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Why South Louisiana?Guest post by Rhonda Dennis, author of the Green Bayou Series
Before I had a plot and characters, I knew that I wanted my series to take place in South Louisiana. Sure I might be prejudiced because it’s where I’m from, but in actuality, it goes much deeper than that. I’ve traveled the United States and Mexico. I’ve shivered atop snow-capped mountains and sweltered in the arid desert. I’ve tanned (okay, burned) on sandy beaches and admired miles and miles of flat farm land. Though there is no doubt that these areas are indeed beautiful, they don’t offer the qualities that are unique to my home state.
How mysterious and intriguing are the swamps and bayous of Louisiana? The dark, alluvial waters hold countless secrets from days of yore. The waterways were/are the essence of who we are. We live along them, on them, and…
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