"Local Musician Hopes to Refine New Songs Through Artist Residency"

Goodman said she would be working to hone her own thoughts and feelings about equality and her perception of the exploitation of Southerners and the working class. She said a big message behind her most recent songwriting excursions is an attempt to inspire progressives who are born and raised in the South to remain there and improve their communities, rather than abandon the South for other geographic locations that might more widely share their same ideas.