Snake Jazz by Dave Baldwin

As I work on my historical book about the Milwaukee Brewers, I’ve done the student thing and taken on some “required reading” assignments.  Some of these assignments directly relate to my project, and others are more on the fringe.  My first such assignment was reading Dave Baldwin’s baseball memoir, Snake Jazz.  I actually discovered Mr.…

Let’s Start at the Beginning

I have been writing since being taught how to make the alphabet appear on paper. We had those huge sheets of lined paper that were meant to guide us to keep lines of text straight and what proper height of our letters should be across the page.  About a year ago, my Mom informed me that she…