Category: Chatlist Chatters

What is the key to downtown Pittsboro remaining vital and resilient?

By Virginia Penley Pittsboro, NC – I still attend Pittsboro town meetings although it is not as much fun via Zoom as it is in person. George Chatham made some points in his Chatham Chatlist post that rattle my memory…

Okra podcast

chopped natural okra on ceramic plate

By N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – I dearly love okra! Fried or boiled. I can’t even remember as a child being without okra. I know my mother fried it and so did her mother; my father’s mother and probably all…

My annual Christmas letter

person in black long sleeve shirt writing on black board

By N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – That is a good thought, but I can’t ever recall writing an annual Christmas letter to the Chatham Chatlist. Let’s just call it a traditional first try. I haven’t the faintest idea where it…

Best foot forward

By N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – I have always heard that; but never stopped to wonder just how many meanings it has and who still clings to those old sayings. I suppose I have always tried to put my best…

Who reads this stuff anyway?

notebook with blank pages

By. N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – Can’t say just when I started submitting to the Chatlist, but I believe it was around 2004. Not so many pieces way back then, but after 2008 I seem to remember writing more frequently.…