17 Reasons Why My Heart Will Always Be In Mississippi
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published April 20, 2016
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
With so many stereotypes about the state and its residents, Mississippi gets a lot of flack and is often times unfairly (and inaccurately) judged. But us residents know the truth about the state. Whether born here or a transplant, there’s no denying there are a ton of reasons to love Mississippi; here are just a few of them.