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Sonny Lemmons
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Well, since April is National Poetry Month, and I've been all melancholy as of late...it's like the two themes go hand in hand. So, here's my (poor) attempt at expression through poetry. When the Words Won't Come I stare ...
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Including the longest title to a blog post I have ever written. Because fun!
While tracking the progress Addie Zierman was making on her recent signing/reading/promotional tour for her book When We Were On Fire, I noticed she was going to be traveling close to my home in South Carolina. Although I wan...
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Grief sucks. Just saying. The past few weeks have been nothing but a blur of emotions, highway markers, late night and early morning road trips, and probably more coffee than would ever be okayed by a physician. On top of...
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The Eulogy: Words Spoken About My Mom, Patsy Lemmons
Five years ago, when I wrote this to read at my dad's funeral, I could never have imagined that so soon afterwards I would be doing something similar for my mom's funeral. For those who have asked, here is the original text as I wrote it, as it was read, mi...
Five years ago, when I wrote this to read at my dad's funeral, I could never have imagined that so soon afterwards I would be doing something similar for my mom's funeral. For those who have asked, here is the original text a...
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New blog post: Staring Grace in the Face. And trying to not blink while I do so. 
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Well, since April is National Poetry Month, and I've been all melancholy as of late...it's like the two themes go hand in hand. So, here's my (poor) attempt at expression through poetry. When the Words Won't Come I stare at the computer screen. The cursor -...
Well, since April is National Poetry Month, and I've been all melancholy as of late...it's like the two themes go hand in hand. So, here's my (poor) attempt at expression through poetry. When the Words Won't Come I stare ...
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When asthma and grief share a common ground...
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Because sometimes you just don't know what to say to someone who has lost a loved one...
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Questions and doubt don't kill faith. They help it to grow. New blog post "Everybody Wanders in the Forest."
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Or, "How to Suck at Date Night." Because that's what couples with kids do.
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  • University of Miami
  • University of Georgia
  • Millsaps College
  • Mississippi University for Women
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Stay-at-home dad, pursuing a dream of being a writer
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Husband. Stay at home dad. Coffee lover. Nerd at heart. And the guy with the name that sounds like the smell of a dishwashing detergent.
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Columbia, SC
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Tupelo, MS - Columbus, MS - Athens, GA - Jackson, MS - Coral Gables, FL