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The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

EXCERPT 7 FROM ‘VOICES IN THE STORM’ — COURTING THE HERALD

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Three of the autobiographical book I’m currently writing, entitled Voices in the Storm: A Journalist’s Memoir, about my early days in Buenos Aires.Inexperienced, under-confident, if well-traveled twenty-four-y...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

EXCERPT 6 FROM ‘VOICES IN THE STORM’ — LIFE IN ‘EL BAJO’

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Three of the autobiographical book I’m currently ...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

THE TEMPLE REVISITED

When I arrive, my friend Jim Bowsher is, I can tell, busy, focused, into something big.  W...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

HEARTFELT THANKS FROM ME TO YOU

As often happens to free-lancers, for the last couple of months I’ve been very busy. That’s a fact, not an excuse.But then again, no excuse (or fact) is worthy when it means taking for grant...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

EXCERPT 5 FROM ‘VOICES IN THE STORM’ — MARRIED LIFE

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Two of the autobiographical book I’m currently writing, entitled Voices in the Storm: A Journalist’s Memoir, about my early days in Buenos Aires.Virg...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

EXCERPT 4 FROM ‘VOICES IN THE STORM’ — YOU’RE IN THE ARMY NOW

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Two of the autobiographical book I’m currently writing, entitled Voices in the Storm: A Journalist’s Memoir, about my early days in Buenos Aires. But first a little background. In 1970, the US government came ...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

EXCERPT 3 FROM ‘VOICES IN THE STORM’ – WHEELING AND DEALING

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Two of the memoir I’m currently writing, entitled...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

EXCERPT 2 FROM ‘VOICES IN THE STORM’ – DESTINY

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Two of the memoir I’m currently writing, entitled Voices in the Storm: A Journalist’s Memoir, about my early days in Buenos Aires. This entry describes the events leading up to my decision, following discharge...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

FROM ‘VOICES IN THE STORM’: A Journalist’s Memoir

The following is an excerpt from Chapter One of the memoir I’m currently writing about my ...
The Southern Yankee: A Writer's Log · 1Y ago

STARTING AGAIN

Every once in a while, I find myself having to apologize to my blog readers. This is alway...