Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “St. Francisville”

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

Kursk Root Icon Coming To St. Francisville

That video above is from 2009, when the Kursk Root icon returned …

Posted April 1st, 2014