Fred Dickey's Island of Human Drama

         A novelist who believes every life is an adventure.

Fred Dickey's Interests

Family and Friends and Neighbors 

Writing, editing, journalism.

History. especially American history, California history and the 19th Century.

The Arts: opera, classical music, drama, film

The Music of Cecilia Bartoli

Politics and debate

Geneaology of the Dickey family

Sports (especially football and rugby)

Country living; country and southern folk music

School Friends: Dekalb High School and Northern Illinois University

Travel: especially to historic places


 Kathy and Fred at Peter's Palace (Peterhoff Palace) in St. Petersburg, Russia.