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Posts in category “A Sense of Place”

Walker Percy Weekend Warning

Hey Percy fans, I’ve just heard from one of the Walker Percy Weekendorganizers …

Posted April 9th, 2014

No Insurance — And Their Farm Is Mostly Destroyed

This e-mail just came in from the listserv of Rehoboth Ranch, the …

Posted April 7th, 2014

The Rigors Of Homeschooling

A young scholar slaving away at her studies on a warm spring …

Posted April 7th, 2014

Why You All Make Me Proud To Know You

I wrote yesterday about the hard times the Hutchins family in rural …

Posted April 5th, 2014

Tornado Tears Up Texas Family Farm

If you read my book Crunchy Cons, you will remember the Hutchins …

Posted April 4th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend Selling Out

  Great news: today we passed the halfway mark in advance ticket …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Benedict Option Catholics

A couple of you have sent me this inspiring account of some …

Posted April 1st, 2014

It Was The Bantam Who Done It

Just saw this on the homeschooling lunch break in my backyard. St. …

Posted March 31st, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend All-Stars

Hey, look who’s going to be speaking at the Walker Percy Weekend …

Posted March 31st, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend: The Early Bird Gets The Crawfish

  So, out at Pepperdine this week, I finally met Wilfred “Bill” …

Posted March 29th, 2014

A New Yorker’s Home Is His Castle

Just, wow: the European castles you could buy for the price of …

Posted March 27th, 2014

The Metaphysical Architect

In his essay in the new book Why Place Matters, Notre Dame architecture …

Posted March 26th, 2014

Friends In Other Places

How’s that for a VFYT? It was blackberry cobbler, dessert today at …

Posted March 25th, 2014

There Will Always Be A Texas

  Reader David J. White, who lives in Waco, sends in this …

Posted March 22nd, 2014

George Rodrigue & Walker Percy

  Through the generosity of Wendy Rodrigue and her husband the artist …

Posted March 22nd, 2014

First Day Of Spring

  Though our harsh winter has delayed the azaleas this year, today …

Posted March 21st, 2014

Your Working Boy’s Best Friend

  Julie texted that photo to me last night while I was …

Posted March 18th, 2014