Is Van the Universal Man? A modern day da Vinci? As I troll (!) the internet I can't find any field of endeavour untouched by the stubby fingers of George Ivan Morrison. From the Corn and Cotton Genealogy blog I read the amazing, almost bizarre, What Van Morrison taught me about genealogy… post. Here is most of that post by Stephanie Pitcher Fishman followed by a few loyal reader comments. (As I read the reader comments I can't help put think this is how Van Fans or Vanatics sound to outsiders: obsessed and slightly loopy.)
When you don’t need an answer there’ll be days like this
Jen Alford - How wonderful! Those lyrics really do fit well with how genealogy research ebbs and flows. I’m glad you were able to make so much progress on your free day.