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A SOUTHERN STORY

My Southern and Vietnamese Accent Tells Part Of My Story

As a little girl living in Vietnam, I remember playing around and packing a small backpack. My mom ...
RACE, CLASS & GENDER

Abuse Survivors Deserve To Be Heard

People who are victims of abuse are at an increased risk for developing depression, anxiety, eating disorders, post ...
A SOUTHERN STORY

I won’t let scoliosis or obstacles steal my dream of ...

Growing up has always been challenging – from not fitting into high school, to not getting many chances ...
FILM & TELEVISION

Film Review: What Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ says about our culture

Many directors have done a great job creating movies that scare and psychologically challenge their audience. Director Jordan ...
FASHION & STYLE

Interior Designers See Southern Style Changing

The South embraces several interior design styles, including shabby chic, bohemian, contemporary and coastal. These are among the ...
TRAVEL, ADVENTURE & EXPLORATION

Visit Winter Park, Florida For Real Southern Charm

I am from Orlando’s hidden gem: a beautiful “Southern” town called Winter Park. And if you are ...
POLITICS & ISSUES

Southern States Lack Recycling Incentives

I have since realized that my ignorance is a result of my conservative upbringing. As a Southern-raised child ...
SPORTS & RECREATION

Why I’m Passionate About Deep Sea Fishing

My favorite place in the South is not on land. It is 30 miles south of Orange Beach, ...
YONDER

My Top Recommendations For A Barcelona Adventure

I traveled 4,689 miles to Barcelona, Spain, stepped off the plane and into the European culture. My eyes ...
TRAVEL, ADVENTURE & EXPLORATION

Packing, Planning And Picking Your Next Vacation

The one thing you hear people say when they reach retirement is, “I wish I had gotten to ...