“Betty and Dupree” – A Digital Compendium, Part 1- “Dupree’s Diamond Blues”

Postcard showing Peachtree Street, Atlanta, ca. 1910  (postcard, public domain) Note: this is Part 1 of a two part series.  Read Part 2 here. Introduction – “Betty told Dupree…” What would you do for love?  Well, wait, that’s not quite it today.  It’s more like this.  How far would you … → read more

Murder at the Dead Show – First Set

“Listening for the secret, searching for the sound…” I am one of those people who early in life, somewhere around age four, started grappling with the existential ‘problem’ of death.  I don’t know why. Maybe it was because my grandmother took me several times to her husband’s new grave (he … → read more