Quest for the Truth

My quest to find the truth about Nat Turner, and the discrepancies that I uncovered, has made me question what has been handed to us as the historical reporting of slave-related events. Might there have been more slave uprisings than has generally been reported? Might there be deletions from or…

Miss Easter’s Quilts

One of the most beloved characters in The Resurrection of Nat Turner is Miss Easter (or auntie Easter, depending on who’s speaking of her). She is based on the real-life woman, Easter, who was the captive/slave remembered for having saved her mistress, Lavinia Francis, during Nat Turner’s uprising. According to…