Articles

Edwardsville Intelligencer

"Bucky Fuller's Geodesic Dome Nurtures Spirituality," May 2012
"Cathcart's Cafe, Known from Coast to Coast," June 2013
"The Taverns of Stolz Block," June 2013

Forum Journal
The Journal of the National Trust for Historic Preservation

"The Trail of Tears across Southern Illinois:  Garnering State Support for a Historic Trail," Fall 2007, Volume 22, No. 1

Illinois Heritage
A publication of The Illinois State Historical Society

"Roadside attraction:  Collinsville's catsup bottle gets a new owner," January-February 2016

Prairie Land Buzz
(the most recent 12 months' issues are online at The Prairie Land Buzz)

"The Tourist Haven Lives Again as Weezy's," September 2012
"The Bohm Building Stands Sentinel in Edwardsville," October 2012
"Edwardsville's A&W Drive-In:  Root Beer, Cars, and Memories," November 2012
"Dippold's Drug Store:  Gillespie's Corner Drug Store for a Century," December 2012
"When Route 66 Came to Carlinville," January 2013
"A 1931 Motor Tour:  Father and Son Travel from Illinois to California and Back," 
          February 2013
"Museum in a Shed:  Vernon Buske's Collection of Midwest Americana," March 2013
"The Route 66 Alignment That Never Was," April 2013
"Litchfield Museum and Route 66 Welcome Center Opens," May 2013
"Edwardsville's Route 66 Festival," June 2013
"Edwardsville's West End Service Station," July 2013
"Stolz Block Staggered into History on Route 66," August 2013
"International Festival Has Local Connections," September 2013
"Signs, Shrines, Rabbits, and Ramps," October 2013
"Carlinville's Loomis House," November 2013
"The Neon's Back on:  The Relighting of the Vic Suhling Sign," December 2013
"Death on Route 66:  The Murders of Gene Reed and Martin Drenovac, Part One,"
          January 2014
"Death on Route 66:  The Murders of Gene Reed and Martin Drenovac, Part Two,"
          February 2014
"Ghost Sites of Route 66," March 2014
"The Murder of Dr. Maurice Sanderson," April 2014
"Festivals, Blue Carpet Corridor, and Route 66 in Illinois Book Release," May 2014
"Edwardsville's Hi-Way Tavern Lives Again," June 2014
"Edwardsville Garage and Ford Dealerships," August 2014
"A Big Man with a Big Pair of Shoes:  Harry Butler Chevrolet," September 2014
"Automobile Dealer Robert Knetzer:  Edwardsville's Infamous Car Swindler, Part One,"
          October 2014
"Automobile Dealer Robert Knetzer:  Edwardsville's Infamous Car Swindler, Part Two,"
          November 2014
"Harry Baumgartner, Prohibition, and the Green Gables Tourist Camp," December 2014
"Forgotten Route 66:  Collinsville Road," January 2015
"Honeymoons on Route 66:  Mother Jones, an RV Named Max, and a Dream Come True,"
          February 2015
"The Frank Lloyd Wright Connection on Illinois Route 66," March 2015
"Miles of Possibilities:  Major Route 66 Event Coming to Edwardsville," April 2015
"Sisters on the Fly:  Women's Adventure Group Traveling Route 66," May 2015
"Miners, Mobsters, and the Mother Road:  First Annual Blue Carpet Corridor Festival," 
          June 2015
"Watching over Travelers:  The Shrine and The Cross,"  July 2015
"Forgotten Route 66:  The Route through Granite City," August 2015
"Revisiting Legate's Curve:  Legate's Motel and the Hilltop House Restaurant,"
          September 2015
"Miles of Possibility:  Major Route 66 Event Comes to Edwardsville," October 2015
"Historic Hospitality in Litchfield," November 2015
"Read for Kicks on Route 66:  Ben-Gil School Bases Reading Program on Virtual Route 66 Trip," December 2015
"Collinsville's Catsup Bottle Gets a New Owner," January 2016
"Two Bombings and a Murder:  St. Valentine's Day Crimes along Route 66," February 2016
"Architect of Conflict:  Elijah Myers and His Landmarks along Route 66," March 2016
"Movie Palaces:  Historic Theaters along the Blue Carpet Corridor--Part One," April 2016
"Movie Palaces:  Historic Theaters along the Blue Carpet Corridor--Part Two," May 2016
"Come Celebrate Route 66 on the Illinois Blue Carpet Corridor:  2nd Annual Blue Carpet
            Corridor Festival is June 11-12," June 2016
"All Roads Lead to Edwardsville:  Orie T. Dunlap, Edwardsville Road Builder," July 2016
"Mining the Past to Fuel the Future:  the Illinois Coal Museum at Gillespie," August 2016
"When Hollywood Came to Edwardsville:  the Making of the Movie, Stingray," September 2016
"Submarine on Route 66:  Captured Japanese Sub on a War Bond Mission Visited Edwardsville," October 2016
"Livingston's Service Stations:  Teen Hang Out, Repairs, and a Body in a Trunk," November 2016
FICTION "Christmas Eve at the Starlite Motel," December 2016
"Route 66 Resolutions:  Must See Stops along the Mother Road," January 2017
"The Ghostly Hitchhiker of Sunset Hill," February 2017
"Country Singers, Hollywood Actors, and Rock 'n Roll:  Celebrity Sightings on Route 66," March 2017
"A Family Affair:  The Mansholt Family Hospitality Businesses in Litchfield," April 2017
"Six Attractions You May Have Missed on Route 66:  A Half Dozen Unique Stops on the Blue Carpet Corridor," May 2017
"Blue Carpet Corridor to Hold 3rd Annual Route 66 Event," June 2017


