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HOPE IS THE THING WITH FEATHERS Twenty years ago today these two got engaged! On the Saturday after the 9/11 attacks. And truly their love gave hope to us all during that tragic week. This photo of Patrick and Julia was made during Christmas week of 2001 as they were finalizing plans for their wedding the following May.Continue reading “September 15, 2021”
REAL AND IMAGINARY This photo was taken when Heather and I stopped by Schuyler, Virginia, to pay homage to a family favorite television show of the 1970s and beyond, “The Waltons.” Earl Hamner, Jr. wrote Spencer’s Mountain in 1961, which was made into a movie two years later. From that came first the CBS television movie “The Homecoming:Continue reading “September 14, 2021”
VISITING MISS MAUDE AT BEERSHEBA No one ever loved a place more than Miss Maude Hunter loved the little community of Beersheba Springs on the Cumberland Plateau! She had dreams of dying on the mountain—maybe even getting picked up from there like Elijah by a chariot of fire. She lived in an apartment in Nashville andContinue reading “September 13, 2021”
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