July 10, 2011 Read the full article →
Between writing about Scarlett the other day and finally reading The Help, I’ve had Southern names on the brain. Kathryn Stockett’s characters answer to names like Raleigh, Constantine, Eugenia and Mae Mobley – the “Southern double name” idea referenced by Nicole Kidman when explaining that her youngest daughter is called Faith Margaret, not just Faith. […]
April 21, 2011 Read the full article →
He’s an upbeat Irish surname made famous by a fictional, hard-edged cop. Thanks to Amanda for suggesting Callahan as our Baby Name of the Day.