Posts Categorized: Donner Party

Independence Rock

 

Independence Rock

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. If you want to begin at the beginning, go here first. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for helping to make this Read More

Wagon Ruts

Wagon Ruts

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. If you want to begin at the beginning, go here  first. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for helping to make this Read More

Fort Laramie

Fort Laramie

 

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. If you want to begin at the beginning, go here first. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for helping to make this Read More

Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. If you want to begin at the beginning, go here first. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for helping to make this Read More

In the Wild, Wild West

In the Wild, Wild West

 

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. If you want to begin at the beginning, go here first. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for Read More

St. Joseph

St. Joseph

 

 

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. If you want to begin at the beginning, go here first. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for helping to make Read More

Lacon

 

 

Lacon

 

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. If you want to begin at the beginning, go here first. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for helping to make Read More

Setting Off

Last spring, I had the good fortune to retrace the steps of the Donner Party. This post is part of the story of my journey. Big thanks to the Indiana Arts Council for helping to make this happen.

 

Setting Off

 

The Graves family left Lacon, Illinois, in the middle … Read More

Welcome back!

I hope your summer was as relaxing as mine! School is back in session, and I’m lining up school visits now for the year. Please contact me at info (at) skilabrown.com for rates and availability.

Caminar is out in paperback!

And To Stay Alive is just a few weeks … Read More

Documentary anyone?

Did anyone catch this documentary over the weekend?

I did not. But I can’t wait to watch it.

(My kids are insisting I’ll have to do that solo, though. They don’t want to hear “Donner Party” ever again.)

To Stay Alive (my book about the Donner Party) hits shelves next … Read More