The massacre of more than 200 persons in Baghdad on the American Thanksgiving Day holiday highlighted anew the violence that is now tearing Iraq apart. During the 2006 U.S. political campaign, progres...
For many reenactors, military and civilian, one of the pleasures of a weekend spent in the field is that elusive moment when everything works. I've heard the sensation called "the bubble," or simply "...
I revised my Civil War novel Hearts of Stone many times before selling it to Dutton Children's Books. My editor only had one major suggestion: Consider a new beginning.If you're revising a novel, co...
Impending danger War without end A President at the helm Who does not listen or bend Diplomacy is not his friend Neither is cooperation As he prefers thwarting Nuclear proliferation Demonizin...
The dash of American soldiers overcoming Iraq desert sand in the triumphant march to Baghdad recalls a colorful experiment in 1855-60 using camels to militarily conquer the great American desert divid...
If you are into history and you love learning about the Civil War then you need to take a trip through Gettysburg. I had the privilege of growing up in the area and was able to spend many weekends in ...
If you are into history and you love learning about the Civil War then you need to take a trip through Gettysburg. I had the privilege of growing up in the area and was able to spend many weekends...
Blood diamonds represent the dark side of the diamond market. The history of blood diamonds provides plenty of examples of why this is the case.Many people have heard the term "Blood Diamonds", thanks...
When Faith and Family's Dr. Richard Land was my pastor over thirty years ago he once described his calling to preach the gospel. He said that the call to preach the gospel was a higher calling tha...
Like Dr. Richard Land I have also seen the importance of becoming involved with the democratic process on every level. It is not as important as the call to the gospel but it is folly to ignore politi...