"I would not like nights so bright you could not see the stars." -- Akira Kurosawa

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I grew up in a family of Southern storytellers. Back in 2004, I started Whole Bean to continue the tradition in a new medium. Over the years, I've written about families and friends, peculiar situations, extended road trips, recalcitrant home appliances, and many things for which I'm truly grateful. I hope you enjoy your time here.
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I am sitting in the tail of Hurricane Ivan. The drive home today was remarkable. At one point, a downed tree caused all traffic to be routed through a BP gas station. At this point, many local schools have been closed for tomorrow. There is standing water in the most unlikely places. Stay tuned...