I haven’t been super productive over the past weeks, but I have accomplished a few things. See pictures below.
The Spearhead bases were a lot of fun to put together. 162 more words
The American Civil War has left us with some great songs. However, there was another musical tradition present before, during, and after the war. Its plaintive, stark beauty only grew stronger as its people, suddenly thrust from slavery to freedom, struggled to find their places in the newly united nation 150 years ago this month. 1,233 more words
Every now and then you run across something on this here great world wide web that is so good, you just have to share. I’m using free WordPress, so I can’t embed videos, but the links I’m going to put below are, I promise, well worth following. 100 more words
The pace of this timeline certainly has slowed down over the first few months after the American Civil War ended 150 years ago. Things will pick up again later this year, as state and federal political machinery kicks in and after the harvest is over. 1,603 more words