MOREHEAD CITY, North Carolina — Archaeologists on Friday raised an anchor from the Queen Anne’s Revenge, the ship that pirate Blackbeard and his crew intentionally grounded off the North Carolina coast in 1718. The nearly 3,000-pound anchor is the largest artifact yet recovered from the wreck of the notorious pirate’s flagship. The anchor was atop…
I had the chance to pause and investigate what it was I thought I saw, and it may give us a clue to Rey’s ties with Luke Skywalker.
In this quick fact, I use an excerpt from Blackbeard’s Lost Treasure and let one of the characters tell you about the sinking of the Queen Anne’s Revenge.
In this Blackbeard Quick Fact, I tell you how and where Blackbeard got his flagship, The Queen Anne’s Revenge.
In this quick fact, I tell you the cringe-worthy reason behind one of Blackbeard’s most notorious exploits. Ouch.
In this quick fact, I unveil the first excerpt to Blackbeard’s Lost Treasure!
In this third fact about Blackbeard, I tell you how the pirate made his enemies believe he was a demon.
This is the second fact I have to tell you about Blackbeard in the lead up to the release Blackbeard’s Lost Treasure, and this one really surprised me.
In the days leading up to the release of Blackbeard’s Lost Treasure (April 28,2016 – Black Rose Writing), I am going to give my readers–or anyone with interest in the legendary pirate–some of the notes I took as part of my research for the novel.
AH-CHOO! “Bless you.” HA-CHOO! “Gesundheit.” It’s automatic. It’s a reflex. When someone sneezes in a crowd, there is always someone, or someones, who respond with one of the above phrases. It’s almost a part of the collective-conscience or social mind. It’s a custom that we use simply because most people around us throughout our lives…