Coal Miner’s Granddaughter

I woke up with the song Coal Miner’s Daughter in my head.  I’m actually a coal miner’s granddaughter from southeastern Ohio. My coal miner was actually from Kentucky which helps me to understand the migration described in Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance. I’ve had a pleasant week sifting through my mother’s dusty treasures in preparationContinue reading “Coal Miner’s Granddaughter”