A Grieving Brother Finds Solace In His Sister’s ‘Small Town’
April 29, 2013
When he was a teenager, journalist Rod Dreher couldn’t wait to escape Louisiana.
Now he has found his way home again in grief — after his sister’s death from lung cancer.
It was “in light” of that tragedy, Dreher says, that he discovered the value of community.
It’s the subject of his new book, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming: A Southern Girl, a Small Town, and the Secret of a Good Life.
the true meaning of life: the family and your values