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The Greatest Show

Silver haired and with a brand new knee, Momma peers into a draped diorama of shrunken heads, leaning in to listen to a much pierced young man, with gauge opening in ears big enough you could pass a cup cake through, a handlebar mustache and a Baltimore accent — which is oddly akin to our… Read More

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South Carolina Safari — Walterboro, SC

Here’s a great little road trip y’all can join in on– it includes romance, food, car culture, farming, blackwater swamps and book stores.   Thursday evening, I’m doing a book reading (ok, sometimes it comes off as save-the-earth-preaching) at the Walterboro Farmer’s Market/Colleton County Museum.  (click for time/directions). For Columbia, Beaufort, Charleston, Savannah friends, make an… Read More

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Remarkable people on a road trip to the Haitian/Dominican Frontier

We traveled about 200 miles today.   It took over six hours.  The map makes it look easy and smooth.   But this is Haiti where sometimes pavement turn into goat paths and sometimes street rioters block the entire road with felled palm trees and burning tires.   Well, that was a tiny part of the adventure of… Read More

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