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If You Like Hard Listening Music, Then the Rock Bottom Remainders Are for You

While most of Roy Blount Jr.’s public appearances involve his talking about his books or delivering a hilarious lecture on the people and the habits of the South, you can sometimes see him performing with the most literate band in … Continue reading

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Speaking Blountly, Always Leave Room for Pie

Can a book talk make you hungry? Well, if it’s the recent food forum featuring noted Atlanta chef and former Top Chef contestant Kevin Gillespie discussing Roy Blount Jr.’s new book Save Room for Pie: Food Songs and Chewy Ruminations with … Continue reading

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The Science Behind the Big Bang Theory

When it comes to the image of a southern good ole boy, you couldn’t find one much more opposite than that of Sheldon Cooper, the extremely intelligent, rigidly logical, and completely socially inept breakout character of TV’s long-running, highly rated … Continue reading

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Please Allow Me to Introduce Myself

Hi. I’m Dave Price and welcome to my writers page – Write On with Dave Price. I hope you like what you find here. I also hope you will visit the 4  blogs I created, curate, write for, and publish. … Continue reading

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Have Story, Will Write

When I first started as a reporter in newspapers in 1974, my job was relatively simple.  I was assigned a story and had to write it on my Underwood manual typewriter. Editors read the story, made changes, decided where it … Continue reading

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Nouns, Verbs and Me: A Personal History

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