Dinner With Four Ancestors

I have found a great blog carnival called the Carnival of Genealogy.  This edition involves us writing about having dinner with four ancestors…my story: (fiction to follow) I’m searching through documents in the courthouse basement and realize I’m starting to get a little hungry.  My dad, who always goes with me, says he isn’t the least […]

Journals – Windows into the Past

Despite the advent of computers, CD’s and DVD’s, the written word – books – are still enormously popular. Go to your local bookshop and take a look at the number of new releases. And what about the Harry Potter phenomenon?  The thirst for the written word, despite modern technology, shows no sign of abating. There […]