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Human Parts

Interstate 55 Is My Memory Lane

Of blues and brotherhood

II return to I-55 at least twice a year. It takes me to memories of my childhood. The trail stretches from Chicago to LaPlace, Louisiana. A person can literally travel from the frozen North to the steamy South in less than a day. When I cross into Mississippi, strong memories and emotions flood my spirit. I experience my spiritual center of gravity every time my car…



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Estacious(Charles White)

I am a southern writer and teacher living in the midwest. I focus on education, poetry, and fiction. I am an award-winning playwright.