In Progress:

Back Roads of West Virginia: Volume 1


/ December 2020 release date.

/ More than 30 years after writing his first article for Goldenseal magazine, Carl E. Feather rolls out his first compilation book of Goldenseal articles and unpublished West Virginia stories. This book focuses on Tucker County people and landmarks.


My Fathers’ Land

My father, Carl J. Feather, standing on the edge of the “Feather Farm,” which was owned by his grandfather, Walter James and Estella (Harsh) Feather, in Eglon, West Virginia.

This new book traces my family’s ties to West Virginia from the Rhineland of Germany to the battlefields of the Revolutionary War; from the mountains of Preston County, W.Va., to the flat lands of Ohio. Status: Research and writing under way; anticipate publication in late 2021.