1985 When the sheriff’s office called to say We found your father, he’ll be okay, Chris wasn’t all that surprised. There’d been other calls from law enforcement over the years, and each time, Jerry Jamison had landed on his feet. … Continue reading
At eighteen, Chris Jamison has already experienced a lifetime of tragedy and injustice. Now, just months from high school graduation and the freedom he’s dreamed of, the last thing he wants is more trouble.
His father, Jerry Jamison, fights for labor unions as a negotiator-for-hire. But his methods are unorthodox, his allegiance suspect, and his actions tainted by crippling guilt. Continue reading
An engaging story is propelled by conflict. Without it, reading is as dull as playing poker with toy money. The story of Kenosha is filled with high-stakes, multilayered conflict. Consider the ultimate movie classic, Casablanca. There’s grand conflict, the Nazis … Continue reading
Like My Father Before Me is a work of fiction. Still, much is based on real events. Here are the distinctions… Characters All characters are fictional with the exception of Jesse Jackson and Lee Iacocca, very public figures. Jackson’s comments … Continue reading