Blog Post

Win a copy of one of my books, just by following the blog

I’m having a little contest, y’all. I’m giving away copies of my books to 10 (TEN!) people who are signed up to follow my blog via email by midnight Wednesday, October 25 (that includes those already signed up). If you don’t enjoy my posts on the weird places I visit or southern humor, you can… Continue reading Win a copy of one of my books, just by following the blog

Blog Post

How to have the best first wedding anniversary … and it does involve sheets

Sweetums has done it again. Yesterday, on our first anniversary, he took me on a surprise road trip. He kept saying I would figure it out before we got there, but I was stumped. His clues didn’t help because he said it wasn’t a roadside attraction, which is our typical destination. We put on the… Continue reading How to have the best first wedding anniversary … and it does involve sheets

Blog Post

If Sweetums doesn’t want his cookie eaten, he shouldn’t leave it lying around

I'm about to out myself as a cookie hog by telling you a real-life text thread between Sweetums and me. The background: Sweetums' youngest son, Groover, was with us last weekend and Groover and I walked up to Edgar's Bakery near our home. He got a cupcake and chose one iced pumpkin-shaped sugar cookie each… Continue reading If Sweetums doesn’t want his cookie eaten, he shouldn’t leave it lying around

Blog Post

This writer is named Crescent Dragonwagon & the reason is so great

Last week, I was doing some research and came across the book “The Cornbread Gospels.” It was written by a fellow writer named Crescent Dragonwagon. When I saw the name, I did a double-take, then did what anyone else would do: Wonder if it’s the name she was given at birth. I just had to… Continue reading This writer is named Crescent Dragonwagon & the reason is so great