Tag: Flannery O’Connor

SHORT STORY FRIDAY: Sundays in the Mountains

You get a story today because of my naturally acquired stubborn streak.

I Wish I’d Write in the Land of Cotton

“Whenever I’m asked why Southern writers particularly have a penchant for writing about freaks, I say it is because we are still able to recognize one.” – Flannery O’Connor American author Flannery O’Connor was born on this day in 1925 (died 1964). I need to read more of O’Connor’s works. I’d like to think that …

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