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Book Review: Sing, Unburied, Sing

There are limits to what we can do for family…even when we want to do more.

Jojo, at 13, is more of an adult than his own parents.  194 more words

Food For Thought

Interview: Annisah

Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Grew up in: Kuala Lumpur until 2004, then south of Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.

Currently living in: Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

Age: 22… 3,231 more words


Family time

We sped in to Savannah, Georgia

like a couple of bats out of hell. maybe two to three days before we blasted out of florida and Bean got kind of sick. 593 more words


Auf den Spuren von Harriet Jacobs

Heute geht’s nach Edenton, wo Harriet Jacobs, deren Geschichte wir als Schultext gelesen haben, lebte. Sie beschreibt die Schwierigkeiten, die ein versklavtes Mädchen in ihrem Alltag oft erlebte, und auch, wie sie als erwachsene Frau floh und sich 7 Jahre lang in einem Dachbodenwinkel versteckte, alles in der Hoffnung, ihre Kinder davor zu bewahren, weiter in den Süden verkauft zu werden. 1,530 more words

The South

Notes on Athens, Georgia

Joan Didion wrote on the South in her book South and West: From a Notebook which was based on notes she took on a one month trip around the gulf states in 1970. 1,096 more words


Sweet Tea + Short Story

In the South, summer is a big deal. It’s time to go swimming, it’s time to work on your garden, it’s vacation time.

There are a lot of great things about being in the South for summer. 479 more words


Year one

One year ago yesterday, a family of seven- 2 adults, 3 kids, and 2 Goldens- arrived at Shalom Farm in Summertown, Tennessee. We had left Minden, Nevada nearly three weeks before that, and had been adventuring across the country as we transitioned from Westerners to Southerners. 1,189 more words

Farm Life