Politics, no. Lee, Jill and Bookwatch, yes
“Tell me more about Jill and Lee and their new books.”
I wanted to talk politics and more about why Romney lost and McCrory won, but these readers wanted only to hear more about the upcoming books by their favorite authors, Jill McCorkle and Lee Smith.
These two popular writers are good friends and artistic partners. The musical “Good Ol’ Girls” is based on southern women characters in their fiction.
In an interview with the Huffington Post, Smith explained that with these special women, their “big hair and a big heart do not mean a small mind…You don't want to cross a good ol’ girl. She'll bring you a casserole, but she'll kill you, too.”
Or as McCorkle has said about these good ol’ girls, “She’s tough and kind and dependable. She speaks her mind and is nobody’s doormat.”
Such women have ...