I'm looking for those special people that love to read non-fiction memoirs. I have one that will draw you in and leave you begging for more. It is based on a World War One journal written by my…Continue
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Here is just one of many compelling journal entries from my grandfather's WWI journal. The Great Promise contains all of his entries. Visit my website wwone100yearanniversary.com to see additional entries and documents.
September 17th–October 13th
On the 20th of September I managed to get a little drop of water to wash my face, for it had not seen water for 8 days and I had not shaved for over a fortnight. I looked at myself in someone’s little…Continue
Posted on May 31, 2012 at 11:46am
In 2014 the world will celebrate the one-hundred year anniversary of World War I. In 2007 I was given my grandfather's war journal and a box containing several of my grandparent's documents.
The journal entries were so detailed and compelling that it motivated me to write a historical war novel that is unlike any other. "The Great Promise" does not address the history behind WWI nor does it dwell on military tactics or strategies. My intention was to transcend the reader…Continue
Posted on May 27, 2012 at 9:10pm