Musicoligists disagree on what was the first musical device. They generally agree that the first musical instrument was the voice. So it's a simple … [Read more...] about Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous 2011 & memories from the gutter
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It's a cliche of course, but no less true, the statement by George Santayana, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." I'm … [Read more...] about Yorktown Battlefield Historic Site: Vive la Yorktown!
Many things come to mind when you mention Cape Cod - JFK walking the beach at his summer White House at Hyannisport, a getaway for the well-to-do, the … [Read more...] about Historic attractions, shipwrecks and solitude on Cape Cod
I've always been a fan of crackpot science. There's something about the unknown and the unknowable that spurs the imagination. I love ley lines, … [Read more...] about Ancient America comes alive at Angel Mounds State Historic Site
Tucked away in the southern tip of Illinois you can find places which don't seem to belong there. When you think of Illinois - aside from Chicago, or … [Read more...] about Stepping back in time and into the muck at Cache River State Natural Area
For nearly eight years, I lived only an hour's train ride to New York City. Yet I seldom visited there, and developed a true love/hate relationship … [Read more...] about Historical attractions in Gotham City: A gin-soaked stroll through New York City’s Manhattan Island
Who do we thank for our independence? Surely not the British for granting us self-rule under duress. Taxation without representation? We paid among … [Read more...] about A Contrarian’s View of History: The Myth of Independence
Philipsburg Manor Millhouse, Sleepy Hollow, New York. To view more images of Philipsburg Manor, click the photos."The schoolmaster is generally a man … [Read more...] about Philipsburg Manor: Historic Attraction in Historic Hudson Valley’s Sleepy Hollow
Jonathan Kruk Performing at Legend Weekend. Philipsburg Manor, Sleepy Hollow, North Tarrytown, Westchester County, New YorkEDITOR'S NOTE. Jonathan now … [Read more...] about Jonathan Kruk, The Sleepy Hollow Storyteller
Fairy ring outside Tullyhorkey, Donegal Fairy rings are circular, earthen dwelling structures of the early Christian age commonly associated with the … [Read more...] about The Fairy and the Fiddle