Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “St. Francisville”

What I’m Grateful for this Advent

My Orthodox mission church in Louisiana, and the Benedictine monastery in Norcia

Posted December 18th, 2014

Old Home, New Home

  So, that was the view from my front porch on Friday. …

Posted July 27th, 2014

Freedom Riders Ride Again

Several of us had an extraordinary meeting yesterday afternoon at the coffee …

Posted June 25th, 2014

View From Your Table

The reader writes: My birthday dinner: prime rib cooked medium rare, sweet …

Posted June 22nd, 2014

View From Your Table

We Orthodox are now in the Apostles Fast in preparation for the …

Posted June 16th, 2014

What Are They Saying About Walker Percy Weekend?

Last night I wrote to Mary Pratt Percy Lobdell, one of Walker …

Posted June 9th, 2014

The People In My Town

And so, the festival is over. We ate like Cajun kings last …

Posted June 8th, 2014

Walker Percy Bourbon Tour: ‘This Is So Daddy’

You meet the nicest people at the Walker Percy Weekend, especially on …

Posted June 7th, 2014

Crawfish With Walker Percy

Well, if you weren’t here tonight, you missed a great time. Above, …

Posted June 6th, 2014

The Difference The Screen Makes

Peter Lawler, who is headed to St. Francisville this morning to spend …

Posted June 6th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend Blog Meet-Up

Hey readers who are planning to be in St. Francisville for Walker …

Posted June 5th, 2014

View From Your Table

My breakfast on this, the feast of Ascension: steamed eggs from our …

Posted May 29th, 2014

How Do We Know That Summer Is Here?

The town shaved ice stand is open! Above, Nora gets a pink …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Patient As A Sick Man, Confident As A Convalescent

After vespers tonight, a church friend and I were standing outside under …

Posted May 20th, 2014

The Dragonfly

Shawnee Smith and I had one last conversation on camera before she …

Posted May 19th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend: One Month To Go!

I spent most of the day in New Orleans. Had lunch with …

Posted May 6th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend Selling Out

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

Posted April 3rd, 2014