There is one character in Silent Ties whose existence is discussed once and never again. J.P. and Sara had a younger brother. He was the son of James and Emily Tucker. … [Read more...] about Blog 33 | The Other Son
He is a difficult character to analyze. We know so little about him from Missy’s story. She records a few rare interactions. First was the plowing and planting of the … [Read more...] about Blog 32 | James
In my mind he is tall, fair haired with broad shoulders, and hulking arms. He is not overweight, but has a strong massive build. He is physically intimidating. He was … [Read more...] about Blog 31 | Who is Sheriff Hosper?
Aunt Sara appeared to be a background character however her story played an important role in Silent Ties. Most often she was seen not as a person, but as Uncle Roy’s … [Read more...] about Blog 30 | A Dangerous Denial and Dangerous Deception
I’d like to return to the Freedom Riders to discuss the courage of a twelve year old seventh grader in Anniston, Alabama. Her father warned that agitators were coming … [Read more...] about Blog 29 | Janie Forsythe