All posts by Shelley

About Shelley

Shelley Powers is a writer/blogger/editor who loves telling tall tales and little white lies to make life all the more interesting.

Stop and Smell the Chalk

Stop and Smell the Chalk

The art that Bonnie Dickerson of Jackson, Mississippi, creates is original and timeless and could blow away in a heavy wind. But the fleeting life of chalk is what draws Bonnie to the medium.

The High Life

The High Life

What if Peter Pan is real…and living as a rock-climbing guide in Utah? Larry Harpe shares his story of his unorthodox quest to find his place–and his peace–in the world.

Time Machine Repairman

Time Machine Repairman

At 34 years old, Alan Burrow of Jackson, MS, is an unlikely student of horology, the study of mechanical timepiece repair and creation. He shares how these pieces of micro-engineering connect us to the past and explains what to look for when purchasing your own mechanical timepiece.