these idioms and colloquial phrases sometimes sound completely ludicrous out of context, but many of them have very real and amazingly explainable origins.
A previous blog discussed in detail the life of Errol Flynn, but I did not touch on his family. Flynn married French-American actress Lili Damita
My grandfather didn’t come home with much after WWII. What he did come home with was a very particular set of skills. Skills he acquired over
A lot of people from my generation and older grew up watching The Andy Griffith Show. The show, packed with wholesome goodness, aired on CBS
While history is one of my favorite things, the history of language is the epicenter of my favorite historical things to explore. For about two
I don’t have the time to share every song that my eclectic music taste fancies; therefore, I don’t do music reviews. I make exceptions when
It happens to me every year around this time. On the side of almost every rural North Carolina coastal town, I see a sign: fresh