rafterlogoNewly formed band called the Common Taters  — get it? — making uncommonly good music as they rehearse at Rafters, a St. Simons Island, Ga., bar and music venue.

Young woman hitching a ride north on I-95 at exit 106 in Savannah while a young man sits nearby on their duffel bags. She holds a hand-lettered sign: “I don’t bite.”

Headline in the Brunswick, Ga., News over a letter about an incident at a Jekyll Island wedding: “Person who stole bride’s shoes should be ashamed.”

Editor’s note: Have you seen a good street scene? Eleanor Ringel Cater, Jim Walls and Bootsie Lucas are among those who have. Send yours to [email protected]

Keith Graham

Keith Graham

Keith Graham was among the recipients of the prestigious Stella Artois prize at the 2010 Edinburgh Festival. Named for a blind piano player, he is also well known for always giving money to street accordion players. A quotation that he considers meaningful comes from the Irish writer Roddy Doyle: "The family trees of the poor don't grow to any height." In addition to contributing to Like the Dew, Keith frequently posts quotations and links and occasionally longer articles at http://tartantambourine.com/