Category

Overheard

Overheard

Overheard

“Did she tell you what we ate for breakfast?” “No she didn’t name it to me.” Overheard: snippets of conversation I overhear in Southern Appalachia…

Read Now

Eaves dropping 2021
Overheard

Overheard

“I went to see a woman up on Fire’s Creek to see about getting some green beans. All she had…

Eaves dropping 2021
Overheard

Overheard

“When I first come to this country the Hiwassee River was just a little branch.”…

Eaves dropping 2021
Overheard

Overheard

“Did you look the beans?” “I looked at them when I poured them in the pot.” “You have to look…

Eaves dropping 2021
Overheard

Overheard

“I just can’t seem to turn out any work anymore, so I’ll be glad for your help.”…

Eaves dropping 2021
Appalachia Overheard

Overheard

“I hope he ain’t gonna hurt his back a’gin, but you can’t tell him nothing.” Overheard: snippets of conversation I overhear in…

Chitter eavesdropping
Overheard

Overheard

“Granny taught all us boys to crochet but I was the only one that took to it.”…

Chitter eavesdropping
Appalachia Overheard

Overheard

“He was taking him out to Asheville and I wanted to go and he wouldn’t let me. Thought I’d beg…

Overheard

Overheard

“He’d already asked me and I told him. Then he went to talking about it again. I felt like there…

Overheard

Overheard

“You’re too busy a courting to pay any attention to what’s going on around here.”…