Southern Women in the Pines

Caroline Dorman
Photo credit: Image credit: Cammie G. Henry Research Center, Northwestern State University of Louisiana

On this day in 1888, conservationist Caroline Dorman was born in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. She grew up in nearby Briarwood and later studied literature and art at Judson College in Marion, Alabama. She taught school for a few years before returning to her childhood hometown. There, she developed a life-changing and lasting interest in botany … [Read more…]

Southern Cover Girl: Mollie Williamson

Mollie Williamson Music Video

In anticipation of Girls Rock Columbia’s annual camp next week, we wanted to let you know just how amazing that organization’s fearless leader is.  Here’s Southern Cover Girl Mollie Williamson singing Harsh Realm’s by Laura Jane Grace of Against Me!, a song about vulnerability and change. It’s so beautiful but also appropriate for the times … [Read more…]