We’re Not in Kansas Anymore

Dorothy, from the Wizard of Oz, was caught up in a terrible storm that left her amazed and confused about the location that she found herself in. She went from the calm everyday living of the countryside to a make believe land that was far different from anything she had ever experienced in her life….

When Granny Sent Me to Buy Lottery Tickets

Completely understanding the part of the country in which I was born and raised, I am nevertheless still amazed at the oftentimes antiquated manners and etiquette expected of a Southern woman. The juxtaposition of Southern womanhood is confounding. We can cut you like a knife with our genteel, passive aggressive responses to inquiries and subsequently…