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Two Poems in Steel Toe Review

My poems “How to Do Nothing” and “And All Around, the Withered” have been published in Volume Four of Steel Toe Review, available for purchase… 14 more words


Atlanta, Georgia: Little Five Points Neighborhood

A few last photos from Atlanta, Georgia in October 2016. Little Five Points neighborhood.

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Atlanta, Georgia: MLK Birthplace, Hometown, and Tomb in Historic Sweet Auburn

We actually ended up walking all around the neighborhood MLK Jr was born in and grew up in on the anniversary of his “I Have a Dream” speech. 158 more words


Atlanta, Georgia: Art and Americana in Sweet Auburn

In October 2016, a Nashville friend mentioned she was house-sitting for a few weeks for her brother in Atlanta, Georgia. Since I’d never been to Atlanta, I promptly invited myself to stay with her for the weekend, and we spent two days exploring this amazing city. 266 more words


Natchez Trace Parkway (Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee)

After almost a week in Alabama and Louisiana–including a day in Lafayette, Louisiana, and a night spent on a houseboat Airbnb on the Vermillion River, none of which I seem not to have photographed–a we rounded off our amazing… 104 more words


Snake panic, friend panic

Tanner finally stops. He looks around but doesn’t see me. He settles on a hefty rock and lights a cigarette. “Tanner,” I say quietly so I don’t scare him out of his railroad pants. 584 more words

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