For Michael Farris Smith, the next novel might start with just a fleeting image.
The Magnolia State and the blues go hand in hand.
There are those who speak, look, act, think or communicate differently, but everyone has something valuable to say.
The town of Almost, Maine, is so far north, it's almost not in the United States; it's almost in Canada. And it almost doesn't exist because the townsfolk never got around to getting organized. So, it's just ... Almost.
Many seasoned gardeners, myself included, consider Angelonia one of the best plants for the hot summer garden.
The Mississippi Film Office in Jackson has posted a call for extras for the movie "Precious Cargo."
May is Mental Health Month. In celebration of it, several agencies will partner to host a panel discussion event Thursday, May 28 in Columbus.
A rural tourism workshop on June 1-2 in West Point will focus on technology and offer new ideas for attracting visitors to the state's hidden treasures.
As our nation's two most patriotic observances approach -- Memorial Day and Fourth of July -- cooks and hosts out there will turn their thoughts to the feasting that accompanies them.
Summer's bounty of produce isn't here yet, and yes, the rain slowed the spring season once again -- but over the past few weeks I have had spring's bounty with tender greens and strawberries.
Fresh herbs are one of nature's best low-cal flavor sources.
To be honest, it's hard not to get inspired by hasselback potatoes, those deliciously crisp and creamy potatoes that are thinly sliced so they fan out accordion-style during roasting.
Not far from the hum of traffic on Starkville's Highway 12 lies a quiet green space. Most people never pass it in the course of their day, never know it's there in the curve on Josey Avenue.
Judie Holmes is far too familiar with the difficulties some veterans face as they reintegrate to home and community after military service.