By Peter B. Gallagher Peter B. Gallagher is a writer of story, song, poem and legend who lives in St. Petersburg, Florida. He has documented his experiences in the Old South, where he was born, and in the New South, where he lives now, since the 1960s. Swamp buggies once roamed over South Florida anywhere … Continue reading Last Stand of the Swamp Creatures Takes Place in Collier County

Dec 31, 2016
Buddy Martin

By Peter B. Gallagher Peter B. Gallagher is a writer of story, song, poem and legend who lives in St. Petersburg, Florida. He has documented his experiences in the Old South, where he was born, and in the New South, where he lives now, since the 1960s. When Seminole medicine man Bobby Henry has to … Continue reading Bobby Henry: Seminoles’ Main Man of Medicine

Dec 30, 2016
Buddy Martin

MOCCASIN GAP — Frank Bradley credits his long life to hard work, homemade sausage and buttered grits. At 84, he is still willowy, still a tough old cob with a bone-crushing handshake. • Sometimes, just to keep his cardiologist happy, he eats Cheerios for breakfast. But not every day. He’s a Florida boy. One day … Continue reading At the old-timey Bradley’s Country Store, the grits are fresh and Florida history keeps turning

Dec 22, 2016
Jeff Klinkenberg