Visual Arts: Elements of Southern Summers

Visual Arts: Elements of Southern Summers

Like many Southerners, I find comfort in nature and the surrounding elements. Flora, fauna, fire, earth, water, and wind touch us all. As a Georgia native, I find my state’s climate seductive. My favorite season is summer as it’s the perfect time to capture Georgia...
The Short Life of Bessie Taylor

The Short Life of Bessie Taylor

By Amy Barnes “My old man’s a refrigerator repairman. What do you think about that?” I said goodbye to Bessie the summer I turned twelve. It was a slow death made worse by the Alabama heat that lingered even at night, bed sheets semi-damp despite giant fans circling...
Journey to the Big House

Journey to the Big House

Southern Rock’s Graceland Off a busy street in downtown Macon, GA sits a typical English Tudor-style house with cream white stucco and brown wood trim; however, if you drove past the big house at 2321 Vineville Avenue in the early 70’s, the inhabitants were far...
The best local bookstores

The best local bookstores

The best local bookstores This is a link to our latest blog post on our website, southernfriedkarmareviews.com. The next post we do will be intregated completely into this website, but for now we wanted you to see all of our material. All other blogs below this...