Edward has written hundreds of acclaimed true crime articles and has won numerous awards for his short stories.
The Unsettling Story Of An Amusement Park
In the 1700s, the Draper family lived on acres of land that would be known as Lake Shawnee Amusement Park. The Drapers were a Native American family, living off the ground and enjoying the fruits of their labor.
Memoirs Of A Paperboy
One second can change your life forever. My one second came when I was just 16 years old. Until now, I have never talked about what happened on the summer day that changed my life. Which set me down the path that brought me to where I am today.
Bitcoin's Decade Long Mystery Unraveled
Bitcoin has long left many an internet detective scratching their chin. It appeared on January 9, 2009, with a mysterious founder. Satoshi Nakomoto was credited as the creator of the currency. There was just one problem, no one with that name existed.
The Dangerous Secrets Of A Doctor
Dr. Alan Canty seemed to have it all. A successful psychologist, he had offices in Detroit and Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan. His patients loved him, even if they thought he was a bit odd. They ignored his peculiar behaviors because he was generous with them, even arranging sessions at his home.
The History And Triumph Of Santa
The way Christmas is celebrated has historical roots. Especially with the man who is at the center of the holiday season: Santa Claus (St.Nick). His story plays a big part in how the day is celebrated. It also helped shape some of the most popular traditions that are embedded in society's consciousness.
The Running Mate Who Changed History
Politics create history. History creates politics. Then there are men and women who helped shape both. Some shaped history in ways that are obvious and easily provable. Others molded society in ways that are more subtle and requires more research than is typical.
The Plot That Killed Governor William Goebel
"Politics have never been this divided," people declare about the current state of American politics. Bipartisanship does seem to be a thing of the past, as both parties dig their heels in on certain issues. However, one needs only to look at the 1899 Governor's race in Kentucky to see how bad it could be.
Divorcee Spaced Out
Relationships can be messy. Breakups are even worse. There is no good way to end a marriage. Custody issues make many divorces even messier than usual. Those complications are a lawyer's dream but take an emotional toll.