Imagine... Fiction with Heart
Q & A
April 7, 2018
How can a "Workshop" help the weary? Isn't that a contradiction in terms?
For writers, yes and no. I'm making plans to attend what is probably my favorite writing workshop. Southeastern Writers Association holds their annual workshop at St. Simons Island, Ge...
February 18, 2017
The Legal Battle
Roger Milliken, age 90
In one of the most complicated and still-studied labor cases in history, the decisions went back and forth for 24 years until finally settled in 1980.
The Union came back at Milliken swiftly. The TWUA stated the action...
February 16, 2017
The Union Vote
On September 6, 1956, the employees of Darlington Manufacturing voted, by a margin of just eight votes, (256-248) to join the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA). The win was celebrated by cheering workers driving through the streets of Da...
February 12, 2017
Between Nowhere and Lost was inspired by true events surrounding Darlington Manufacturing Company, a 73-year-old textile mill in Darlington, South Carolina.
When I began this book, my intention was to write a love story, but my character needed a job...
Workshops for the Weary
Darlington Manufacturing, Part 3
Darlington Manufacturing, Part 2
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