Following is a collection of my best creative, non-fiction written work. All of it was written when I was a newspaper editor.
Ann’s Story: A reflection on the death of my sister.
Columbia Race Riot: A summary of the events in the late 1940s in Columbia, Tenn., revolving around an uprising by the black community.
My Mother the Marine: The story of my mother’s military service in World War II.
Guitar Club: A story about a club of aspiring guitarists at a high school. The story was published in the Columbia Daily Herald newspaper and later picked up by the Nashville Tennessean.
Jim Wright and Weatherford: A newspaper series about the relationship between House Speaker Jim Wright and his hometown of Weatherford, Texas.
The GideonBible: A discovery in an old box brings back memories.