The Optimist’s Umbrella is the home for the creative works of William Brust, a writer from Atlanta, Georgia in the United States. In addition to writing, he is also skilled at cooking omelets, changing tires, and making people laugh.

On this site, you will find the continuing adventures of Bubblegum-Man and In His Spare Time.

You can tweet the author @MrWBrust (he’s like a happy puppy!) or @10000ce (history comes alive!)

We update sometimes!