Dear Harlan,

Buddy is the husband of oil painter, Kathie Odom. His habits include letter-writing, talking about himself in third-person and over-using hyphens. Sometimes I find it hard to gather words sufficiently. But I decided long ago not to let ... Read More...

Dear Mrs. Browning

Written by Buddy Odom Dear Mrs. Browning, It has been some forty-plus years since high school graduation, and I think of you. What a love you had for Latin! Your petite and brittle frame would slowly shuffle past our desks as we ... Read More...

Dear Dad

This article is part of our Painting Partners series and is written by Kathie’s husband, Buddy Odom. Dear Dad, It has been over forty-five years since you passed away, and I have never written you. Not because I don't know your address, ... Read More...