A true southern gentleman possesses several qualities. He is well-mannered, has a firm handshake and a great sense of humor. He is friendly, doesn't use profanity in the presence of a lady and knows how to make those around him feel special. And he is never the victim. Add to this the ability to bring… Read More About This!
Buildings burned. Bricks from those 200-year-old structures were strewn down the block along with the hopes and dreams of a city losing it's historical district. It seems that just when you think your ship has come in, it catches fire and sinks in the harbor. This had to be the sentiment of John Witzel Walters… Read More About This!
It is with great pleasure that I introduce the first southern writer to be featured on Heart for Dixie. I first heard of Ann Pancake on FlavorWire, after following a tweet to 10 Contemporary Southern Authors You Should Be Reading. I was mesmerized by the list of authors on the site and continued browsing titles and storylines until… Read More About This!
Ansley West Rivers is a photographer who grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. She received her MFA from the California College of the Arts and BFA from the University of Georgia. Her work was recently in a Two-Person Exhibition at L1 Gallery as part of “Atlanta Celebrates Photography,” a citywide festival of photography. Her work is currently in the FotoFilmic… Read More About This!
I thank God for the book, Woodlawn by Todd Gerelds. Not only do we read about how lives were changed and relationships were healed during the racially tense days that were the 1970's, but in this book the rest of the world can see the strides that were taken by one southern gentleman to change the dogma… Read More About This!
Fall in love with Tieler James. Fashion is his life, period. Tieler discovered his passion for clothing at the age of 5 and began working with a sewing machine at age 7. In 2014, at just 14-years-old, he was chosen to compete on Lifetime’s Project Runway: Threads. Tieler won and has gone on to be the featured designer in… Read More About This!
Award Winning Artist, Bill Thompson At an early age William Thompson had a strong interest in nature and design and loved to draw and paint. He attended the University of Alabama and in 1970 received a degree in Engineering and a minor in Art. After a very successful career in aerospace which included design of… Read More About This!