4/30/17 The Alabama Folk School

I was elated to be asked by the great Herb Trotman to be a part of the volunteer staff of the Alabama Folk School held week before last a beautiful Camp McDowell in Nauvoo, Alabama. The Folk School has been going on for ten years now. The have instruction in music and arts and crafts.…

The Picking Contest

[This was first published in 2006] The Picking Contest Here’s a contest story for you. I hope you’ll indulge me. This is a true story. I moved from Meridian to Jackson in 1984. There was a certain guitar store in South Jackson that had caught my eye a time or two, but I had never…