E.C. Waters created a nascent business on Yellowstone Lake in 1891 with a prosperous passenger steamship, the Zillah. In 1905, he launched a larger ship (named after himself). Two years later, he was banned from the park because of his belligerent behavior and poor stewardship.
I am humbled and gratified that Burning Ground, my historical fiction novel set in 1871 Yellowstone, was recently named a Category Finalist for the 2022 Eric Hoffer Book Award. This recognition follows the previous award of Best Multicultural Fiction book of 2021 by American Bookfest. [The Eric Hoffer Book Award honors the memory […]