A BIG giveaway for 'Dream With Little Angels.' Yazoo City, Mississippi's Literary Walkway. 'The Resurrectionist' out this week. World of Carl Sandburg, Pipe Dreams and Superzelda in Literary Events. And a story about a shell lamp in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Our full Summer Reading List and more summer reads from SheReads and NPR. Zooey Deschanel as Amelia Bedelia. A book on Haunted Lafayette. Susan Rebecca White's book launch party in Georgia and "Superzelda" in Literary Events. And a poem about summer in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Flannery O'Connor finally speaks, direct from Lafayette. What we're reading. The best horror stories and a sensory visit to the Eudora Welty House in Literary News. Zora Neale Hurston on fashion in (Non)Required Reading. Accolades for Deep South writers & a poem about the ghostly wives of Jefferson Davis in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
by Tom Honea
Even for a week night the crowd had not been good. None of them seemed to understand music. Warren did things with the guitar that he knew none of them had ever heard before. He played Jimmy Rogers railroad songs in a four–four beat, played it again in an eight–four beat.