The Long Last Ride of John Kennedy Toole

By William Caverlee Biloxi, Mississippi, is only eighty-seven miles from New Orleans, a brief drive up US 90, along the […]

A Visit to Harper Lee’s Monroeville

By Caroline Kerr Taylor It was a blistering hot and muggy August day when I arrived in Monroeville, Alabama. After […]

The Southern Vampire Mysteries: How to Survive the Fall without True Blood

by Amanda Festa   For the past five years, summer has brought many much-anticipated guilty pleasures.  Beach days, BBQs, Sam […]

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings: Cross Creek

Cross Creek belongs to the wind and the rain, to the sun and the seasons, to the cosmic secrecy of […]

Thomas Wolfe: Look Homeward Angel

In the novel, Look Homeward Angel, Thomas Wolfe described the stone statue of an angel, which stood for years on […]