Written for The Kent Island Heritage Society on the 100th anniversary of the saving of Kent Island from becoming an ordinance testing ground for the U.S. Government. FARMS NOT BOMBS THE SAVING OF KENT ISLAND By Harold O. Wilson One hundred years ago on September 17, 1917, at a little […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
A BOOK OUT OF TIME Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman By Harold O. Wilson In 1962, after three years of graduate school in Massachusetts, I returned to the south to teach French at a prestigious boys school in North Florida. Born and raised in the south as was my wife, we are […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
REFLECTION ON AGING The Boer War Harold O. Wilson When I was twenty-five and just out of graduate school I served as chaplain to an assisted living facility. It was 1963 and we called them “old folks homes” back then. The “old folks” I visited, counseled and sometimes buried made the passage of time […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.