Tag: Tim Peeler

Tim Peeler: Four Poems

Southern Legitimacy Statement:

I come from cotton farmers on the one side and subsistence farmers on the other. I grew up in a parsonage that was located on a hill above a road that forked three ways; each fork led to a separate washboard red dirt road. During the summer they poured oil on the roads. The smell of those roads is embedded in my memory.

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