MISC: Southern Ghost Stories
- What better way to celebrate Southern writing and Halloween, then
reading a ghost story. From a culture rich in gothic tales and
Last night I went on a ghost walk in downtown Savannah. Our
guide shared the city's folklore of ghosts and haunts. He also
sang ballads recited poetry based on the tales.
At the Flannery O'Connor home, a program of Southern gothic
readings were presented.
On the Internet, The Moonlit Road offers a collection of Southern
Joyce Dixon, Southern Writers co-moderator