Tag Archives: James Loewen

“The Real Threat: Us or Them” – Southern Fried Karma reviews Masjid Morning

I was pleased to see on Facebook last week that Southern Fried Karma Press had placed a review of Masjid Morning and another novel on their blog. It is entitled “The Real Threat: Us or Them? by Emery Duffey | Jul 12, 2017 | Southern Culture, Southern … Continue reading

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The great canoe race . . .

Chapter 2 of Canoedling in Cleveland is entitled, “Racing Randy.” Protagonist Jeff and friend Randy are pitted against each other in a swimming race across Hinckley Lake near Cleveland where swimming is prohibited. It’s all to impress Lori, their companion adventurer. … Continue reading

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A Space of Their Own

On Saturday April 28, I took a bus tour in Prince George’s County, Maryland (just east of Washington, D.C.) sponsored by the Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center (PGAAMCC), of North Brentwood, MD. The tour was entitled “A … Continue reading

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Speculation and excitement …

Speculation and excitement of recent weeks turned to anticipation and more excitement in Hyattsville, MD yesterday when Busboys and Poets announced on Facebook that they would open their Hyattsville location Busboys @ Hyattsville 5331 Baltimore Ave. Suite 104 Hyattsville, MD 20781 … Continue reading

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Notes on Rewriting…

Rewriting:  I am currently drafting my third novel and know that I face the more difficult part ahead—the rewrite.  After I develop characters and plot , do all the research to give the story its details and setting, and lay out the scenes in a table, I write the story. That’s … Continue reading

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Busboys and poets…reprise

I have several earlier posts that refer to Busboys and Poets (D.C. 14th & V location). Last spring and summer, soon after I started this blog, I posted many of our experiences related to Busboys and Poets — author presentations, theater … Continue reading

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James W. Loewen at Busboys & Poets

Sales have passed 1.5 million copies for James Loewen’s book, Lies My Teacher Told Me. His book Sundown Towns gives a shocking portrait of racism throughout the country, of white people refusing to let those of other races and religions live in … Continue reading

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