I love Fayetteville. I like hills and vistas and hardworking people and fighting snow in winter and chiggers in the summer.
I never thought it was unusual to write, and I've been writing or pretending to write since before I even started school.
In the schools of small Midwestern towns, the only aristocracies are of beauty, intelligence, and athletic prowess.
The Mississippi coast is not like south Florida, but it always seems warm enough for sandals and short-sleeved shirts, except for now and then.
Having your work honored nationally is a great morale booster.