Issue 4

“People can you feel it? / Love is everywhere / People can you hear it? / The song is in the air / We’re in a revolution / Don’t you know we’re right / Everyone is singing, yeah / There’ll be no one to fight.”

“Revival,” The Allman Brothers

Journey to The Big House

Journey to The Big House

Southern Rock’s Graceland Off a busy street in downtown Macon, GA sits a typical English Tudor-style house with cream white stucco and brown wood trim; however, if you drove past the big house at 2321 Vineville Avenue in the early 70’s, the inhabitants were far from...
The Short Life of Bessie Taylor

The Short Life of Bessie Taylor

“My old man’s a refrigerator repairman. What do you think about that?” I said goodbye to Bessie the summer I turned twelve. It was a slow death made worse by the Alabama heat that lingered even at night, bed sheets semi-damp despite giant fans circling overhead.  I...
Elements of Southern Summers

Elements of Southern Summers

Like many Southerners, I find comfort in nature and the surrounding elements. Flora, fauna, fire, earth, water, and wind touch us all. As a Georgia native, I find my state’s climate seductive. My favorite season is summer as it’s the perfect time to capture Georgia...