Totality

Yes, my home, Franklin, NC, my place of work, Southwestern Community College, and my alma mater, Western Carolina University, was in the path of totality during yesterday’s Great American Eclipse.  You’ve probably heard about it already, or experienced it yourself, but if not, here is my experience. While my family hiked up one of theContinue reading “Totality”

Wings of the Wild

Yesterday, in the hot summer weather, I decided to take a long dip in the pool, and enjoy Delta Goodtrem’s new album, Wings of the Wild, in a peaceful environment.  I knew what to expect, because I had listened to the album in it’s entirety a dozen times before that.  However, floating in the water,Continue reading “Wings of the Wild”

Cook to Release Second Novel

Cook to Release Second Novel Franklin, NC—Tyler Cook, Franklin native and Western Carolina University alumnus, will release his second novel, ‘Aluria’, at a special release party on May 7 at 11 a.m. at the Macon County Public Library. “Aluria is by far my favorite book I’ve written to date,” said Cook.  “I brought out myContinue reading “Cook to Release Second Novel”