Childhood Hero

Childhood Hero

Amsterdam Station, Platform 2. When I told my wife that I wanted to visit a museum during our honeymoon, she wasn’t impressed.  But near the end of a beautiful 30-hour layover in Amsterdam, we went to the very grandly designed central station, got Burger King...

Family Heritage

It was my first time to visit Grandma Janie’s gravestone, and I didn’t expect anyone to be there, except for me, Mei Ying, and my mom. But an older gentleman approached us and asked if we were family. 43 years ago, the church had honored Janie Ragland...
Foster Father of a Nation

Foster Father of a Nation

George Eskridge was taken by Welsh traffickers to Virginia, where he worked on a plantation for 8 years. Eventually, he studied law in England, and returned to Virginia, where he became a politician. Later, he adopted an orphan girl named Mary, whose parents had been...