Northwestern Elementary

Northwestern Elementary Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl Via Flickr: Northwestern Elementary, Crabapple, GA. Late 70s/early 80s. No longer extant. We only had one first grade, if I remember correctly. I had Mrs. Hamilton. I think there may have been no AC, and they left the doors open in warm weather. Sometimes a dog would wander in and traipse the halls.… Read more →


We went to my mom and Dad’s last night. They live in a house in Suwanee now, not Roswell, where I grew up. So, I’m not really used to it yet, and it doesn’t really feel like home, like their old house did. Part of their things are theirs from the old house, part of it is new, and part… Read more →

Chamblee Charette Summary

I don’t usually post political stuff, but thought I would post this, since folks might be interested in how this went. I cross-posted this one on The Evansdale Porch, also. You must register to see that discussion. I attended last night, along with three other Evansdale parents that I know of. It started at 6:30 and we didn’t get home… Read more →

Goat Man Rides Again

Do you believe in ghosts? I didn’t used to. . . but I didn’t not believe in them either. Who was I to say they didn’t exist, just because I had never seen one? Then, one night a couple of years after my grandmother died, i was in Warner Robins, rocking Rollie to sleep in the room my grandmother died… Read more →