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SC Book Festival

I don’t know whether God made dark chocolate to go with red wine or whether they found each other after the fact, but it sure is nice to be off my feet and enjoying a little of both after a … Continue reading

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The things they left behind

Telling the story of soldiers is never easy: sticking to the truth while honoring those who set the standard for selflessness and service for a community, a state, a nation. Mix in South Carolina’s rebellious history and you’ve got an … Continue reading

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So we went to Spartanburg (aka Hub City, aka Sparkle City) to sign some books at the Hub City Bookshop and to see if we had missed anything on earlier visits. Boy, did we ever miss something. We started off … Continue reading

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Daytripping in the Holy City

I never want to go to Charleston just for the day. Living in Columbia, that is a good four hours on the road for only about five-six hours in the city. But, if a day is all you’ve got, let … Continue reading

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Tuesdays at Cellar on Greene

Every other Tuesday we have to kill a few hours between 6 and 10 p.m. so we try to find some great dinner specials. Columbia’s Cellar on Greene has one of our favorites: Champagne Tuesdays. We sampled four different sparkling wines, … Continue reading

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Explorer’s Guide: South Carolina

Explorer’s Guide: South Carolina will be coming out Oct. 3. While we are in production, I will keep you updated here, on my Facebook page: Explorer’s Guide: South Carolina and you can follow me on Twitter at ExploringSC. I have … Continue reading

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