Writers Corner

LOUISBURG, NC Oct. 1, 2015 —  Rev. Luther Coppedge remembers smelling the gunpowder, but he never heard the shot that fired the bullet because he was sleeping. “We still have one of the dressers where they shot over my head while I was in the bed,” Coppedge says of the […]

Franklin County School Desegregation is Topic of October 19 Forum

ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 9, 2015 – On Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Gaither Auditorium of the Museum of the Albemarle, Dr. Douglas Butler, an independent historian and practicing physician, will give a presentation on his recent book North Carolina Civil War Monuments: An Illustrated History. […]

Lecture and Book Signing – North Carolina Civil War Monuments: ...

AN EVENING WITH DAVID MCCULLOUGH RALEIGH, NC March 25, 2015 – Widely acclaimed as a “master of the art of narrative history,” author David McCullough has received both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award (two times each), as well as the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The distinguished writer […]

Museum of History: Author David McCullough Is Coming to Raleigh

Christine Sullivan, an internationally recognized holistic animal healer and author, helps pets, homeless animals and rescues heal from trauma, abuse and more. WILMINGTON, NC Feb. 3, 2015 – Certified Holistic Animal Healer and Reiki Master, Christine Sullivan has brought her animal healing practice to Wilmington and the surrounding counties.  Christine […]

International Animal Healer brings healing practice to Wilmington, NC

January, 25th, Canton, PA–  *Apologies for not having any pictures this time around folks!  I’ll make up for it next time!* So, I haven’t been fair to you guys and gals.  I’ve been pulling my punches because it’s difficult to talk about your life in the first person, without either […]

15,000 miles down

RALEIGH, NC Jan. 9, 2015 – During Black History Month, the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh will feature three programs about experiences of African Americans. The Justice Theater Project will present the original and innovative work Voices That Challenge, which is told through dance, spoken word, and music. The […]

February Programs at the N.C. Museum of History

Eatonville, WA, August 18th, 2014-Los Angeles is not for the faint of heart.  It is a dichotomy of how stunningly beautiful and depressingly ugly life can be.  As I pulled into the LA Greyhound terminal, I had a dollar to my name.  I traded it for quarters and called my […]

A Pirate's Exile: Lost in the City of Angels