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Photos and story by Allison Borrell / Contributing Writer In the South, taxidermy has traditionally been associated with the hunting and mounting of animal trophies. But with the rise of oddity shops and contemporary artists, the art of taxidermy is becoming the core of the practice. Hail Dark Aesthetics is Nashville’s version of an oddity …

Photos and story by Allison Borrell / Contributing Writer The demand for more natural and organic body and skin care products has been on the rise in recent years, and the Nashville area is no stranger to that. Now, with the opening of a location of Memphis-based company Buff City Soap Co. in Murfreesboro, that …

Laura Spain // Contributing writer Where do ghosts go canoeing? The fun answer to this question is Lake Eerie. For locals; however, it’s Caney Fork River. This year Canoe the Caney has revamped and remodeled its historic ghost tour, complete with old trolley rides down to a ’60s military base and a canoe trip over …

Contributing Writer // Mackenzie Meins Though it may sound cliché, walking into Stonekeepers for the first time is truly a magical experience. The environment is rich with pleasant scents and colors. However, the most unforgettable aspect of the shop is the ethereal music that constantly plays in the background. Stonekeepers, located at 111 E. Lytle …