Monthly Archives for March 2009

A dose of literature, journalism at Tenn. Williams Fest

If it’s not too late for the T-P to have stuff this morning about last weekend’s Tennessee Williams and New Orleans Literary Festival, then it’s not too late for me to post about it. On Friday, several writers held master … Continue reading

31. March 2009 by Jackie B
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A glimpse into my "future"

When my sister was down here last year, she got her fortune told in the French Quarter by a woman with four teeth. My sister insisted that I seek her out when my mom was visiting this week to have … Continue reading

25. March 2009 by Jackie B
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Festivals are a serious matter

Springtime in Louisiana means festivals every weekend. A few weekends ago I went to a festival at a plantation west of here. If this weekend hadn’t been filled with so many visitors, I would have gone to the Oyster Festival … Continue reading

22. March 2009 by Jackie B
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The 5 W's and the H

Today was week three of Children’s PressLine. Last week, my aunt made me take my cousin because she needs a spring activity and she didn’t play softball this year. About 8-10 kids come pretty regularly, ranging in age from 8 … Continue reading

21. March 2009 by Jackie B
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The other March saint

On Sunday Aunt Mary took me to her friend’s St. Joseph’s Day altar. It reminded me of a Midwestern graduation open house: coolers of pop cans, large amounts of baked pasta and salads, a sheet cake, old people you don’t … Continue reading

17. March 2009 by Jackie B
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