Bayou Salvage (Kerry)'s Profile
The deep South dead since 1865 and peopled with garrulous outraged baffled ghosts...
- William Faulkner, Absalom, Absalom!
Southern style to me embraces the languid geography of where we live- enveloped by water below, beside and around us. Southern style is as mysterious and winsome as the bayous and eddys of the Mississippi River- calm, murky or churning.It nods to history and looks forward. It is hopeful.
I am a native of the deep south, with an aesthetic and experience that is true Southern Gothic. My childhood was spent playing on the decaying grounds of Rowan Oak (Faulkner's home)amidst rusty farm equipment and filbert trees that curled back against the sun.
To get my childhood you mix :
3 parts rust, 2 parts torn lace, a jigger of bourbon,& a splash of absinthe. Serve...
- Born on October 15
- Joined March 16, 2007
- Bayou Salvage (Kerry)
- New Orleans, LA, United States