*Originally published on the Movie City USA blog on August 21, 2007
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Say hello to Opie, my writing cheerleader, taskmaster, cute companion and occasional muse.
He showed up on my doorstep several years ago when I was working on a short story involving a hagfish. 354 more words
In Oriental, it’s all about the water. And during the first weekend in July, Oriental celebrates its favorite saltwater fish, the croaker. The annual Croaker Festival is a weekend-long old-fashioned Independence Day celebration: regattas, pageants, bake-offs, street dancing, fireworks, and vendors selling lemonade, deep fried twinkles, funnel cakes and a variety of local foods. 150 more words