Scott has been on my mind virtually every day, through a family wedding, a sibling retreat, and a series of other events. I've been determined to publish this review of Scott Joplin's life before I travel again next week, and finally, today, it has happened! Yay!
Shutterstock: spatuletail In Horse Thief 1898, 25-year-old Scott Joplin befriends 14-year-old Charlie at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, where they are both performing. Charlie is intrigued by ragtime, which he has never heard before. Even more, he is delighted by the brief friendship they share, which helps him understand how lonely he has been and … Continue reading Scott Joplin 1868-1917