Sherry Chandler has written Dance the Black-Eyed Girl (nominated for the Kentucky Literary Award in poetry) and writes regularly on her blog.
In New Directions to point your mouse in 2006, she does a Kentucky version of this Hitchhikers Guide.
In First Footers, she writes
And when midnight struck, you wanted the first person over your threshold, the First Footer, to be the darkest person you knew. A dark first footer brought luck for the new year.Be sure to read the full post on this tradition!
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