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Monthly Archives: June 2010
Go to the Summer Redneck Games, if that's your thing. I'd like to point out that a true Redneck Games would have tobacco spitting contests instead of watermelon seeds. I feel like rambling and riffing, as sometimes happens when I'm not writing … Continue reading
My kid transferred through every school on our side of the mountain. Only six, but a fighter. I didn’t teach him that. The principals ask, – “well, Mr. Doppler, where might Fred have learned to lash out?” Nature, I say. … Continue reading
Those of you with HBO–look for it. Trailer New content coming soon, so hang tight.
More young Appalachian writers to watch out for: Mindy Beth Miller and Sheldon Compton. Before anything else, have a look at Mindy Beth Miller's writing chops. Here's a couple paragraphs to give you a taste: "Back on Low Gap, the sun … Continue reading