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Jean Lafitte | Jean Lafitte

loren-rhoads's picture
Jun.23.2013
Jean Lafitte Historic Park We stepped out of the van into the heat.  The air was alive with the songs of insects:  cicadas, grasshoppers, flies whining through the air.  We covered our exposed flesh with bug spray as a woman hustled off the trail.  "The yellow flies are biting...
mayra-calvani's picture
Dec.22.2011
A World of His Own is an enjoyable historical novel set in New Orleans in the early 1800′s. The novel spans a few years and centers around the life of Andre Raphael de Javon, an ambitious and handsome Frenchman who comes to America in order to become one of the richest plantation owners in...