• <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Scull Shoals, Georgia
Lost Town</h1> 			<a class='slider-readmore' href='http://russellink.org/coming-this-fall/'>Learn more</a>
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  • <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Etowah, Georgia
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  • <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Auraria, Georgia
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  • <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Warehouse Ruins at The Shoals</h1> 			<a class='slider-readmore' href='http://russellink.org/coming-this-fall/'>Learn more</a>
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  • <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Mr. & Mrs. Mark A. Cooper in iron caskets</h1> 			<a class='slider-readmore' href='http://russellink.org/coming-this-fall/'>Learn more</a>
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  • <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Lindale, Georgia-
Child laborer, 1911</h1> 			<a class='slider-readmore' href='http://russellink.org/coming-this-fall/'>Learn more</a>
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Coming October 17, 2016 - Lost Towns of North Georgia

Explore North Georgia's shadow lands. Published by History Press. See EVENTS

Our Features

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Digital Rhetoric

Doing things with your words in the digital environment. Presentations, papers, and links.

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The Book

Learn more about my latest book, Lost Towns of North Georgia. Available this fall from History Press.

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Grammar Grips & Writing Tips

Get a grip on grammar - once and for all. Writing tools that work.

Rhetoric: Doing things with words

Digital Rhetoric: Doing Things with Words Online

It is with great joy and relief that I can post my capstone, “Digital Rhetoric: Doing Things with Words Online”.  The free download is located in the digital commons on Kennesaw State University library site. …

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Labor Day? What does it mean anymore?

Norman Hall told the company he was 12, but he was probably 8 years old.
End of summer? Cook-outs? Sales? Politics?
Maybe Labor Day is about all of these things but at the same time  none of …

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Writing and Feng Shui

“Scattered words and phrases hide your word design; it may be time for a writing makeover. Rewriting eLearning content starts by using your word-processing tools to spot wordiness. With practice, concise writing will become your …

It’s always been about you – Cassville

Cassville or the story of Cassville has chased me for years. I went to Cassville Baptist just before 2000. We left just after 9/11. When I left the church, I carried the stories with me and …

Writing Quotes

  • “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” ― Maya Angelou

  • “Do not worry. You have always written before and you will write now. All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.” ― Ernest Hemingway

  • “If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.” ― Toni Morrison

  • “Substitute 'damn' every time you're inclined to write 'very;' your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.” ― Mark Twain

  • “Cut out all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald