Blue Leaf Musings

Musings on interesting news and content from around the web by Nicholas A. Ferrell. N.A. Ferrell is a writer and also a legal research specialist in the area of U.S. immigration law. You can find his long-form articles and content at The New Leaf Journal (https://thenewleafjournal.com/).

The Children's Poem of Artist Maria Oakey Dewing
My Article: "'The Dancing Goat' – A Children’s Poem by Maria Oakey Dewing" I was searching for an article prompt for The New Leaf Journal in the old magazine archives if Project Gutenberg. I found a poem in an 1882 children's magazine by a certain "Mrs. T.W. Dewing." I looked up the name and found ...
History's Witness: Two NY Governor Resignations in 13 Years
Pew Research Center: "With his resignation, New York’s Cuomo joins small group of U.S. governors forced out against their will" Counting Cuomo, only 21 of the nearly 2,400 people who have served as a state governor since U.S. independence have resigned under pressure... Having lived my entire (not ...