After a long period during which I have been occupied with other matters -- a four-state non-profit to run, my husband's latest convention project, a couple of vacation trips, and various minor health issues -- I am finally getting some time to plunge back into full-time writing mode. I'll be starting a new marketing effort for my latest book, The Road to Frogmore, and at the same time working on a draft of my upcoming Damned Yankee, scheduled for release in Spring 2014. As part of that "author mode," I've opened a new ScoopIt collection of items related to my favorite location (The South Carolina Low Country) and my favorite historical era (The Civil War). I hope you'll find them as interesting as I do.
The Civil War in South Carolina
As I once again plunge into the history of the Civil War in South Carolina, I notice more and more internet articles that touch on my research. Some of them inform my next book, Damned Yankee, while others remind me of incidents in Beyond All Price, Left by the Side of the Road, and The Road to Frogmore. I'm collecting them here for my own information and to fill my readers in on stories about Civil War history they may not have heard in school. The new collection starts with these seven articles:
Find them all on http://www.scoop.it/t/civil-war-in-south-carolina