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Posts in category “Louisiana”

Finding Grace At Walker Percy Weekend

A poetic reverie under the live oaks in a Southern cemetery

Posted March 22nd, 2018

The Walker Percy Option

A way of living in modernity for bad Catholics and fellow travelers

Posted February 7th, 2018

Celebrating American Diversity

Guess who was shopping at Whole Foods today?

Posted January 20th, 2018

Buckskin Bill, RIP

Beloved children’s entertainer passes away

Posted January 11th, 2018

Walker Percy Weekend Video

Five minutes in the life of a Southern literary and culture festival

Posted January 5th, 2018

Making A Christmas Memory

Reading Truman Capote’s classic short story by the fire

Posted December 8th, 2017

Ghost Photobombs Plantation Selfie

A spectral presence in window of haunted St. Francisville mansion

Posted December 5th, 2017

Gumbo For Classical Christian Education

An October 12 fundraiser that will fill your belly with good things, cher

Posted October 11th, 2017

Louisiana, Land Of Humidity

In which a mushroom grows in the carpet of a hotel

Posted July 29th, 2017

Clay Higgins’s Auschwitz Selfie

La. Congressman visits death camp, uses it as stage set for self-promotional video

Posted July 5th, 2017

Pride & Louisiana Politics

The long memory of a school’s alumni will have political repercussions

Posted June 5th, 2017

Walker Percy Weekend 2017 Wrap

Notes from a rainy, bourbony, crawfishy, literary party in (West) Feliciana Parish

Posted June 4th, 2017

Dressing For Walker Percy Weekend

Jeanne and Ron, four time Walker Percy Weekend visitors, always make t-shirts …

Posted June 3rd, 2017

Once Again, It’s Walker Percy Weekend

Postcard from St. Francisville

Posted June 2nd, 2017

Protecting LSMSA Tradition

Why alumni of a special public school are so emotional about its name

Posted June 2nd, 2017

Wet Walker Percy Weekend

Headed to St. Francisville for the festival? Bring your umbrella

Posted June 1st, 2017

A Monumental History

Further thoughts on execrating Confederate statuary

Posted May 24th, 2017