J. F. NEWMAN, author site.

"I therefore rest satisfied, and thank God that my lot is to be an American farmer" –J. Hector St. John de Crevecoeur, Letters from an American Farmer (1782).

Paugwonk (coming soon)

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Winter had come to Connecticut. Out of the past it had come, out of memory, out of the New England landscapes in which Nathaniel used to trade, burst from the frames as if the gallery had been turned inside out, and the snow and the cold, scattered, had settled upon the town of Paugwonk.