‘English’ in Louisiana
Someone recently sent me a photo that has been circulating the Internet for a few years of a professionally produced sign placed over a bin for charitable donations. The sign says is “Help Louisia...
Snippets: Bibliomaniac forever
“To be a book collector is to combine the worst characteristics of a dope fiend with those of a miser.” Robertson Davies
Yeah, I know it’s hard for young people to believe, but I didn’t lay eyes...
Incumbers seem to be in good positions
Sen. Gerald Long and Rep. Rick Nowlin will be running for reelection in districts that were substantially altered by legislative reapportionment, but the incumbents seem to be in a good position to...
Nature versus Nurture
Now that spring has come to Natchitoches, we begin to think about growing and raising things.
Raising things is not hard. I used to raise puppies. My ex-husband and I raised tropical fish. As a ch...
Letter to the Editor
I picked a great weekend to visit, discovering the Jazz and R&B Festival when I got to town on Saturday. Always fun to visit. However, there was one observation that I find a bit trou...