"The biggest myth about Southern women is that we are frail types--fainting on our sofas...nobody where I grew up every acted like that. We were about as fragile as coal trucks." --Lee Smith ”
I am a born and bred Southern woman who now lives, teaches, and writes in California. I have taught every level of education--elementary, junior high, high school, college, university and graduate school and currently teach writing at a community...
Causes Patricia Thomas Supports
Room to Read, UNICEF, Kiva, Save the Children, Pencils of Promise
Patricia’s Favorite Books
The House of the Spirits, Eva Luna