Today, the Atlanta History Center, which includes the Margaret Mitchell House, is holding its Fall Folklife Festival. Contributor Beth McKibben is attending with her family and tweeting lots of pics.
by Doug Hoekstra Our children sit three rows in front of us, watching tornados blow across the ceiling of the planetarium in high definition. “Forces of nature” is the name of the show. Next to me, she dozes off. I gently brush the hair from
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