WATCH “RWISA” WRITE Showcase Tour – Ron Yates @JHawker69
#RRBC , #RWISA , Watch RWISA Write / August 8, 2017

Welcome, readers!  Today is the 9th day of the WATCH “RWISA” WRITE Showcase Tour!  For each of the 31 days of August, a different RWISA member will be profiled here. I’ll introduce you to some good reading and some very talented writers.  I hope that you will visit each member’s Author Page and their Author Story and share your comments and LIKE their pages.  You may find their books within the RWISA catalog. Please leave a comment below letting me know you’ve stopped by to say hello! Now, Room With Books proudly presents. . .   THE LEGEND OF TOKYO ROSE By Ronald E. Yates INTRODUCTION During a 27-year career with the Chicago Tribune, much of it as a foreign correspondent in Asia and Latin America, I encountered my share of remarkable and unforgettable stories. Some came out of the horrendous suffering I witnessed while covering the wars in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Afghanistan. Others were generated by the bloody revolutions in Guatemala and El Salvador. Still others sprang from the wrenching political upheavals I reported on in places like The Philippines, Brazil, China and South Korea. But there is one story in my journalistic career that I treasure above all the others. That is the story of a Japanese-American woman named…