Many of you who've already read "Calling Me Home" have asked about the man whose the subject of Chapter Five, "Coon Dog's Secret."
With his family's permission, here are a couple of vintage photos of him:
After the book's publication, we were shown records that showed he was adopted not…Continue
Posted on July 28, 2013 at 10:00am
Chapter Three: Pilgrimage to Waycross
Posted on January 13, 2013 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment
Chapter Two: Legacy versus Legend
On a bluff overlooking a bend in the St. Johns River, boys in short-sleeved shirts and ties mingle with attractive girls in summer outfits, pausing from intellectual pursuits to watch planes landing in the distance at the Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Florida. In this serene setting, spectral strands of Spanish moss dangle in the cooling breezes. For decades, young people on the precipice of adult lives, beginning to shape dreams…Continue
Posted on December 10, 2012 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments
ND friends: In an effort to introduce you to this new and different look at the influence of the South in Gram Parsons' music and legacy, in this blog I'll be excerpting some content from the book. We begin, appropriately, with chapter one...
Posted on December 5, 2012 at 6:00am — 6 Comments