The Anthony Woodson House and Farm during the Civil War in Munfordville, Hart County, Kentucky

The Anthony Woodson House and Farm during the Civil War in Munfordville, Hart County, Kentucky Hart County was founded in the year of 1819 from sections of Barren and Hardin Counties. Hart County was named for Captain Nathaniel G. S. Hart, a Kentucky militia officer. During the War of 1812 Captain Hart was wounded at… Continue reading The Anthony Woodson House and Farm during the Civil War in Munfordville, Hart County, Kentucky

~ Bone Dust August ~

It happened in a bone-dust, dry August, in the year of our Lord, 2020; that a secret was to be given in trust. A secret upon receiving that would come with a burdensome price. I will never forget this particular August; it crept upon us like a veiled shadow on the perimeter of the sun’s… Continue reading ~ Bone Dust August ~

~ Children Running our Shadows Down, the Long Roads of Forever ~

I recall a time when we drove underneath a shiny moon, with fire in our souls. The men, Lucinda and me, Michaele Ruby were riding and sharing Christmas whiskey, in the backseat of Grandad’s beat up truck. The luminous elixir shook and shone, in moon lit glass, upon our cotton print dresses set in motion by the… Continue reading ~ Children Running our Shadows Down, the Long Roads of Forever ~

~For My Father, Michael~

My Father, Michael Douglas Flannery, I remember with great fondness and love. He was a quiet, strong and patient man who gave me a sense of security as a child. I admired his patience and passion for the things he loved to do and for the people he loved to share his time with. He was a quiet man… Continue reading ~For My Father, Michael~

Excited to Announce, My Published Book, ‘The Abandoned Story’ Volumes I & II, are now available on Apple iBooks, Kindle and Blurb

The Abandoned Story, A Written and Pictorial Journey of Abandoned Places, Rural Haunts and Small Towns of Indiana by Tommie Flannery Baskis | Blurb Books The Abandoned Story | Blurb Books Blurb ebook: The Abandoned Story by Tommie Flannery Baskis The Links above are for the purchase and preview, of my E-Book and Hard-Copy, Coffee… Continue reading Excited to Announce, My Published Book, ‘The Abandoned Story’ Volumes I & II, are now available on Apple iBooks, Kindle and Blurb

The 200 Year Old Historic Flint Ridge Community and the 1827 Church that was the Cornerstone

The Flint Ridge and Mammoth Cave area was a bustling, vibrant community for 200 years. The tight-knit community took care of its own by teaching their young, farming the very rugged hillsides, operated and showed the caves to interested paying parties to provide for their families. The lovely wood church built in 1827, was the… Continue reading The 200 Year Old Historic Flint Ridge Community and the 1827 Church that was the Cornerstone

~Merry Christmas~ Wishing Blessings of Joy, Health and Love for Everyone!

One of the most beloved stories that has made an wonderful impression upon me since I was a child is the novella by Charles Dickens, ‘A Christmas Carol’, first published in 1843. He wrote about many incredible lessons and messages that have inspired us all. Some of these important words ring true to this day.… Continue reading ~Merry Christmas~ Wishing Blessings of Joy, Health and Love for Everyone!

A Civil War Christmas Letter from Isabel Rose to Major General Jacob Stuart 1862

~ A Civil War Letter from Isabel Rose Stuart to Major General Jacob Stuart, 1862 ~ My Dearest Jacob, I remember looking through the twilight mist, as your wool coat, like great dark wings, moved slowly as you turned to see if I was watching. I was. My darling, that autumn eve in the Year… Continue reading A Civil War Christmas Letter from Isabel Rose to Major General Jacob Stuart 1862

Synfuels Assets Management LLC, Duskflyer Vision Art, Draconis Extraction and Draconis Digesters Wish all of Our Clients, Colleagues and Friends a Very Merry Christmas Season!

Synfuels Assets Management LLC, Draconis Extraction, Draconis Digesters and Duskflyer Vision Art and Productions Wish all of our Friends, Colleagues and Clients a very Merry Christmas Season full of Blessings, Health and Joy of Spirit! Thank you to all of our partners who have put forth much energy, time and resources to make great things… Continue reading Synfuels Assets Management LLC, Duskflyer Vision Art, Draconis Extraction and Draconis Digesters Wish all of Our Clients, Colleagues and Friends a Very Merry Christmas Season!

An October Morning, Learning the ‘Old Ways’ of Sorghum Making at Spring Valley Sorghum Mill in Scottsville, KY

(c) October 2020 By Tommie Flannery Baskis It was one of those crisp October mornings that one remembers as a child; a day that held a promise to be special. The sun glistened upon the dew and the sky was a bright, crystalline blue. Those who know me understand the passion I have for keeping… Continue reading An October Morning, Learning the ‘Old Ways’ of Sorghum Making at Spring Valley Sorghum Mill in Scottsville, KY