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Happy 90th, Governor Edwards

Legendary – okay, some would say infamous – Louisiana governor Edwin Edwards turns 90 today. He was the state’s governor when I was in college. He was actually governor when a lot of people were in college, considering that he served four terms and had one of the longest tenures of any governor in American history. 428 more words

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Little Green Apples

well, that’s over for another year.

The combination Festival weekend (Tennessee Williams and Saints & Sinners) was, as always, a lot of fun and inspiring. It’s always lovely to see friends I don’t get to see very often (if at all), it’s always fun to talk about writing, and listening to writers and readers talking about books and stories and so forth always rejiggers my creativity (which, granted, has been working overtime lately but hasn’t had the requisite ‘park ass in chair and type’ drive that is necessary to get anything done. 403 more words

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PACE moves pride picnic to April -- Pride in the Park family picnic 8 April 2017

For Immediate Release
PACE moves its pride picnic to April: Pride in the Park family picnic, 8 April 2017

Shreveport LA — 17 March 2017 — 202 more words

Louisiana Politics

The craziest election you've never heard about is going on in Louisiana

There’s a very weird election going in south Louisiana that parallels almost exactly what happened during the Clinton/Trump election cycle. Some people are calling it the Trump effect. 1,627 more words

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