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Celebrating Language

If you’ve been reading Blind Pig and The Acorn any length of time you’ve already figured out I’m plumb foolish about Appalachian language. I just love talking about words and phrases that are found in our colorful rich way of talking. In my latest video I’m sharing a few of those words and phrases. I even got Granny in on the act this time 🙂 I hope you enjoyed the video and that you’ll leave a comment and let me…

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5 Things

The girls recently went on a treasure hunting expedition up the creek. This is my favorite piece they found. The…


“Ole Billy’s” Beard

Today’s guest post was written by Garland Davis. I recently told the story of roping the Billy goat. During that narrative,…