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Traditional Arts And Arms Making Workshop – Warriors Trail

The Annual Traditional Arts and Arms Making Workshop will be held October 4th through the 10th at the Conner Prairie Interactive History Park in Indiana.  This event is a Smithsonian Institution Affiliations Program.  Pick up a new skill or elevate your skill set by working side by side and under the guidance of the pros […]


The Gauntlet Runner “Forest Sentinels”

The Gauntlet Runner “Forest Sentinels” Received my copy of Forest Sentinels from the award winning series The Gauntlet Runner.  This is author S. Thomas Bailey’s third installment in the series and I look forward to the read.  I will post a more thorough review of the book at a later date. All three books are available through […]


2014 Event Schedule

The Event Schedule has been updated with new dates for 2014.  There are some dates that have not been verified as of yet.  If there are any living history events that you would like to see listed, contact me and I will get them added.


2013 Fort Massac Grand Encampment

The 2013 Fort Massac Grand Encampment (40th anniversary) was as epic as it was projected to be.  Weather was a bit cool, but overall pleasant.  Saturday night’s firework show was fantastic!  Camped with some of the best people in the world (my reenacting family).  Pictures are in the photo gallery or click here. Already looking […]


Woodpecker Trading Company

I met Bruce Meurer at the 2012 Contemporary Longrifle Association’s annual show and instantly became a fan of his work.  Bruce is a very talented artist/wood carver.  If you check out his Eastern Woodland Indian wood carvings, I would bet you would become an admirer of his work as much as I have. Bruce’s woodcarvings […]


Shades of Death (The Gauntlet Runner Book II) – Review

Immerse yourself into the dense forests of the Eastern frontier during war time.  Follow in the footsteps of legendary historical figures such as George Washington, Edward Braddock, and the Ottawa Chief Pontiac.  Entrench yourself into the drama of loved ones trying to reunite their family across miles of heavily traveled Woodland Indian paths. If you […]


250th Anniversary of the Battle of Bushy Run

The 250th at Bushy Run was an amazing time.  Met a lot of great people and revisited with many friends.  You can’t beat the comradery during living history events.  Looking forward to traveling to a time past with all of them soon.   I believe we would have made Pontiac and his contingency proud. Photos […]