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My cousin, Jackie Zaccardo, took this photo 111020. Fishing on the Green River in central Kentucky.

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Howdy y’all

Today, October 19, is National Kentucky Day, celebrating our 1792 statehood. (my mother-in-law was present in 1792, became very teary eyed.) Photos: Red River Gorge. 1837 Old Capitol.

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Headley Hill Manor

In 1385, my ancestor, Farnham Suddeth, sailed from England to North America and established Headley Hill Manor in the wilds of Jefferson County Kentucky. To this very day, serfs plow fields of flax, barley, and oats with oxen. Jousting and and archery are favorite pursuits of the manor’s owners. Signed, Farnham Suddeth VII.

[Editor’s note: Mr. Suddeth made his coffee too strong today]

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Sunset, July 2018, Okolona Kentucky. Ethan Suddeth photo.

 

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The Cherokee Trail of Tears had 3 paths in Kentucky. The northern-most trail passed near Hopkinsville (broken line). The middle trail followed the Tennessee River (blue line). The southern line crossed the Mississippi River at Columbus-Belmont State Park (dark line). The family in my novel, Stone Man and the Trail of Tears, tried to escape from the Trail of Tears. NPS photo, near Princeton, KY.

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Hurry up sundown

The sun has almost set over the former Wet Woods swamp, Okolona, Kentucky. Ethan Suddeth photo.

 

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Sunset Okolona Style

Ethan Suddeth captured this sunset in Okolona, Kentucky. I believe he used filters on his camera. (I am not a photographer)

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Into the Storm

A storm in the heavens but calm near the earth. Photo by Ethan Suddeth. Okolona, Kentucky, no date.

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Halloween Kentucky Style (middle readers, Diversion Press, paperback)
Mike and Timmy try to scare Alice and Rosie. The trick’s on them when a younger neighbor and a homeless man team up to give them a real Halloween scare!

ISBN:  978-1-935290-16-2

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Green River Writers met at the Kavanaugh Center in Crestwood, Kentucky from Thursday, January 22 to Sunday, January 25. About 20 writers from Ohio and all over Kentucky met to critique each other and to participate in writing exercises. They helped me with a YA fantasy, Osiris Must Die, and a poem, “Hey, Little Snowflake.”

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