Because there isn’t one?

Money Quote:  “I don’t know if white students have been discriminated against.” From Inside Higher Ed: A Towson University student who sparked debate last year by founding  a chapter of Youth for Western Civilization is now trying to create a White  Student Union, The  Baltimore Sun reported. The group he created last year has fallen apart  after losing its faculty…

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Mae Crow died 100 years ago today

The newspaper account below was erroneous. The young woman did not recover from the attack, which occurred on Sunday, Sept. 8. She  died the next morning (100 years ago today).  Contrary to popular opinion, Mae Crow’s rape and murder did not mark the beginning of racial turmoil in Forsyth County. People were already up in arms (literally) over an alleged (and…

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Decatur Book Festival 2012

(Photo by Laurel Grant) We had another successful showing at the Decatur Book Festival this year, marking the debut of my second novel, Brambleman. (You can see my wife, Judy, at the far right. My kids, Laurel and Nathan, also helped out a lot.)  This time we sold eBooks out of the booth by putting Smashwords.com coupon codes on postcards…

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