Welcome to Jim’s World

Welcome to Jim’s World

My world is never boring, is seldom predictable even though I

carefully schedule each week,  is always full of surprises and interesting people, and is almost always an endless opportunity for some type of adventure.  In the last 72 hours, I wrote about a few brutal murders with a Route 66 connection (including a celebrity found nude in a Texas motel room in 1949) for the new book, made a presentation before a capacity crowd that ended with anemic book sales as well as extensive press coverage and favorable reviews, had a wonderful dinner with a very interesting couple, attended a couple of productive meetings and related conference calls, and launched the promotion for a special Promote Kingman historic district walking tour scheduled for March 10. In my spare time I initiated study on the creation of SRT files for the addition of captions to videos, picked up my German lessons (34% proficiency?), finalized arrangements for the next two Friday morning Facebook live programs, and wrote exclusive content posts for our Patreon site, the crowdfunding platform that is a key component in keeping Jim Hinckley’s America going an growing.  The rest of the week looks like it will be just as interesting, just as diverse, and just as busy even though I feel a cold coming on. (more…)