Tag: South

  • Living Rightly

    Living Rightly

    As you may have heard by now, I'm on book tour. Tonight I'm at HUB CITY Bookstore in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Hub City was named by Southern Living magazine as one of the South's finest bookstores and I always try to get up this way[..]
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  • Good doesn’t have a color

    Good doesn’t have a color

    I heard it said all my life. You might have heard it too. "Don't go messing in your own bed." It's a colloquialism. The South is full of them. I grew up in two Souths: The segregated one and the integrated one. Both of them[..]
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  • Ode to Piggly Wiggly

    Ode to Piggly Wiggly

    Perhaps you have heard the  news? Piggly Wiggly has been bought out. It's like someone has come in and hacked away part of my childhood. I can't imagine a world in which the Piggly Wigglys of the world disappear. Vestiges of my growed up years markings[..]
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