Joe’s Stone Crab

March 19, 2018

Jack and Marcia Schnedler, our peripatetic contributors, have rarely missed a meal in a half-century of trotting the globe — including all 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as all seven continents. They even ate lunch at …

This One’s Going to Leave a Scar

January 24, 2018

They’re trying to build a dog park in WLR

February 26, 2017

6 West Little Rock Dog Park  Share   Tweet 98 shares Welcome to the West Little Rock Dog Park fundraising site!

Arnold Palmer’s gratitude

September 26, 2016

 I wrote this back in 1999. Near the end of the 1960s, a Gallup poll designed to sound the depths of American cynicism turned up the interesting factoid that there was but one American who could still be considered an …

Pornagraphie alimentaire

June 18, 2016

blood,dirt & angels’ roving correspondents, Jack and Marcia Schnedler, rarely miss a meal on the road. Food and drink are among their prime travel pleasures, as witness these photos from their current trip to the French regions of Normandy and …

Max Ferguson at Crystal Bridges

June 7, 2016

BY KAREN MARTINfor blood, dirt and angelsBENTONVILLE — Max Ferguson is a painter. The Long Island native is known for hyper-detailed depictions of vanishing scenes in and around New York City. One of his works, titled Time (2006, oil on panel), is part …

“Trump Stakes,” a poem by Johnny Wink

May 8, 2016

Sent our way this afternoon:     Trump Stakes   The Donald called me a liar when I told him That the word travel comes from a Latin word Having to do with torture.  When I suggested That, when he gets around …

“Smile for peace, clean your teeth for peace”

April 28, 2016

A conversation with Sonny Liew

April 15, 2016

I hope to run into this gentleman today at the Arkansas Literary Festival.

“Vodka Was…”

April 10, 2016

This goes with my April 17 Spirits column. I don’t think Blake Shelton’s gonna ever record this song.