Things I’d Like to Write About

1. Lighthouses. In particular the lighthouse in Tilamook Bay.
2. Beekeepers. I’ve always wanted to write about Brother Adam, a monk who kept bees and lived to be 95.
3. Pinkerton detectives. Amazing role in the labor struggles of the 19th century.
4. Copper mining.

What about you?

4 thoughts on “Things I’d Like to Write About

  1. 1) My grandfather who, during the Great Depression, traversed the country working a series of odd jobs before marrying my grandmother and lumberjacking for the Army during the Second World War. He also had a knack for identifying the exact geographical region a person was from by the person’s accent, and I don’t mean broadly like “oh, you’re from the south” but he could nail the exact state and sometimes even a specific region within the state.

    2) I’d also like to write about the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921

    3)The Spanish Civil War.

    4) Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.

    5) Baseball.

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