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My WGN radio interview about my novel and the War of 1812

It begins about 15 minutes into Mike McConnell’s morning talk  show. I’m interviewed about my forthcoming novel, Madness: The War of 1812, the Fort Dearborn Massacre and the war itself. Here’s the link to the show.

I'm interviewed on WGN-720 at 9:35 a.m. Thursday about the War of 1812

WGN Radio host Mike McConnell interviews me at 9:35 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 16 about the war and my forthcoming historical novel, Madness: The War of 1812. I assume we will discuss the controversial question of whether the Fort Dearborn Massacre was really a “battle.”

El español no se habla aquí

As is my habit, my alarm clock radio is set to WGN 720 radio, but this morning I awoke to folks talking in Spanish. “I must have,” I thought in my haze, “accidentally set it to the wrong station last night, maybe a Spanish-speaking one.” I turned to change the station and discovered I hadn’t.... Read more »
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