Cindy Small arrived in N. Alabama following Hurricane Katrina in 2005. A native of New Orleans, she graduated from Tulane University with an undergraduate degree in Journalism and Masters in Historic Preservation Studies. She spends her spare time writing a weekly “Spotlight” column for The Decatur Daily as well as reading her non-fiction short stories on NPR. Published in various literary journals, her writings are always humorous added with a speck of arsenic.
Cancer survivor gratitude? Hurricane Katrina survivor gratitude? When I think of this as a topic for a piece of writing, at first my tendency is to scoff. I’m cynical and the idea of “gratitude” is everywhere t... Read More
Worse than Katrina:
How I used my New Orleans roots to overcome cancer
I am a survivor. I haven’t earned any trophies nor escaped wild beasts in the wilderness or even made a lasting impression to this p... Read More