Patricia will discuss what inspired her to write, her life as a genealogist and historian, and her publishing process.
Entering Christmasville is the story of Miki Lewis, a project manager of Main Street Alive!, a company dedicated to revitalizing dying towns. She is given her dream assignment to create a history museum in her grandmother’s hometown Elkton, Iowa. But as she discovered pieces of the towns history she also discovers secrets; long buried secrets that her mother and grandmother intended to stay hidden forever.
Patricia M Boardman is from Dubuque, Iowa but has lived in Southern California for 38 years. She started doing genealogy when she was 15. After the documents told her all they could, she began a life long study of history. “Under every stone is a story.” is her motto