and (mostly) lovable characters filled your life – folks with quiet courage and integrity. Also like the … Continue reading

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The Dragon Lady, Super Outsider

An excerpt from my book,The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA, which may be just weeks away from publishing and will be available on Amazon.com   The Dragon Lady, Super Outsider             Besides outsider, communist is another convenient discrediting brand … Continue reading

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I grew up never hearing anyone use the word Appalachia. We were from West Virginia or Boone County or Kanawha County or Lincoln County. The word became popular during the war on poverty and became grant and thesis writer’s favorite … Continue reading

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Teacher Evaluations are Upside Down

My Charleston Gazette op-ed is included in my hope to soon publish  The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA: In the evaluation of any product, the user says how good it is. The customer evaluates the product and decides whether to … Continue reading

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My First Book–Imagonna: Peace Corps Memories


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Heroics On Our Front Lawn


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The Hobet 20

This came to me from Sarah Vekasi of the Eco-Chaplaincy Initiative Dearest friends, I have just returned home from providing support at the Mountain Mobilization organized by the R.A.M.P.S. Campaign at the request and guidance of locals in West Virginia. … Continue reading

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