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NC writer talks new book ‘Seasons of a Magical Life’

Aug. 29, 2021 00:14 AM EDT

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — ”(Writing) is just what I do,” said H. Byron Ballard, the self-proclaimed “Village Witch” of Asheville. Ballard, who has written six books, published her latest, “Seasons of a Magical Life: A Pagan Path of Living” in July. She has been...

Silenced by COVID, mariachi Mass returns to Tucson cathedral

Aug. 21, 2021 11:52 AM EDT

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A blast of festive trumpet flourishes and guitarrón bass breaks the solemn hush of Mass on a torrid August desert morning. Decked out in gold-embroidered suits, nine musicians pick, strum and trumpet the entrance hymn under tall stained-glass windows. ...