Wood Beach backyard

Florida Natives

(Large image) Back yard in Seagrove Beach, Florida. (Above) Mocking Bird by John James Audubon. Though my home’s in Greensboro, N.C., for a couple of years I’ve been working on a landscape project on the Florida Panhandle between Panama City and Destin, by the white beaches and turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico. My wife […]

Jacksonville, FL-Waterfront-1912

Prayer at Sunrise

The Autobiography of an Ex-Coloured Man was published anonymously in 1912. Its title can be confusing, since the book is a work of fiction, based heavily upon the personal experience of its author, James Weldon Johnson. If you haven’t, please read the novel someday. Like any great piece of literature, The Autobiography of an Ex-Coloured […]