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Columnist and novelist Sean Dietrich delivers homespun stories before live audiences, that might make you smile or cry. Tales of common people, rural places, small towns, and life in the American South. Based on the popular "Sean of the South" blog. New episodes air Saturdays.

Columnist and novelist Sean Dietrich delivers homespun stories before live audiences, that might make you smile or cry. Tales of common people, rural places, small towns, and life in the American South. Based on the popular "Sean of the South" blog. New episodes air Saturdays.
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Columnist and novelist Sean Dietrich delivers homespun stories before live audiences, that might make you smile or cry. Tales of common people, rural places, small towns, and life in the American South. Based on the popular "Sean of the South" blog. New episodes air Saturdays.

Language:

English


Episodes

Baptist Camping Trip | Sean of the South

7/19/2019
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Sean delivers a story he's been telling since he first got his driver's license, of a camping trip with a small-town adult men's Bible study group. Music by the Monocle Band.

Duration:00:54:07

Rainy Days | Sean of the South

7/12/2019
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Sean talks about the simple pleasures of sitting on a porch, and listening to rain. Music by Beg Steal or Borrow.

Duration:00:44:29

Homegrown Tomatoes | Sean of the South

7/5/2019
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Celebrate the Fourth of July with music, stories, and homegrown tomatoes. Sean delivers a tale about the red fruit that makes the world a better place. Music by Unspoken Tradition.

Duration:00:46:47

Homecoming | Sean of the South

6/28/2019
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The Sean of the South Podcast makes its summer return, and Sean delivers the story of a funeral for an unexpected furry friend. Music by Trout Steak Revival.

Duration:00:47:01

75th Episode | Sean of the South

3/21/2019
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Celebrating 75 episodes, which nobody thought was possible, and the story of Sean's humble beginnings. Music by the British bluegrass legends of Clark Zuppardi Hartley.

Duration:00:46:51

Church Lady | Sean of the South

3/15/2019
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Sean tells the story of an elderly woman who embodies the bygone era, and of the nostalgia surrounding that world. Music by Sean's friends, the Chatham Rabbits.

Duration:00:37:21

Lower Alabama | Sean of the South

3/8/2019
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Celebrate Mardi Gras with a trip to L.A., (Lower Alabama) and meet the old people who make the region what it is. Music by the Late Risers.

Duration:00:46:48

Old Kentucky Home | Sean of the South

3/1/2019
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Marriages that endure the years to become precious rarities in today's world. Music by the Gap Civil Old Time Band.

Duration:00:46:55

Cowboys | Sean of the South

2/22/2019
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Sean tells the story of a boy who always wanted to be a cowboy, and the colorful trips that lead children into adulthood. Music by the Farmer and Adele.

Duration:00:43:14

I Love You | Sean of the South

2/15/2019
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The end of winter is nearing, Sean tells a tale of weddings, and those who become the great loves of our lives. Music by the Carolina Blue Band.

Duration:00:44:27

Always on my Mind | Sean of the South

2/7/2019
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Sean delivers the tale of strangers meeting on a highway, and the Georgia two-lanes that lead toward destinations unknown. Music by the Chatham Rabbits.

Duration:00:45:36

Bless Their Hearts | Sean of the South

2/1/2019
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Sean recalls how he started telling stories, and his simple beginnings, and the unlikely friends who pointed him onward. Music by Hank and Pattie and the Current.

Duration:00:44:19

Baptist Fried Chicken | Sean of the South

1/25/2019
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Life, love, and fried chicken shared in fellowship halls of rural America. Sean delivers the tale of what it means to attend a potluck. Music by the Price Sisters.

Duration:00:44:31

Daddy's Guitar | Sean of the South

1/18/2019
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An old instrument, and the sentimental value it holds. Sean tells the story of the guitar he plays, and how he almost lost it. Music by the Sowell Family.

Duration:00:42:19

Forgive Me | Sean of the South

1/11/2019
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It's the time of year for resolutions, Sean delivers a story about accidental meetings with people you once knew. Music by the Hot Club of Cowtown.

Duration:00:44:56

My Little Sister | Sean of the South

1/4/2019
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A story about growing up, and about the siblings who help us do it. Sean delivers the story of being a big brother. Music by Big Cedar Fever.

Duration:00:44:51

A New Year | Sean of the South

12/28/2018
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Sean delivers the story of a new year, an Episcopal church, and a few people he's known. Music by Steam Machine.

Duration:00:41:51

Charlie Brown Christmas | Sean of the South

12/20/2018
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The spirit of Christmas can be found in shopping malls if you are lucky, or in a group of singing children if you are even luckier. Music by the Savannah Children's Choir.

Duration:00:43:53

Silent Night | Sean of the South

12/14/2018
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The story of a Christmas remembered, and the candlelights that make it worth remembering. Music by the Corn Potato String Band.

Duration:00:44:10

Christmas Angels | Sean of the South

12/7/2018
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A tale of kindness at Christmas, and the unlikely heroes who are thoughtful enough to make the holiday what it is. Music by Martha Spencer.

Duration:00:43:05