For Accuracy’s Sake

As I continue working on writing our seafaring adventures on the “Lucky Bird” I’m tussling with the balance of fiction and fact. Frankly I favor historical accuracy. Truth is stranger than fiction which tends to spin the better yarn. The characters can be fictional but I want to see a…

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Thank Goodness

Have a wonderful holiday! Albert Bierstadt, 1868, “Among the Sierra Nevada, California” is one of my favorite paintings. It is on view at The Smithsonian American Art Museum. Bierstadt often painted very large canvases. This one is 72 x 120 1/8 inches that’s 6 feet by 10 feet! I found…

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