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Morning Pages: “They paved paradise and put up a parking lot.”

By Karen Y. Hamilton, October 8, 2017 The moon is up there in a mostly cloudless sky and I can’t resist the pull to put pen to paper. Yesterday was interesting. I am still surprised (dare I say saddened) at … Continue reading

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Writing Poetry – Accessible or Organic?

April 29, 2016 In the MFA program at University of N.C. Wilmington, I was told to make my poetry accessible and understandable. It has occurred to me that this is strange advice actually. Are the Imagists accessible and understandable? Personally, … Continue reading

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Murder in the Everglades is FREE on Kindle today

Free on Kindle today!  Murder in the Everglades…. Ernest Hamilton is a Florida native and graduate of the University of Florida. He lived the first seven years of his life in the Everglades before it became a National Park. His … Continue reading

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Researching the History of South Florida

Join us on the Florida Everglades History Facebook page to share your family history, stories, and research. Connect with others researching genealogies in South Florida. This social media site is for all of those who are researching their family trees … Continue reading

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Jupiter Days Memoir Anthology

(photo courtesy of http://www.elasmodiver.com/JupiterInletLighthousePictures.htm) Those of us who grew up in Jupiter, Florida are passionate about our hometown. Share your memories with the world. Now accepting memoirs, photographs, and art work for the Jupiter Days Anthology! The anthology will be published … Continue reading

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The Best in Florida Historical Fiction

As a native Floridian stretching back many generations, my first love in reading fiction is anything having to do with the state of Florida in her infancy. Today a new novel has been released that is written by a man … Continue reading

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Conch Architecture

An article I wrote in 1997 on the gingerbread designs in Key West, Florida   Click here concharchitecture  for the full article as a PDF.

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Just found the first article I ever had published! I was paid $300 for this piece (article and photography). My father probably spent more than that to drive to Key West with me for the research! Thanks Daddy!

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Visiting Australian teacher finds ‘home’ in St. Pauls, N.C.

This article was written for my column in the St. Pauls Review in the summer of 2008. Continue reading

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