Welcome to Water Valley

Next week, I’ll be heading back to Mississippi and Memphis alongside my trusty driving and dining companion (aka Mama) to take part in several fun events to talk about Eat Drink Delta [...]

Tasting Atlanta’s Soul

In my 20-plus years of living in Atlanta, I have lamented the passing of several of its finest Southern meat-and-three institutions:  Deacon Burton’s, Son’s Place, Carver’s [...]

A sweet farewell to Ole Miss…for now

Last week I taught my last class at Ole Miss before heading back to Georgia. We mostly spent the hour reminiscing about our field trip to Clarksdale to collect stories for our Delta Project [...]