The pecan barrels, as well as the pecan grove, indicate that the setting is southern because pecans are a major crop of the South.
We fell back. The Miss Naomis usually gave me a great deal of advice about beautifica-tion, how to take care of your health and not get too fat. He removes the top off of the camera and their film is ruined. It is interesting that Granddaddy and Granny communicate primary through no language.
Trained in anthropology, Hurston, in both her fictional and nonfiction works, explores the folk culture of black Southerners and contrasts its complexity with the superficial understanding generally available to outsiders.
We missed a moment in the early sixties.
The story took shape around that effort. Each of us has experienced this in various ways, in church, or fasting, or in some other kind of state, times when we are available to intelligences that we are not particularly prone to acknowledge, given our Western scientific training, which have filled us with so much fear that we cannot make ourselves available to other channels of information.
I think that most of my work tends to come off the street rather than from other books.
Even though Granny, by her self can not induce the intruder to leave, she continues to show her displeasure at their presence and does manage to get them to move some distance away. So there are various kinds of ways that writing comes.
Not that those errors necessarily doom us.