#SoCS – 5/19/18 – Stories of #Appalachia – The Postman and the Dog

Up until I was in my 20s, my uncle lived deep into the Birch Branch hollow  (pronounced “holler” in the…

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Stories of Appalachia: Birch Branch

There is a little creek that runs up a hollow (pronounced “holler” in eastern Kentucky) called Birch Branch. Now in…

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Appalachia: Hillbillies, Rednecks?

So are the terms hillbillies and rednecks, when used to refer to the people of Appalachia, considered derogatory? The short…

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