Think about the infinity of one single apple stem.. You know what I’m talking about — that reedy, brown filament... View Article
Author Archives for Jim Riley
About Jim Riley
James Riley is the owner/operator of Riley's Farm in Oak Glen, California and a senior partner in Colony Bay Productions. The father of six children, Riley performs "Patrick Henry" and supervises a living history program visited by hundreds of thousands of school children. He holds a degree in history from Stanford University.
An Early Summer Apple Years ago, when I was a small child, it was difficult to bring in summer fruit... View Article
A Perilous Passage… Absence from Social Media explained.. Our Hero Fears His Head Will Swell Larger Than Mt. Wilshire And... View Article
Colonial Faire (July 9, 2022) Gallery GET YOUR JULY 16 Tickets Here! Special Thanks again to Steve Gores for these... View Article
Special thanks to Steve Gores for these images. The people who bring you Colonial Faire..
My Wife, the Dream Sky-Warrior I laughed my way through an odd, patriotic, wife-affirming dream last night. There I was... View Article
..is knowledge without wisdom, or “why I miss the 1990s..” In order to be fully understood, most lofty ideals require... View Article
Life AND Truth Vindicated.. When you are a historian, you really must take the text seriously. The journals, letters, and... View Article
A Day In A Life.. Monday. June 13, 2022.. Sound sleep, with wild dreams full of Southern California landscapes —... View Article
Even if the world hates him for it.. Disclaimer Number One: It would not hurt my feelings, at all, if... View Article