Misha Crews

Love stories about old houses and family secrets.

white house beside body of water

It’s December 1st! This means that the holiday season is officially in full swing, bringing pretty lights, gingerbread lattes, the wonderous faces of children as they peek through store windows… and stress. Oh my gosh, so much stress! Is it my imagination, or is the calendar suddenly full, while my bank account is suddenly empty? …

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I’ve posted many times on social media about my love for the Shenandoah National Park, and Skyline Drive in particular. Today I thought I’d share a little history about the park itself. In 1924, the Southern Appalachian National Park Committee was looking for a place to put a national aprk in the Blue Ridge Mountains …

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I know that the spooky season is technically over, but I “met” this house while I was wandering the countryside on the evening before Halloween, and it has completely captured my imagination. I want to write a story about it, so here goes: In my imagination, the house is found by a photographer, a nice …

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