Fort Macon offers treasure trove of history

Fort Macon offers treasure trove of history

Fort Macon in North Carolina I ran across Fort Macon while on a brief getaway to Bogue Island in North Carolina. Though I had hopes of doing some research for my next book while there, I never dreamed I’d run across an old fort that had been used during the Civil War....
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...