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Scotland Research Trip

This Friday, I depart for a research trip in Scotland. Much of it will be family-history related, but not all, and I'm excited about the other parts, too. Two years ago, I spent the last two nights of a brief

Ancestry DNA Experience

A few weeks ago, I received the results of my Ancestry DNA test. The experience of using the test and sending it in was pretty straightforward. Prepare to spit a lot if you're going to do one; the amount of

#SiWC17

So much going on in my life these days, not least of which is planning for this year's Surrey International Writers' Conference. 2017 marks the 25th annual SiWC. We've come a long way from the borrowed classroom in a local