Jacki Kellum is Announcing Her First Ever Down on the Farm Photography Contest "The simple hearth of the small farm is the true center of our universe." Masanobu Fukuoka Everyone Who Can Take Decent Photos Is Invited to Participate This Contest Is For ANYONE – Not Just for Pros! No Fees! I...

Jacki Kellum Watercolor Paintings Are Available Now As Prints and as Greeting Cards with Envelopes. Inventory Includes Her Paintings of the Ozark Mountains, where she currently lives, and her bold, colorful florals, too. To order prints and/or greeting cards with envelopes of her watercolor paintings, Email Jacki Kellum: jackikellum@gmail.com Barn...

At least three years ago, I wrote, quoting Thomas Wolfe, who said: "You Can Never Go Home Again," and in many ways that is true. But this weekend, I did risk trying to go back home for my 50th High School Reunion, and I discovered...

Many years ago, I read that eventually everyone moves back to the general vicinity of where they grew up. I scoffed. I sneered. I raised my eyebrow and grinned a mean grin. You see, I was busy living my life. I had left “home” many...

For the past 15 years, I have lived in the Northeast, within a few houses of the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, but in May of 2018, I moved to the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas, which is near my childhood home. I actually grew up...

As many of you know, I have recently moved from the Northern East Coast to my homeland in the South, and like any creature who has become dry, I cannot drink enough of the beauty of my forever home that lies around me once more. Highway...