The Boy who Harnessed the Wind. #MovieReview #BasedOnTrueStory

I admit, the beginning of this movie seemed a little slow. But that’s because I needed to slow down. This movie takes place in a rural village in Africa where the pace of living is much different. The people there are more grounded; they live in harmony with the cycles of the seasons. They need … More The Boy who Harnessed the Wind. #MovieReview #BasedOnTrueStory

Outhouses and Soil Men: Toilets in NYC 100 years ago #history

As much fun as it is to settle in with an historical novel and picture how life was then, I can’t help but think of a very human necessity. The toilet. The Story I am working on now starts in NYC in 1917. By then, rich people having new houses built had indoor plumbing. But … More Outhouses and Soil Men: Toilets in NYC 100 years ago #history