Blue-Collar Heroes

Blue-Collar Heroes

By Brian Panowich The whole world, man. It’s a hoot. Especially right now, here in Georgia, as I write this. I’m not sure if it’s chaos or tranquility out there, since I’ve been locked up in the house with my kids for a couple months playing Jenga and learning why...
Love, Lies & Loyalty

Love, Lies & Loyalty

By Brian Panowich   Those three “L” words are being used to describe my new novel, Hard Cash Valley, which should be on shelves as you read this, and my editor here at Augusta Magazine was kind enough to let me use this space to give y’all a peek behind the curtain of...
Anti-Social Media

Anti-Social Media

By Brian PanowichIllustration by Michael Rushbrook   So, I did a thing. As of Jan. 1, 2020, I signed off of social media. I closed up shop on Facebook, signed out of Twitter and Instagram, and even let go of my long-standing account on Pinterest. Now, I still...
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Illustration by Kat McCall   The champagne bottles are empty, the confetti is all over the carpet, and we’re starting a brand new rotation around the sun. I bet everyone out there has already started strong on his or her resolutions. The local gyms are booming...