Long Distance Death

In 1864, during the battle of Spotsylvania, Union General John Sedgwick berated his cowering troops for trying to stay hidden from Confederate sharpshooters positioned over 1,000 yards away.  Sedgwick marched up and ...

How to Spot a Witch

In honor of Halloween, I thought I’d write briefly about a book that was used for hundreds of years by Men of Science—although the science of the middle ages—and Men of Theology—zealots who used heavily ...

Mankillers

One of the main characters in my third novel is a serial killer named William Estes McGill.  A charming, intelligent man, his personality is based on research that I’ve done on ...