Becky Blanton's Writings
Bloodline: blood·line/ˈblədˌlīn/Noun 1. An animal's set of ancestors or pedigree. 2. A set of ancestors or descendants of one person. 3. A story about beginnings. Bloodlines are the threads that tie us to origins, to family, to history, to the future. Bloodlines ensure the horror survives even if the monster dies. They also ensure heroes rise from the...
Looking back, I think it really started in 1965 when I started writing for my life. Martin Luther King's "bloody Sunday" was on the news. My father was ranting about blacks, making decisions about his life, dental school, the string of affairs he...