The Bombing of Hiroshima and Radiation Poisoning

Since today is the anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, I thought it would be a good time to elaborate on the physical results that people endured. I would also like to mention the mental struggle others had with not only executing the mission, but also understanding what they realized happened to the innocent. War…

Remember

Our worthy forefathers, let’s give them a cheer, To climates unknown did courageously steer; Thro’ oceans to deserts for Freedom they came, And dying, bequeath’d us their freedom and fame. In Freedom we’re born and in Freedom we’ll live. From John Dickinson’s, “The Liberty Song.”   In the beauty of the lilies, Christ was born…

The Woodruff-Fontaine House Museum

In May of 2019, I made plans for myself to visit Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. There were two events I thought would be nice to attend: 1) A memorial for local elite, Mollie Woodruff, the revealing of her new headstone, and a reception at the historic home thereafter. 2) A Bicentennial lecture in The…