Penniman.

Yesterday, a dear friend called to remind me that I had a lecture in the afternoon at a Williamsburg library. Fortunately, I remembered to attend THIS lecture! The 50-mile drive on I-64W was uneventful, which is a little miracle unto itself. I left two hours early,...

Penniman Par-TAY! It’s DONE!

Updated! Good lecture. Good times.  😀 Ghost Towns. Virginia History. Phenomenal Personal Sacrifice. Women workers. And a devastating epidemic that wiped out so many workers that the local cemeteries ran out of space. Penniman has all of these elements and more, and...