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Braxton Bragg

Who: Braxton Bragg

What: Confederate general

Where: Born Warrenton, North Carolina; died Galveston, Texas

Why: One of the principle Confederate commanders in the Western Theater… 314 more words

American Civil War

The Battle of Chickamauga

Who: William Rosecrans (Union) vs Braxton Bragg (Confederacy)

What: Confederate victory

Where: Catoosa and Walker Counties, Georgia

Why: Rosecrans was attempting to force the Confederates out of Tennessee and seize Chattanooga… 346 more words

American Civil War

Sweet Bye and Bye

Nostalgia deep, for this moment of love

the sound of chirping, songs from above

weeping willow trees dipped slightly in the creek

and magnolia blossoms, flow with the breeze… 196 more words

Poetry

Another Cold Morning at Crawfish Spring

Last week I went on a broad-sweeping photography adventure through multiple places.  I wasn’t intending to make this first stop at Crawfish Creek, but as I passed through the downtown Chickamauga area I was taken aback by the sunrise through the morning mist and quickly added an impromptu stop for the day.   40 more words

Photography

I Met Angels on Lookout Mountain

It was snowing last April when we arrived at our cottage in Michigan after driving our new 17-foot Casita travel trailer from Florida.  I was expecting lilics and cherry blossoms and I only lasted three snowy days before  I told my husband I was heading back to Florida.  770 more words

Freezing to Death in the Early Morning: Chickamauga National Battlefield

Early morning mid-December, I had the brave idea to get up before dawn on my day off and freeze half my face off for some sweet megapixels.  Here are the results!

Photography