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Southern Passive-Aggressive Behavior

Southerners are known for their manner of speech. A woman from the South was talking to her young son about why all their relatives from the North talk funny. 889 more words

Jesus

To believe or not to believe

I don’t believe in God. My insouciant convictions have left me conspicuous to the masses. Sticking out like a sore thumb, throbbing and purple, the bandaging always wearing off and causing greater discomfort than serving a purpose of healing. 368 more words

Writing

Talking Soul Food with Adrian Miller

Pop South is pleased to introduce readers to Adrian Miller, author of Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine (UNC Press, 2013), which won a prestigious… 878 more words

American South

Beyond a Book Review: Gone With the Wind--Reading the Book

Books have a knack for arriving into my life at the right time. Like The Cloister Walk when I needed to be reminded of my silent, sacred writing space and different types of community. 1,133 more words

Reviews

Major Characters in ‘Absalom, Absalom!’ by William Faulkner

“Absalom, Absalom!”  by William Faulkner was  first published in 1936. The novel is about three inter-related families in the American South before, during, and just after the American Civil War. 560 more words

Literature

I've been coughing a lot recently...

Now, I will readily admit that I am not a doctor (I am related to one) but from what I’ve gathered over the years coughing is the body’s way of trying to get rid of an infection. 720 more words