Book About Dad – The Long Lake Journal

The following post has been updated as of 1.11.18… I have a new project in the works, but the idea didn’t pop up and hit me in the face like the Milwaukee Brewers historical book. Instead, it gathered steam after Dad passed away in 2015. As I wrote blog posts recalling time we spent together, I observed…

Baseball Book Review: Wait Til Next Year

Last spring I read a great baseball book that I’d like to briefly review… The name of the book is Wait Til Next Year: A Baseball Memoir and the author is Doris Kearns Goodwin. Doris won the Pulitzer Prize in history for No Ordinary Time and has authored a number of historical books such as…

My 2017 Preview

First and foremost, thank you for your support in 2016! I appreciate the kind words and shares of anything I’ve posted here.  And the support of my work-in-progress Milwaukee Brewers book has been amazing. With that being said, here’s what I’m planning with the blog and book for 2017… Right now I have a story…

Jerry Apps Author Event at Sequoya Library

This past Tuesday (11/29), my wife and I attended a book event presented by Wisconsin author Jerry Apps. His photographer son Steve also was part of the events, as he contributed to “Roshara Journal” – the latest book written by Jerry. Jerry joked that he usually keeps his blog posts to three or four paragraphs.…