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Black journalist honored for Emmett Till Coverage (‘civil rights champion’)

News Release Youngstown State University to Present Honorary Degree and Activity Card to Iconic Black Journalist and Civil Rights Champion 12/04/2013 | 12:48pm US/Eastern Recommend: 0 Trailblazing reporter Simeon Booker, an award-winning black journalist whose coverage of the Mississippi murder of Emmett Till in 1955 is credited with galvanizing the civil rights movement, receives an […]

Walkin’ my dog near a dress shop in Cuenca, Ecuador

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I love walking into stores and looking at the old floor tiles in Cuenca’s colonial district. We just walked by this opening to a dress shop and I noted the floor. Spectacular! Benji always wants to wander inside, but hes not usually welcome. Cuenca is where the final chapters take place in The Plan. I […]

Come along with Susan and Benji for a daily walk in Cuenca, Ecuador

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This old multi-story building on Simon Bolivar Avenidad is under repair. Benji and I walked by just this afternoon. We could smell fresh bread wafting from the panaderia, directly across the street. How we love our daily walks in Cuenca, Ecuador.

Did a Vicksburg, Mississippi Detective Know Too Much About Assassination Plans of JFK?

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Why shouldn’t truth be stranger than fiction? Fiction, after all, has to make sense. –Mark Twain Infamous location of New Orleans JFK assassination connection I believe there is a Mississippi link to the assassination of Presideent John F. Kennedy. I think that a Vicksburg private detective was killed because he walked into the planning center and […]

Talk to Strangers. It’s a good thing if you’re selling books!

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Sharing your book with a stranger or a friend Your parents probably told you not to talk to strangers. But it is a good thing to do if you are selling your book or ebook. I have to admit that I’m having a lot of fun selling my book to people whom I’ve never met. […]

First book in Clinton Moore Thriller Series —

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Share| What secrets were behind this rusty fence? The Plan  Book 1: Clinton Moore Thriller Series  I met a woman in the Mississippi Delta with a story to tell. She was driving me home from the small town of Drew to Parchman Penitentiary where I lived with my husband, who was the prison’s chief psychologist. That […]

Did Mississippi U.S. Senator James O. Eastland Help Plan the Kennedy Assassination?

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U.S. Senator James O. Eastland was also a cotton planter in the Mississippi Delta. In my new book The Plan, I’ve written quite a lot about the late Mississippi U.S. Senator James O. Eastland. This new book is historical fiction and Eastland is one of the “real” people I’ve used to tell the story of two […]

Tell Stories in Your News Release; Sell Your Book With Memories

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PRWeb often gives advice on how to develop a strong news release. One way of spreading the word about your new book is through free news releasees. I’ve always used PRLog with great success. Sometimes when I’m a little cash rich I buy a release (about $49), but usually I use the free version. Typically, […]

Here’s a Twist on the Emmett Till Story (Also on JFK and MLK Assassinations)

What could happen today to someone who poked around unsolved murder cases, trying to pick up new facts? And what if they learned too much? The tight bond between Clinton and Joe, two gay, black lawyers (one of them, married) is broken when Joe is reportedly found hanged. A suicide seems impossible to Clint, and […]

When You Retire, You Have Time To —

Retirement = Doing What You Want To Do The tight bond between Clinton and Joe, two gay, black lawyers (one of them, married) is broken when Joe is reportedly found hanged. A suicide seems impossible to Clint, and Joe’s widow is acting cagey. Clinton Moore believes Joe Means was tortured and murdered, and that his […]