iOS app Android app

Sheryl St. Germain
GET UPDATES FROM Sheryl St. Germain
A native New Orleanian, Sheryl St. Germain has published ten books of poetry and prose, the latest of which is Navigating Disaster: Sixteen Essays of Love and Poem of Despair. She's won numerous awards for her work, including two NEA awards and the William Faulkner Award for the Personal Essay. She directs the MFA in Creative Writing program at Chatham University in Pittsburgh.

Entries by Sheryl St. Germain

8 Absurd Myths About Southern Women

(82) Comments | Posted March 20, 2014 | 10:28 AM

I must begin by stating the obvious: the major myth about us women from the South is that there is, in fact, such a thing as a Southern Woman. I say this as a true southern woman: born and raised in New Orleans, my family has lived for 200 years...

Read Post