Monthly Archives: October 2011

Can I Say Here What I Was Too Chicken to Say There?

Dear friend, My heart broke this afternoon as I listened to your story and tried to understand even a fraction of the horror you’ve lived through. I knew bits and pieces from the brief notes you’ve sent me before, but those messages … Continue reading

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Southern Americana, Louisiana Book Festival & Tricia Goyer, all tomorrow on ATS LIVE!

How about a piece of Southern Americana? This is Mammy’s Resturant. She stands south of Natchez, MS on Highway 61, and yes, she’s open. I snapped her picture on the way home from the Louisiana Book Festival in Baton Rouge, … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving Challenge

*****I’m posting y’all, because this is our official All Things Southern Thanksgiving Challenge. After reading this post, consider asking those loved ones you gather with this Thursday to join you in rescuing a child trapped in sex-trafficking. $128 will free … Continue reading

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ATS LIVE and My (Not So) Storybook Life!

Hey y’all, I’m fresh in from Bainbridge, GA (see post below) and running low on words this evening, but give me a night to recharge and you just know I’ll be good to go!  You can’t keep a good storyteller down, you … Continue reading

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Bainbridge knows how to throw a Belleabration!

It’s Sunday morning and I’m about to head for the airport, pointed towards home with a stack of stories. I do believe I’ll be leaving a bit of my heart here in Bainbridge, Georgia, but I’m okay with that. I’m … Continue reading

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Georgia on My Mind!

When one stops completing unpacking one’s suitcase in favor of adding to and taking from it for the next trip, one may be on the road too much, ‘ya think?! But that’s neither here nor there, y’all. Now is no time to … Continue reading

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Q & A with a real agent on today on ATS LIVE!

No, silly! Not that kind of agent. 🙂 Hey y’all! Are you dreaming of getting published and wondering where to start? Have you written that book but have no idea where to turn? Could you use some insider information? Yeah, I … Continue reading

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Another round of the Caption Game, anyone?

Hey y’all, checking in quickly before I check out for the night. I’ve stuffed several days into one here trying to get ready for yet another road trip and the brain is officially shutting down. I’m going to let the … Continue reading

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ATS LIVE t/row! A Call-In Extravaganza with the Belles of Southern Belleview

Hey y’all! It’s Sunday evening and I should be prepping for tomorrow’s ATS LIVE radio show but, really now, that would imply that I might actually go by my notes, right? HAHAHAHA! Like that’ll happen! Those of you loyal listeners know full … Continue reading

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