• Lynn Lovegreen on Nome beach

    Nome, Alaska’s Anniversary

    On this day, September 22, in 1898, the “Three Lucky Swedes”: Norwegian-American Jafet Lindeberg, and two Swedish-Americans, Erik Lindblom and John Brynteson, staked the discovery claim on Anvil Creek near Nome. People rushed to get in on the next big…

  • Quicksilver to Gold by Lynn Lovegreen

    My Inspiration: Kelly and Katy

    As it’s traveling season, I am re-running some of my favorite posts. This one from Sept. 5, 2014 is about the inspiration for my YA historical romance Quicksilver to Gold. My novel Quicksilver to Gold is dedicated to Kelly and Katy. Let me tell you…

  • Worth Her Weight in Gold by Lynn Lovegreen

    Worth Her Weight in Gold: Was Ada real?

    While it’s summer and traveling season, it’s a good time to re-run old posts. Here is one from March 14, 2014 about my YA historical romance novella, available as an ebook on Amazon, or with the print version of my novel Quicksilver to…

  • Katy Lovegreen

    Irish Tidings and Happy St Pat’s!

    I have always enjoyed elements of Irish culture. My daughter fell in love with Riverdance at age 4 and was an Irish dancer for about ten years. With that exposure, I also learned a little about Irish language, music and…