Issue 35

“If he likes you he’ll smile, and he’ll say, / ‘Jimmy, some of it’s magic, some of it’s tragic / But I had a good life all of the way.’ / And he went to Paris / Lookin’ for answers to questions / That bothered him so.”

“He Went to Paris,” Jimmy Buffet

Wasting Away in Margaritaville Hell

Wasting Away in Margaritaville Hell

Living and Retiring in ¾ Time In the early 1970s, Jimmy Buffet and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina were each stymied by identical situations. Buffet, a Gulf Coast native, was mired in an identity crisis. He definitely wasn’t rock ‘n’ roll, but with novelty songs...
Lost In Reflections: Strawberry

Lost In Reflections: Strawberry

Often, illusions appear to be more clear and beautiful than the reality. One day, you want to see yourself a hero. Another day, you prefer to play a victim. For someone, you’re a kindness, and for another, you’re a monster. We’re all so different every...
News & Events

News & Events

Are you a fan of our “Y’all means ALL” bumper sticker? You know the one. Click on image to enlarge.           Etowah Valley Summer Reading Series Click on image for details.           An afternoon with, among others, SFK Press authors George...