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A Weird Tale My Dad Told Me

Summer used to bring us into a room we didn’t get to use the rest of the year:  the front porch.  Our porch was about ten by twenty.  It had four big columns on the front holding up the roof. … Continue reading

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Ode to Soup Beans and Corn Bread

What is it about Soup Beans? Most Appalachians can tell you what soup beans are:  dinner.  A lot of us have eaten them throughout our lives, as a staple of the mountaineer’s diet.  They’re cheap, you can leave them stewing … Continue reading

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