Caroline was raised by hippies on a farm in southeast Missouri. She misspent her youth riding Greyhound buses, smoking cloves and working to erase her Southern accent. Alas, it always comes out at odd moments. The accent. Not the buses or cloves.
A recovering journalist, Caroline lives in Columbia, Mo., with her husband, three children, two dogs and some hens whose numbers vary depending on what animals are running loose in the neighborhood.
This blog is a collection of true stories and observations.