WEEKLY COLUMN


In the Beginning

Over the 19 years that this weekly column has been in existence, there have been thousands of column inches spent covering my early years in […]

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The Return

It’s 7:05 a.m. on a Friday morning and I’m sitting in the newly reopened Coney Island Café on Main Street in Hattiesburg waiting on an […]

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Beach Music Through Time

WATERCOLOR, FL— Sitting here in the early morning dark of a rental house’s front porch— while my son and his three friends sleep the guilt-free, […]

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The Most Memorable Meal

While walking through a gift shop I noticed a magnet attached to a refrigerator door that read, “Nothing tastes as good as being lean feels.” […]

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The Visit Part I

“To understand the world, you must first understand a place like Mississippi.” Yazoo City native, Willie Morris, often attributed that quote to William Faulkner. I […]

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This or That

For as long as I remember I have been playing “this or that” type games with my friends and family. I don’t remember the first […]

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