Tag: Clean Dry Socks: Diary of a Doughboy

RECAFFEINATED MONDAYS: Land Ho!

On this day in 1607, British colonists landed at Cape Henry, Virginia, the first landfall of the company that would establish the first permanent English settlement in North America. Captain Christopher Newport, and the three ships, the Susan Constant, the Godspeed, and the Discovery, dropped anchor at Cape Henry, on April 26, 1607 before sailing …

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Thank You, Veterans

My father too, was destroyed by the war. They say that he was one of the lucky ones who got to come home, but he never really came home and he never really left the war. Frances Russell in Clean Dry Socks: Diary of a Doughboy. Today is Veteran’s Day, or Armistice Day, the day …

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