Hollywood Cemetery: A National Treasure

Hollywood Cemetery: A National Treasure

By far, one of the most beautiful, scenic, and mystical cemeteries I’ve ever visited is the sprawling 135-acre Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Va. The Setting Located beside the James River, Hollywood is spread out across hills and dales, with roads that wind...
Mixing the old and new in San Diego

Mixing the old and new in San Diego

Old Town San Diego In 2016, I had the opportunity to visit San Diego while attending the national RWA (Romance Writers of America) conference. I left time to do some sight-seeing, but not enough! In addition to getting a tour of the naval base on Coronado (where the...
Old Burying Ground in Beaufort, N.C.

Old Burying Ground in Beaufort, N.C.

Walking through the gates of the Old Burying Ground in Beaufort, N.C., is like walking into another dimension. When I visited in September, locusts in the live oak trees were deafening and blocked out all other sound. Established in the early 1700’s, Old Burying...