Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “St. Francisville”

Anxious Christmas With Sasquatch

Holiday eve in West Feliciana

Posted December 24th, 2018

Finding Grace At Walker Percy Weekend

A poetic reverie under the live oaks in a Southern cemetery

Posted March 22nd, 2018

Of Broken Ankles & Blessings

A glimpse of a place where the sacred and the mundane are the same

Posted June 9th, 2016

Walker Percy Weekend Wrap

Another weekend of books, bourbon, and blessedness in West Feliciana

Posted June 6th, 2016

All Of Us, Church Going

Thoughts at the funeral of a good man from our town

Posted April 13th, 2016

The Remains of the Weekend

Four hundred of Walker Percy’s friends came to town the other day

Posted June 8th, 2015

It’s Walker Percy Weekend!

Old friends and good times in the ruins of a Louisiana plantation

Posted June 6th, 2015

A Strange Synchronicity

A new novel, a hidden history, and the eerie connections between fact and fiction

Posted March 10th, 2015

Walker Percy Weekend 2015 Is Coming

Tickets on sale now for this year’s big event. Will you be there?

Posted March 2nd, 2015

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