Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Lance and Chuck Perform at Florida's Stonewall Museum

Lance Ringel and Chuck Muckle brought their dramatized reading of the hit novel Flower of Iowa to an enthusiastic audience at the Stonewall National Museum & Archives in Fort Lauderdale, FL, on Thursday evening, January 15. 

Author Ringel and his spouse, actor/singer Muckle, read and performed three excerpts from the book, portraying American soldier Tommy Flowers and his best buddy, British soldier David Pearson. Muckle further enhanced the proceedings with several songs made popular during the Great War, including “It’s a Long Way to Tipperary” and “Over There,” while accompanying himself on accordion. 

To purchase Flower of Iowa, please click here.

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Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Performance at the Stonewall National Library

Lance Ringel, author of the acclaimed World War I saga Flower of Iowa, will read excerpts from his eBook, joined by his spouse, actor-singer Chuck Muckle. Mr. Muckle will also perform several songs made famous during The Great War, such as “Over There” and “It’s A Long Way to Tiperrary.”

"Gay in the Great War," a dramatized reading from the novel Flower of Iowa, presented by author Lance Ringel with period music by Chuck Muckle, takes place on Thursday, January 15th, from 7:00 PM until 8:30 PM at the Stonewall National Library, located at 1300 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304. Admission is free.

Stonewall National Library is the largest LGBT circulating library in the United States, holding over 26,000 books, DVDs and more than 60 national and regional periodicals.

For more information, call (954) 763-8565 or visit

PLEASE NOTE: The venue has been changed to the Stonewall Library for this event.