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U.S. Post Office -- Partridge, Kentucky

The US Post Office for the community of Partridge, Kentucky is located about a mile and a half from the Letcher / Harlan County line on an old alignment of US 119. 18 more words


Sons of the American Revolution (2017)

I recently had the honor to present a lecture titled “Our Overmountain Men: A Brief Overview of the Revolutionary War in Western Virginia (1775-1783)…and what it means for us today” to the Daniel Boone Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution at the West Virginia State Archives in Charleston, WV. 103 more words


Laws of Attraction

You asked me to smother the road, I saw you tumble into the woods.
Together we crash in a hundred directions.
Not suddenly unwhole,           but shattered jigsaw… 110 more words


mid-week round-up

What are you up to this week? As you might notice from the links below, I’m starting to get in the holiday spirit! I love schemin’ and dreamin’ about Thanksgiving foods, gift shopping, decor, Christmas cards, and blog posts for y’all. 214 more words

Wednesday Links

Book Review: The Love that Split the World

Henry, Emily. The Love That Split the World. Razorbill, 2016.

Kentucky isn’t a glamorous state. The weather changes frequently–you can go to work sporting a cardigan on a frigid morning and find yourself sweating as the temperature rises at day’s end. 645 more words

YA Lit