Chris Jay is a lifelong resident of northwest Louisiana, having lived in Springhill, Natchitoches and Shreveport. A graduate of Centenary College of Louisiana, he blogs about Shreveport-Bossier’s culinary scene and also makes weekly posts about upcoming events at www.20x49.com. He also writes a weekly e-newsletter and creates videos and podcasts about food and drink in northern Louisiana at www.StuffedandBusted.com. Chris co-hosts All Y'all podcasts and live events with his partner and wife, Sara Hebert.
September 3rd, 2019 | 26 mins 12 secs
The second installment in an ongoing series, this episode of Exit Interviews features Ashley Johnson and Ari Butler, both of whom have recently relocated from Shreveport, Louisiana to Connecticut. The Exit Interviews series features candid conversations with former Shreveport-Bossier residents about how living here shaped their lives and what lead to their decision to relocate.
August 12th, 2019 | 28 mins
You can tell a lot about someone from the way they treat the animals in their lives. When storyteller Cristal Willcox's beloved cat Kashmir passed away, her friends gathered for the kind of midnight funeral that could only take place in Louisiana.
August 5th, 2019 | 18 mins 42 secs
Like the t-shirt says: Y’all Means All. Since our first live event, All Y’all has prioritized the inclusion of LGBTQ voices. This past June, Sara from All Y’all took part in StoryCorps’ Stonewall OutLoud project, helping gather stories from LGBTQ elders in Shreveport including Randy Moulder, Deborah Allen and David Radford.