Category Archives: Announcements

What’s new and upcoming in De Danaan’s professional life

Spokane

Presented Mountain of Shell at the Pacific Northwest History Conference in Spokane/early November. Well received. Working on revisions of my book, Katie Gale’s Tombstone. On contract with University of Nebraska Press and delighted. Goal: finish in two months. I’ve found … Continue reading

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Mountain of Shell

September 29, 2010 Visited Wing Luke Museum in Seattle and arranged for archiving all of Mountain of Shell material next spring. Very happy with the arrangements. Today is Miyoko Sato’s 90th birthday! Happy birthday! Harry Sato accompanied me to the … Continue reading

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Trip to Newfoundland

Wonderful visit. See this study of water and light shot in Gros Morne National Park:

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Mountain of Shell Update

Last Saturday, June 26th, I presented Mountain of Shell to a meeting of the American Haiku Society. Wonderful haiku writers were present. I met several and some promised support for the project. My niece, Dejah Leger, had made the contact … Continue reading

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Wordle of Recent Posts

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Immigration Blues

The past few months have left us spinning. Sink holes in Guatemala City, Israelis seizing and killing aide workers bent on providing goods to blockaded Palestinians, massive environmental disaster in the gulf, deadly upheavals in Jamaica and Bangkok, earthquakes (including … Continue reading

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Around the Great Bend

The Union Tourism Association is publishing a monthly newsletter for communities on Hood Canal. It is called Around the Great Bend. I’ve been asked to write a history column. I’ll post these columns plus columns in progress

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From the Rogue River

Solstice. I can’t see the sun for the fog along the river valley. I hang over the kitchen sink in the river house, into the garden window, to get an internet connection. I’ve been here a month now and have … Continue reading

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Alone Alone About a Dreadful Wood

“Alone, alone about a dreadful wood……” We have conquered many fears. The first was the fear of the many downloads and devices that one must understand in order to have a web presence. The second was the fear of the … Continue reading

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Here’s Reggie

I’ve uploaded a video I produced yesterday called “Here’s Reggie.” I’m still using my Sony Cybershot. Haven’t managed to get around to unpacking new equipment. The boxes sit in the entry way. But I’m learning about video editing and just … Continue reading

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