Show Me Route 66
A publication of the Route 66 Association of Missouri

"A Trip through Madison County," Vol. 21 No. 2, 2011
"Edwardsville's A&W Drive-In:  Root Beer, Cars, and Memories," Vol. 23 No. 1, 2013
"Cathcart's Cafe:  Known from Coast to Coast," Vol. 23 No. 2, 2013
"Death on Route 66:  The Murders of Gene Reed and Martin Drenovac, Part One,"
          Vol. 23 No. 3, 2013
"Death on Route 66:  The Murders of Gene Reed and Martin Drenovac, Part Two,"
          Vol. 23 No. 4, 2013
"Breakfast at the Crossroads of America:  Carthage, Missouri," Vol. 24 No. 1, 2014
"Our Town, Your Town:  Lebanon's Hospitality History," Vol. 24 No. 2, 2014
"Route 66 in Illinois," (co-written with Joe Sonderman) Vol. 24 No. 3, 2014
"The Ghost Town of Arlington," Vol. 24 No. 3, 2014
"'A Home Away from Home:'  The History of the Wagon Wheel Motel," Vol. 25 No. 3, 2015
"Edwardsville's Place on Route 66:  'Known from Coast to Coast,'" Vol. 25 No. 4, 2015
"New Format 66 Event Wins Raves," Vol. 26 No. 1, 2016
"Baxter Springs Heritage Center:  A Kansas Route 66 Highlight," Vol. 26 No. 1, 2016
"Route 66 in Kansas," with Joe Sonderman, Vol. 26 No. 2, 2016
"Movie Palaces:  Historic Theaters in the Metro East," Vol. 26 No. 4, 2016
Cover Photo:  The Halltown Mercantile, Halltown, Missouri, Vol. 27 No. 1, 2017
"Summer Nights and Double Features:  Missouri's Route 66 Drive-In Theaters," 
            Vol. 27 No. 2, 2017
"Dreams, Designs, and Dastardly Deeds:  The Women of Missouri Route 66,"
            Vol 27, No. 3, 2017

The 66 News
A publication of the Route 66 Association of Illinois

"Dippold's Drug Store:  Gillespie's Corner Drug Store for a Century," Spring 2013
"Edwardsville Dedicates Illinois Scenic Byway Experience Hub," Summer 2013
"A 1931 Motor Tour:  Father and Son Travel from Illinois to California and Back," Fall 2013
"The Neon's Back on:  Relighting of the Vic Suhling Sign in Litchfield," Winter 2013
"Edwardsville's West End Service Station," Spring 2014
"Two New Books for Your Route 66 Collection," Summer 2014
"Edwardsville Garage and the Ford Dealerships," Fall 2014
"A Big Man with Big Shoes:  Harry Butler Chevrolet," Winter 2014
"Honeymoons on Route 66," Spring 2015
"The Frank Lloyd Wright Connection on Illinois Route 66," Summer 2015
"Forgotten Route 66:  The Route through Granite City," Fall 2015
"Historic Hospitality in Litchfield," Winter 2015
"Collinsville's Catsup Bottle Gets a New Owner," Spring 2016
"Movie Palaces:  Historic Theaters along the Blue Carpet Corridor," Summer 2016
"Movie Palaces:  Historic Theaters along the Blue Carpet Corridor," Fall 2016
"Livingston's Service Stations:  Teen Hang Out, Repairs, and a Body in a Trunk," Winter 2016
"The Ghostly Hitchhiker of Sunset Hill," Spring 2017
"Blue Carpet Corridor to Hold 3rd Annual Route 66 Event," Summer 2017

WOW! Women on Writing
An ezine Promoting the Communication between women writers, Authors, Editors, Agents, Publishers and Readers

"Telling the Story in Captions:  Writing Cutlines for Pictorial Histories," Summer 2016
http://www.wow-womenonwriting.com/69-FE-Captions.html