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September 5th, 2017 - 10:16 pm § in Miami

Welcoming the End of Endless Summer With a Pair of Hot Dogs at Dogma Grill (Miami, FL)

Miami’s Upper Eastside is full of proof that “endless summer” is a false ideal to chase. Summer does end, but it also comes back, sometimes in a new shape and form.

January 24th, 2017 - 7:17 pm § in Miami

14 Photos: Women’s March, State Troopers Stop Traffic on I-395 in Miami, FL

At a time when working together for the common good seems impossible, The Government and The People found common ground on a highway in Miami.

January 15th, 2017 - 1:03 pm § in Deep South

The Long, Dark Road To Palestine, AR

Like any good preacher will tell you, there’s a long line of people waiting for salvation, and on this road many of them drive tractor-trailers. So you wait, and the waiting makes you see where you really are.

February 18th, 2014 - 6:08 pm § in Deep South

Alone, Surrounded, and Haunted: Two Nights at Mississippi’s POW Lake

We look at one another. Are we really going to camp here? We're in the middle of nowhere Mississippi, we have no map, there are no other people, and the forest may or may not be haunted by Nazi ghosts...

February 13th, 2014 - 4:50 pm § in Deep South

Biloxi Strong

Four years after Katrina, the devastation wrought by the storm was still visible along the Mississippi coast. The resilience of the local community was just as easy to see.

February 9th, 2014 - 1:08 pm § in Deep South

“Wafflehawks”

It’s night. A group of figures sits around a counter as light streams out of the building. You don’t know who they are or what they are thinking, but the scene feels familiar nonetheless.

August 22nd, 2010 - 4:23 pm § in Deep South, Dignity Hunts

Real Hephzibah People

The truck screeched to a stop about ten yards from us. A voice came from the blackness behind the wheel of the pickup: "Y'all take a picture of us!"

July 14th, 2010 - 10:54 pm § in Deep South, Photo Essays

Photo Gallery: The Gulf Coast (Before the Spill)

Photo Gallery: We got to the Gulf Coast one year before the BP Oil Spill would try to destroy it, four years after Katrina had wreaked its own havoc.

June 9th, 2010 - 8:27 am § in Deep South, Photo Essays

Photo Gallery: Deep South Swampventure

Photo Gallery: It started out as simple boat rental in the middle of the Okefenokee swap, and nearly ended up with four brave souls going down with the ship as gator bait...