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Two Sides

Nostalgia strums and trickles down to the stomach like salt in the sands-of-time hourglass of the American West from which I came and
the South knows much more of blood and trickery and in the sweat beading out from laborers forearms is the painfully slow beat of minutes stretching hours and hours spanning lifetimes and… 280 more words

Thoughts: The Cutting Season by Attica Locke

Belle Vie is a beautiful, sprawling estate in Louisiana, the ideal place for wedding parties. Oh, and it’s a former┬ásugar cane plantation turned museum theater. 429 more words

Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads by Paul Theroux

Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads by Paul Theroux

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One of the most acclaimed travel writers of our time turns his unflinching eye on an American South too often overlooked… 213 more words


IN THEATERS (SF) - "The Keeping Room"

The Keeping Room (2015; Dir.: Daniel Barber)


By Daniel Barnes

*Opens tomorrow at the Landmark Embarcadero Center Cinemas in San Francisco and the Landmark Shattuck in Berkeley. 188 more words

In Theaters

Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

There has been so much press and controversy surrounding this “newly found” early work by Harper Lee that it is difficult to read it without all of that coloring one’s impressions. 280 more words



My husband and I have been blessed with extraordinary family. Our parents, siblings, nieces and nephews, and grandparents are what you’d call amazing.

Supportive, loving, fun. 396 more words


To Kill A Mockingbird

To Kill A Mockingbird

Harper Lee

Harper, An imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2010

 This was out 4th reading of this wonderful book and it was and is the very best book we have ever read. 1,053 more words

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