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10 Things People From Small Town Arkansas Want To Keep Secret

If you’re a small town Arkansan, don’t worry. I’m not actually going to reveal all your secrets. I’m a small town gal myself, and I’m not even going to reveal my secrets. However, there’s something that needs saying, and that something is that we’d prefer tourists and city folk continue to hang out in places where lots of people are already hanging out. There are some places in our small hometowns that we’d rather keep all to ourselves and not even our fondness for hospitality can change the fact that we’d prefer not to share them. Below you’ll find 10 secrets we’re all keeping.

For small towns in Arkansas where everyone knows your name, click here. To read about things you know if you went to high school in small town Arkansas, try this one.

J.B. Weisenfels
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.