For years I had heard about the Artists' Colony that operated on Ocracoke Island in 1940 & 1941. It was a fascinating story about Bohemian writers, poets, and sculptors, intertwined with local lore and suspicions about German spies. But the stories I had heard were sketchy. After years of on-and-off research I was finally given a key piece of information that allowed me to put together most of the puzzle. The result is our latest Ocracoke Newsletter. Click here to learn more about this interesting story: Ocracoke Artists' Colony
Philip's new book, Digging up Uncle Evans, History, Ghost Tales, and Stories from Ocracoke Island, was published in mid-November. Based on his popular "Down Point" Ghost & History Tour, the book is a compilation of fascinating island history, creepy ghost tales, and other local legends. Click HERE to go directly to BlackSquallBooks.com to learn more, read the first chapter, and place your order.